Exhibits and Events
Creative Harvest Regional Art Exhibit.
This special invitational show of talented artists of the region brings a multi-faceted exhibit of two and three dimensional works to the walls of Hopewell Museum. On display through November 16, 2014. Community Opening is Friday, September 12, 5:30-8:30 PM. Sponsored by Stoner Creek Arts. Click here for entry form.
Creative Harvest Art Exhibit Activities for Kids
During September-November, it's all about art at Hopewell Museum! Become an artist yourself and explore Creative Harvest with free kid friendly art projects. Free!
Preview Barrelmane-ia. Thursday, September 18, 2014. 5-7 PM
15 mini-barrels designed by area artists will be on display as part of this year’s Secretariat Festival silent auction. Come and pick your favorite barrel and enjoy free refreshments! PLUS, stop in Sat. Sept 20 from 9-5 at the Secretariat Festival in Legion Park where Hopewell Museum is doing the kids’ activities!
Paris ARTWALK. Friday, September 19, 2014, 5-8 PM.
A look at regional artists’ works throughout downtown Paris and at the Hopewell Museum. Our guest artist is Cate Wagoner. The evening is free with light refreshments.
Claysville & Ruckerville: Paris’ Historically Black Neighborhoods.
Claysville and Ruckerville sprang up following the Civil War as communities for freed slaves. From maps and public lists of the time, we know names and locations of people who lived there and we’ve drawn on community memories to provide details of day to day living. Opens Feb. 2, 2014. On display through December 20, 2014.