1978 Maplewood Arts Center in Maplewood will present its 8th Annual Buy Art Now Guys! (BANG VIII) exhibition featuring small scale original artwork by over 40 local and regional artists.
The exhibition will be open on Dec. 7, 8, 14 and 15, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Many of the artists will be present during the exhibit to meet the public and answer questions about their artwork.
1978 is located at 1978 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood.
The artwork featured in BANG VIII will include paintings, photographs, sculptures, prints, ceramics, jewelry, note cards, drawings and more. All artwork for this exhibit is affordably priced for giving and for collecting.
A member’s preview for Friends of 1978 will be held on Friday, Dec. 6, from 7 to 9 p.m. Members will receive a 10% discount on sales Friday night as a way of thanking them for their support.
Anyone interested in becoming a Friend of 1978 is welcome to attend this event and new memberships will be accepted at the door.
20 percent of all sales from BANG VIII will go to 1978 to support the exhibits and community projects presented by the arts center throughout the year.