"Mountain Light" Opening - Friday, June 7 5pm-9pm

"Mountain Light"  Opening - Friday, June 7 5pm-9pm
~ Featuring ~
 Oil Painter/Plein Air Artist
Ed Hatch
Join us at The Little Gallery at 301 Market St, Roanoke VA 24011 (540-206-2936) to meet with  Ed Hatch and see his beautiful new collection of work.  Ed will be here to talk with our guests and The Friends of The Blue Ridge Parkway will be serving up tapas and bubbly during the event! 
The Little Gallery will be filled with many of Ed's beautiful waterscapes and landscapes that chronicle his outdoor adventures.  
This avid outdoors-man and incredible artist has a passion for painting outdoor scenes that include water, such as streams, rivers and Chesapeake marshes.   Widely recognized for his realism in depicting wildlife, Ed is also know for his landscapes of rural areas around the states of Virginia and Maryland.  
Ed's work adorns galleries all over the east coast and many private and corporate collections.  He has been awarded many honors and featured in a number of publications which include: 

2017 - Annual "Birds in Art" Touring Exhibition

2017 - "Birds in Art":  Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum, Wisconsin

2017 - American Impressionist Society "Impressions:  Small Works Showcase", National Juried Exhibition, Randy Higbee Gallery,  Costa Mesa, California

2017 - "Third Acadia Invitational Exhibition", Argosy Gallery, Bar Harbor, Maine

2017 - "American Impressionist Society 18th Annual National Juried Exhibition", Montgomery-Lee Fine Art, Park City Utah

2016 - "Peoples Choice Award" Bath County Plein Air Festival

2016 - "Paul Goodnow Memorial Award" - Bath County Plein Air Festival 

2015 - "American Impressionist Society 16th Annual National Juried Exhibition", Trail Side Gallery, Scottsdale Arizona

2015 - Guest Artist, Argosy Gallery, Bar Harbor Maine

2015 - "Birds in Art":   Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum, Wausau,     Wisconsin

2015 - Southern Living Idea House at Bundoran Farm, Charlottesville,   Virginia (Two paintings)

2014 - "Gold Award" Bath County Plein Air Festival

2014 - Plein Air Magazine, July Issue, "Parallels Between Life and Art"

2014 - 100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic, (Spring 2014),    

2013 - "Gold Award" Warm Springs Annual Plein Air Festival 

2013 - "View Upstream" selected for "Art for the Embassy" collection    at US Embassy in Kosovo

2012 - 100 Southern Artists,  (2009) Published by Schiffer 

2009 - International Artist, (August/September Issue), "Capturing the Luminous Quality of Light"

Partial Corporate Collections List:
Salamander Resort, Middleburg, VA
Country Club of Virginia
US Embassy in Kosovo
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA
Ethyl Corporation, Richmond, VA
The Homestead, Hot Springs, VA
Black History Museum, Richmond, VA
Riddick's Folley Museum House, Suffolk, VA
Wilton House, Richmond, VA
State Capitol, Richmond, VA
Tuckahoe Pavilion of Chippenham Hospital, Richmond, VA
Center Club of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD