Rivenbark & Roper Antiques will host the premiere gallery exhibition of Huntsville artist Danielle Day Damson and works by the noted Madison artist Ann Moeller Steverson starting Monday, May 2 and running through Saturday, May 14, 2016.
The incredible exhibition will present works in a most sophisticated manner. The gallery is open Monday through Fridays from 10:00 am -5:00 pm and Saturdays from 10:00am – 1:30pm, The gallery is located at 900 Bob Wallace Avenue, Suites 111-112, Huntsville, Alabama 35801.
Danielle Day Damson
A member of the Oil Painters of America, Portrait Society Cecil Beaux Forum, Portrait Society of America and Women Painters of the Southeast, Danielle enjoys oil painting from life-figures, landscapes, or stills. Danielle is a contemporary artist who is thrilled to see the return to realism movement!
Born and raised in Cincinnati, Danielle Day Damson received a BSID in Product Design from The Ohio State University. Recruited by a Huntsville company after graduation, she worked in product and exhibit design for several years. Danielle left that field but stayed in Huntsville to raise, along with her husband, Deke, their 3 children. Squeezing art in along that journey whenever possible, Danielle has finally returned full-time to her much neglected passion. As a youth, she was honored to receive scholarships to the Art Academy of Cincinnati where her passion for the figure was born. Danielle has spent the past 5 years studying with contemporary masters, some including; Craig Nelson, Michelle Dunaway, Roger Dale Brown, Colley Whisson, Qiang Huang, Seth Haverkamp, Mia Bergon, Daud Akhriev. A member of the Oil Painters of America, Portrait Society Cecil Beaux Forum, Portrait Society of America and Women Painters of the Southeast, Danielle enjoys oil painting from life-figures, landscapes, or stills. Danielle is a contemporary artist who is thrilled to see the return to realism movement! She, along with her 2 partners, has recently opened Protégé Atelier in Huntsville to help fuel that movement.
Ann Moeller Steverson
Ann Moeller Steverson is a contemporary realist oil painter whose work includes portraits, figures and still life and more. A native of Madison, Alabama, Ann began painting in oils at the University of Montevallo in 1999. She graduated in 2002 from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, completing a B.A. with a Fine Arts Concentration. Ann then acquired a Masters of Art Education from Alabama A&M University in Normal, Alabama. Ann recently partnered with two other artists to help co-found Protege Atlelier, where she paints, teaches, and assists in bringing master artist workshops to Huntsville.
Selected Exhibitions & Honors
“International Online Exhibit, Fall 2015”, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society (3rd Place)
“People and Faces”, 3rd Floor West Gallery, Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, (Solo Exhibit)
“Oil Painters Of America 2015 National Salon”, Beverly McNeil Gallery, Birmingham, AL
“Open Doors”, Heritage Hall Museum, Talladega, AL
“Oil Painters of America 24th Annual National Exhibition”, Cutter and Cutter Gallery, St. Augustine, Florida
National Oil & Acrylic Painters Fall Online Exhibit (Best People)
“New Again”, 1st Floor West Gallery, Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, (Solo Exhibit)
86th Grand National Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
Portrait Society of America Portfolio (Honors)
Place Unique Views, Huntsville, (2nd Place)
“Energen Art Competition,” Birmingham, AL
“Restore,” AVA, Chattanooga, TN