SAVANNAH, GA – June 28, 2017 – Location Gallery will host the opening of Aqua Vista: Life on the Water Art Show from 5-8 p.m. Friday, July 7 at 417 Whitaker St. in downtown Savannah. Proceeds from this show will benefit Ogeechee Riverkeeper.

Aqua Vista 2017 is a small works show focused on “life on the water” across a variety of mediums featuring over 30 artists. Artists featured in this show include Ogeechee Riverkeeper board member Lind Hollingsworth in addition to Karen Abato, Randy Akers, Stacie Jean Albano, Anna Bliss, Lyn Bonham, Angela Burson, Bob Christian, Julia Christian, Lennie Ciliento, Becca Cook, Joy Dunigan, Manda Faye Dunigan, Christina Edwards, Kelley Hagemes, Sassy Hall, Mary Hartman, Farnaz Jahani, Cathy Jarman, Geoff Johnson, Dan Kaufman, Rubi McGrory, Robert Morris, Lara Neece, Lisa Ocampo, Jennylyn Pawelski, Juliana Peloso, Peter E. Roberts, Daniel E. Smith and Lisa D. Watson.

“Our organization’s focus is all about protecting, preserving, and improving the quality of our waters in order to encourage life, recreation and work on the water,” said Ogeechee Riverkeeper Outreach and Water Quality Specialist Luke Roberson. “This art show is a great opportunity to promote our mission with others in the community who also share our appreciation for our beautiful waterways and beautiful art.”

The nonprofit organization Ogeechee Riverkeeper’s mission is to protect, preserve, and improve the water quality of the Ogeechee River Basin. The organization strives to accomplish this mission through their watershed watch program, healthy waters agenda, and hometown waters education.

Location Gallery features group and solo art shows by local Savannah artists. Gallery profits from shows are designated to local nonprofits. The gallery aims to build a better community one art show at a time.

For more information about Aqua Vista 2017, please visit www.ogeecheeriverkeeper.org/event/aqua-vista-art-show-opening/. To learn more about Ogeechee Riverkeeper, please visit www.ogeecheeriverkeeper.org.


– ENDS –