Exhibition for new local art

A NEW art exhibition has opened in Maybole showcasing some of the best work from local and national artists.

The Cockburn Gallery, in Maybole, opened its Christmas/Winter exhibition with a private view on Sunday, November 6, and will now be open to the public until January 2012.

Alongside Gordon Cockburn’s diverse exhibits are works from Bellany, John Byrne, Peter Howson and Frank McFadden whose pastels are also on show.

Redbus Art are also featured in this exhibition showing for the first time contemporary works; they were well received by all who viewed them.

Gordon said: “I like to support up and coming artists and I have included original works from young artists in the area.

“I’d like to invite everyone to come along and experience these works.”