McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK


July 18, 2012

SOFA art gallery announces its Grand Opening

McALESTER — The grand opening of Southeastern Oklahoma Fine Arts Art Gallery is to take place at 30 E. Choctaw Ave., Friday, starting at 6:30 and ending at 9 p.m. in the Galleria Building, sharing an entrance with Interior Resources, according to Anita Caldwell Jackson and Theresa Renegar of SOFA Art Gallery, there will be live music, food, drawings for art-related items, and “a little wine to top things off.”

“Of course we support all arts,” Jackson said. “We will have some local bands and musicians play background music.”

However, she said the gallery is a visual arts gallery. There are art such as paintings, photography, pottery, jewelry, sculptures and photography.

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