JASON CRAIGHEAD JOINS FLANDERS GALLERY

The Raleigh gallery will represent the artist in the Triangle region

Jason Craighead, an award-winning artist whose work has been feature in solo and group exhibitions throughout the Southeast, is now represented by Flanders Gallery in Raleigh.

“As an artist, it’s important that your representation reflects your thought processes and philosophy about art,” Craighead said recently. “The Flanders gallery shows and represents only serious artists, and is serious about educating the public about contemporary art. I’m delighted to be associated with Flanders.”

Craighead’s work is currently part of a major group exhibition at the Green Hill Center for NC Art in Greensboro, NC, entitled “Drawing Revisited.” Running through October 21, the exhibit, entitled  “Drawing Revisited,” showcases over 50 North Carolina artists.

An active participant in the North Carolina arts community, he is a member of the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, the first municipal arts commission created in the state.

Owned by Kelly Flanders McChesney, Flanders Gallery currently represents 13 contemporary artists whose work includes installation art, painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, and photography.

Flanders Gallery is located at 302 South West Street, Raleigh, and open Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Other times are available by appointment. For more information, visit www.flandersartgallery.com.

For more information on Jason Craighead, visit www.jasoncraighead.com.

About the artist:
A professional artist for over a decade, Jason Craighead is a recognized leader in the North Carolina arts community. His work has been included in many solo and group exhibitions throughout the Southeastern United States. He has received numerous awards and served as a juror for various art shows. He has been selected as Signature Artist for major charitable art auctions, and his work has been featured in a number of publications, including Artists & Art Galleries of the Southeast. He is also a member of the City of Raleigh Arts Commission and the Raleigh Public Arts Committee. He is currently represented by Broadhurst Gallery in Pinehurst and Flanders Gallery in Raleigh. For more information visit www.jasoncraighead.com.

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