BRATTLEBORO, Vt. – Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS), southeastern Vermont’s community mental-health agency, is hosting a month-long art exhibition at The Robert H. Gibson River Garden in Brattleboro, Vermont. This event is being held in honor of the agency’s 50th anniversary in order to honor half a century of creating meaning, inspiration, and empowerment in the community.
The art show encompasses a wide range of two-dimensional artwork. Photography, painting, drawing, mixed media, and print making are all well represented in this expansive show. Viewers have the opportunity to see the work of over 60 artists, professionally trained and outsider artists alike. The exhibition represents a wide range of life experiences which illustrate the diversity of the HCRS community.
HCRS’ art exhibition will be on display at the River Garden through November 29. The River Garden is open from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily. In addition, HCRS will be hosting a reception on Friday, Nov. 17, from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the River Garden. The community is invited to attend.
This art show was organized and displayed by volunteers who are committed to the mission and values which guide HCRS.
Founded in 1967, HCRS is a non-profit, community mental health agency serving Vermonters in Windham and Windsor counties. HCRS serves over 4,500 individuals every year through its mental health, substance abuse, and developmental disabilities programs. The Agency provides holistic care for clients, supporting them with employment, housing, transportation, and other social service needs. Visit www.hcrs.org for more information.