Local artist Marilyn Rea featured in Art Gallery in October
The works of local artist Marilyn Rea are on display from Oct. 1 to Oct. 28 at the Penn State New Kensington Art Gallery.
A native of western Pennsylvania, Rea's style is realism, and genres include nautical scenes, wildlife subjects, landscapes, nostalgic images and digital art. She works in various mediums such as acrylics, pen and ink, portraiture, airbrush, computer and graphic designs. Rea has completed murals for Sadecky Puppets, painted and carved murals for churches, and created wildlife murals, sculptures, and carvings for businesses.
When she is not indulging her creative passion, Rea owns and operates Ye Little Art Shoppe, a gallery and graphic art studio in Kittanning, Pa. In addition, she is active in the community serving as president and chair of the board of directors of the Armstrong County League of Arts.
The exhibit is free to the public. The Art Gallery is open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. weekdays and noon to 5:00 p.m. weekends.
For more information, contact Rea at 724-763-7457 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
For a profile of the artist by Rex Rutkoski of the Valley News Dispatch, visit http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/valleynewsdispatch/living/s_719771.html online.