Fall Art Show with Joyce Werwie Perry

A New Technique in Painting…

 

Sewickley Gallery & Frame Shop is happy to announce the featured artist for the Fall Art Show, Pittsburgh native Joyce Werwie Perry! Perry is the owner of le Poire Fine Art Studio in Pittsburgh where she paints and teaches her unique knife technique to a school of oil painters. She was formerly on the teaching staff at Sweetwater Center for the Arts in Sewickley and holds workshops in various locations in the tri-state area.

 

The show will kick off with an Artist Reception THIS WEEKEND from 6-9PM on Friday, September 28th. Her works will be in the gallery through October 20th.

About Joyce

 

Perry is the owner of le Poire Fine Art Studio in Pittsburgh where she paints and teaches her unique knife technique to a school of oil painters. She was formerly on the teaching staff at Sweetwater Center for the Arts in Sewickley and holds workshops in various locations in the tri-state area. Perry is a member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh and former vice president/exhibition chairwoman, and a lifelong resident of Pittsburgh. Her work is in numerous private and corporate collections including PNC corporate offices and Westmoreland Museum of American Art’s permanent collection.

Perry has received several awards from local and national sources, including Douglas Fogle, former curator of contemporary art, Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh; Barbara Jones, curator, Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg; Faith Ringgold, renowned international artist and Caldecott winner; Seton Hill University, Greensburg; Western Pennsylvania Council for the Arts; and Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio.

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