Recent News & Happenings
January 2012: Jerry Kirk was commissioned by singer-songwriter and recording artist Geoff Robson to paint the cover image for his newest CD, 'Just a Touch'.
December 2011: Jerry Kirk and his art was featured in a story by The Charlotte Observer Newspaper. Click on the link to read online: 'Charlotte Painter Started Creating Early'
December 2011: Jerry Kirk's painting, 'The Blowing Rock', was used as the cover image for the Town of Blowing Rock's Yearly Calendar. The painting was selected by the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce and it's the first time in the calendar's long history that a painting was used instead of a photograph.
RECENT EXHIBIT: November 4 - December 2, 2011 - 'Beneath The Canopies of Trees: Paintings of North Carolina' solo exhibit at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery. Opening reception: Friday, Nov. 4
August 20 - Sept. 22, 2011 - 'CHICKEN!' group exhibit at Genome Gallery in Charlotte.
August, 2011 - Jerry Kirk's paintings are now represented in the Charlotte area by Charlotte Fine Art Gallery
May 14, 2011 - Kirk will be selling Paintings & prints at the annual 'Art in the Park' Festival in Blowing Rock, NC
April 16 - 17, 2011 - Kirk will be selling Paintings & prints at the 'Kings Walk' Art Festival in Charlotte, NC
October, 2010 - Jerry Kirk was commissioned to paint a portrait of the legendary beach music group, 'General Johnson & The Chairmen of the Board' for ROCKS magazine.
June 25 - August 1, 2010 - Jerry Kirk exhibited works in the 'LIneage of NoDa' invitational at the Adam Ramsey Miller Gallery in Concord, NC. The exhibit payed homage to and featured several of the original NoDa Artists who helped to develop the Charlotte area into an historic art district.
October, 2009 - Jerry's painting 'Summer Woods' was accepted into 'Carolina's Got Art', an annual juried invitational that strives to recognize the best artists in North and South Carolina. The exhibit was held at the Atherton Mill in Charlotte and the juror was New York City Art Critic Brice Brown.
May - June, 2009 - Jerry was invited to exhibit a retrospective of his paintings in a solo exhibit at the Guigan Gallery, Art Institute of Charlotte, NC
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