"Uneasy Play," acrylic on canvas by Angela Davis Johnson.

Still shopping for art gifts? The Holiday Art Show, featuring the fellows of Artist INC and the students of Art Connection, will be open 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 19, at 413B Main St. in Argenta. (That’s the other half of John Gaudin’s gallery space. Religious icons by Sylvia Inzerella are on exhibit in 413A.) 

The gallery is also open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; the show runs through Jan. 5. You can also call Donna Hardcastle, executive director of the Argenta Downtown Council, at 993-1234, to see it by appointment.


The show features work by Artist INC fellows from 2013 and 2014, including paintings by Matt McLeod, Emily Wood, Angela Davis Johnson, Sandra Sell, Jon Shannon Rogers, Ray Wittenberg, Julie Holt, Perrion Hurd, Diane Harper, Dominique Simmons, Fran Austin, Robert Bean, Karlyn Holloway, Jeff Waddle, Steven Rockwell, Christie Young, Jennifer Wilson, Lilia Hernandez, Justin Bryant, Brian Elliott, Kelly Furr, Sally Nixon, Morgan Page and Denise White; sculpture by Jeff Waddle, Tod Swiecichowski and Kandy Jones; ceramics by Celia Storey and Chris Massingill; greeting cards by Melissa Kordsmeier, and music CDs by Kelly Franklin and Felice Magendanz Ferrell.