Internationally Renowed Muralist to Judge Governor's Art Exhibition

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) For all you artists out there, the Governor's Capitol Art Exhibition for next year is looking for submissions. Entry information is now available on the Wyoming State Museum website . The postmark deadline is September 15th. Now in its seventeenth year, the juried exhibition will be on display January through March at the Wyoming State Museum (2301 Central Avenue in Cheyenne.) This year’s juror is painter and muralist Archie Rand of Brooklyn, New York. Rand's first gallery showing was 50 years ago, when he was only 16 years old. Since then he's had over 100 solo exhibitions, and consulted on Hollywood movies like The Hulk. His 'Sixty Paintings from the Bible' revitalizes the way the Old Testament is translated from Hebrew texts. He is currently Presidential Professor of Art at Brooklyn College. All Wyoming visual artists working and living in the state are invited to enter the art exhibition. For more information, please call (307) 777-7022. The State Museum is open Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. *Photo h/t Brooklyn College // Pitchengine Communities* #county17 #news