Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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November 8, 2012

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ASHLAND — HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Exhibits

‰Through Nov. 18 — “Harvey Littleton: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Glass Studio Movement.”

‰Through Nov. 18 — “Ghosts.” Work by Katherine Ross.

‰Through Jan. 27 — “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad” from the George Eastman House Collection.

‰Through Feb. 3 and Feb. 23 through Oct. 20 — Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.

‰Through Feb. 17 — Selected paintings from “The Daywood Collection.”

‰Through April 7 — “American Impressionism.” American Impressionists within the permanent collection include: Childe Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Singer Sargent, Frank Benson, W. Elmer Schofield and Arthur Meltzer, to name a few.

‰Saturday through Feb. 3 — Curator’s choice: Barrie Kaufman.

Events

‰Friday, 5:30 p.m. —  Opening reception and 60th anniversary celebration of the Huntington Museum of Art and curator's choice: Barrie Kaufman.

‰Nov. 27, 7 p.m. —  Opening reception for “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad from the George Eastman House Collection” and Tuesday Tour.

‰Dec. 2, 1 to 4 p.m. —  Holiday open house.

For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.

JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

Jesse Stuart Foundation preserves the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart and other Kentucky and Appalachian writers.

‰The JSF Regional Readers book group meets the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. November’s selection is “Christmas at Harrington’s” by Melody Carlson. The book group is open to all.

‰The Jesse Stuart Room features Stuart memorabilia, rare books and collectible items.

‰The Leming Art Gallery features works by area artists and photographs by William “Pictureman” Mullins.

‰The JSF Bookstore offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; pottery; gift items; Mom Blakeman’s Creamed Pull Candy; and Ruth Hunt’s“Blue Monday candy bars; assorted and sugar-free chocolates; and bourbon balls. Also featured are books in the “Images of America” series of local pictorial histories.

‰The Young Readers’ Corner features Jesse Stuart’s junior books as well as books for children by Billy C. Clark and other regional authors; books in the “Childhood of Famous Americans” series; and resources for teachers of reading.

The Jesse Stuart Foundation is at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call (606) 326-1667, visit jsfbooks.com, or friend us on Facebook.

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