Nature Art Gallery
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
October 5-28, 2012
Ruth Ava Lyons will be the Nature Art Gallery’s featured artist for October. Lyons’ oil paintings and an ongoing body of work inspired by her travels and field studies of oceans, wetlands, national forests and wildlife preserves will be featured in the exhibition, The Road Not Taken.
A Fulbright Fellow, Lyons has exhibited continuously since 1982 in group and solo shows nationwide. She has received several grants and awards, including one from the National Endowment for the Arts and two from the NC Arts Council, and has received Artist Residencies including her most recent residency at Everglades National Park (2011).
Meet Ruth Ava Lyons at the opening reception this Friday, October 5, from
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM.
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences is located at 11 West Jones Street in downtown Raleigh (Directions/Map).
Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9 AM – 5 PM and Sunday 12-5 PM.