art collectors http://tspr.org en Art Collectors Talk About Favorite Things http://tspr.org/post/art-collectors-talk-about-favorite-things <p>The West Central Illinois Arts Center in Macomb asked art collectors to contribute a piece for display in its new exhibit. The artwork is accompanied by short narratives that explain its significance to the owner.<br /><br />The show is called <em>A Few Of Our Favorite Things</em>. More than 30 works are exhibited. They will remain on display through the end of July.<br /><br />The show includes oil paintings, watercolors, a piece of fiber art and more. The stories explaining why art lovers bought the pieces are as varied as art itself.<br /> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 21:51:19 +0000 Rich Egger 17503 at http://tspr.org Art Collectors Talk About Favorite Things A Few Of Our Favorite Things http://tspr.org/post/few-our-favorite-things <p>The <a href="http://www.wciarts.org/" target="_blank">West Central Illinois Arts Center</a> in Macomb is trying something a little different. Instead of asking artists to display works, it asked collectors to share a favorite piece.<br /><br />The show, which opens Friday, June 22, is called &ldquo;A Few Of Our Favorite Things.&rdquo; An opening reception will be held 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on June 22.&nbsp; The reception is free and open to the public.<br /> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 14:29:15 +0000 Rich Egger 16898 at http://tspr.org A Few Of Our Favorite Things