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Murrysville artist will explore New Horizons at Monroeville gallery show

Patrick Varine
| Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
'Fluid Sunrise,' a 2017 painting by Bob Bickers.
Art by Bob Bickers
'Fluid Sunrise,' a 2017 painting by Bob Bickers.
Bob Bickers of Murrysville. Bickers' landscape oil paintings will be on display at Gallery Space in Monroeville through Dec. 30, 2017.
Bob Bickers of Murrysville. Bickers' landscape oil paintings will be on display at Gallery Space in Monroeville through Dec. 30, 2017.

Murrysville artist Bob Bickers' work will be featured throughout December at Gallery Space in Monroeville.

New Horizons: Landscapes in Oil by Bob Bickers will be on display through Dec. 30 at the gallery, 4000 Gateway Campus Blvd. in Monroeville, in the Monroeville library.

The bulk of the show's paintings are new landscapes and have never been on public display before. Having recently retired from the practice of law, the show also represents Bickers' new explorations as a full-time artist.

Bickers has been creating art professionally for more than three decades, with a background in photography, acrylics and oils. His work has been displayed at venues including the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Ligonier Valley, the Westmoreland Museum of Art, the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center, Murrysville municipal building and previously at Gallery Space.

Bickers is an active member of the East Suburban Artists League and the Pittsburgh Society of Artists.

An opening reception for the show will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 9 at Gallery Space. For more, see .

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-2862, or via Twitter @MurrysvilleStar.

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