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ABERDEEN, Wash. - An Art show coming to the Aberdeen Timberland Regional Library December first will feature former Aberdeen High School Teacher Robert Hunter's Visual Stories. The former art teacher of Kurt Kobain taugh at Aberdeen High from 1979 to 2005, and said that one piece, titled "The Legend of Kurt Cobain" is the only work he's created on his former student. The show "Visual Stories" will run for two months at the Library, and Hunter says most of the pieces are for sale - with a percentage of sales to be donated to the Kurt Cobain Memorial Fund to assist in the building of a Grays Harbor Youth Center.
ABERDEEN, Wash. - An art show entitled “Visual Stories” featuring the works of Robert Hunter will open Wednesday, December 1, 2010 and run through January 31, 2011 at the Aberdeen Timberland Library.
An artist’s reception will be held December 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the gallery area at the Market Street entrance to the library. Robert Hunter was a visual arts instructor at Aberdeen High School (AHS) from 1979 until 2005. His awards include a fellowship to the Rhode Island School of Design, The Governor’s Centennial Award, The Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Education, and the first instructor to be recognized by the Renaissance Program at AHS as “Teacher of the Month.”
The art show features new abstract paintings and photo montages begun over a year ago by Mr. Hunter.
A stroll down First Avenue in the heart of Seattle takes you by the Seattle Art Museum and the notable “Working Man” statue. A large poster gallery faces the avenue, featuring posters for current and coming exhibits. Recent posters are for exhibits on Alexander Calder, Andy Warhol, Kurt Cobain, and Pablo Picasso.
In case you’re keeping score that’s two for Grays Harbor, one for Pittsburg, and one for Spain.