Friday, July 2, 2010
A show titled "Eliza Barchus: the Majestic West" at Kirkman House Museum, 214 N. Colville St., is open for the First Friday ArtWALK and is on view until July 11.
The exhibit features Eliza Barchus' original oil paintings and memorabilia. Visitors can learn about Barchus' life as a successful artist in a time when women were seldom acknowledged as talented fine artists.
The exhibit is free, open to the public and will be on view at Kirkman House during regular operating hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.kirkmanhousemuseum.org.