events

sketches, renderings, and photographs
of stained glass windows
featuring Old Testament imagery
by Irish Artist Ronald Neill Dixon
on exhibit through December 20
with hours by appointment
   
opening reception
Friday, September 20, 2019 from 5 to 7pm
   
the artist
Ronald Neill Dixon is an accomplished
stained glass designer,
born and educated in Ireland.
His works are on permanent display in hundreds
of houses of worship across America.
   

the show
Works on paper depict enduring archetypes
of faith and doubt, fidelity and difficulty.
Large format prints of one of the artist's
earliest windows crown the exhibit.
   
the curator
Annie Dixon is the studio's
project manager & archivist.
She is fascinated by foreshadowing
--in art and in life.
   
the gallery
The gallery, located in the studio,
is open by event or appointment.
A selection of originals, prints, and cards
is posted online.

DIXON GALLERY
323 N Central Avenue
Staunton, Virginia

www.dixon.gallery - 800.619.1112
Parking is available in the Dixon Studio lot
and on the street opposite & nearby.
   
top photo: 'The Spiritual Impossibility of Death
in the Heart of Someone Praying'
by Dixon Studio.
lower photo: stained glass window at
Central UMC in Kansas City, Missouri
by Ronald Neill Dixon
photographed by Bruce Mathews for his book
Windows of Kansas City, 2014.

 

previous events:


   
MADE FOR HEAVEN
A Visual Hagiography

October 2018 - April, 2019
   

the artist
Ronald Neill Dixon is a liturgical designer, born & educated in Ireland.
His works are on permanent display in churches across America.
   
the show
Large & small works on paper depict historic & modern saints.
Halos & a heavenly backdrop are available for saintly selfies.
   
the curator
Annie Dixon is the studio's project manager & archivist.
She is amazed by the saints & amused by contemporary art.
   
the gallery
The gallery, located in the studio, is open by event or appointment.
Works in this show, which are available for sale, are posted online.

DIXON GALLERY
323 N Central Avenue

Staunton, Virginia
www.dixon.gallery - 800.619.1112   

Parking is available in the Dixon Studio lot
and on the street opposite & nearby.

top photo: Mr. & Mrs. Dixon collaborate on 'Made For Heaven.'
Styled after 'Made In Heaven,' starring Jeff Koons & Cicciolina
but clothed and vertical and focused
on the beautiful & the spiritual rather than the banal.

bottom photo: staff & visitors show their saintly sides
with halos and a heavenly backdrop.