Original Bob Ross Paintings to be Shown in Evansville

Ross paints 'Brown Mountain' in Season 2 Episode 7 of 'The Joy of Painting' - Bob Ross YouTube

The paintings 'A Storm's a Comin' and 'Brown Mountain' will be on display at the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana in July.

Posted: Jun 30, 2021 10:34 AM
Updated: Jun 30, 2021 10:58 AM

Two original Bob Ross paintings will be on display in downtown Evansville in July.

Ross's paintings “A Storm’s a Comin’” and “Brown Mountain” will be on display at the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana (ACSI), which is located at 212 Main St. in Evansville, Indiana.

Bob Ross Paints 'Brown Mountain' and 'A Storm's a Comin''

The two paintings will be on display in partnership with WNIN’s Ross Fest event on July 17, according to the Arts Council.

Ross Fest VIP participants will have first access to view the paintings on July 17, but the exhibition will be open to the public at the Arts Council’s Bower Suhrheinrich Foundation Gallery from July 20 to July 29 during the gallery’s normal business hours and during special gallery hours that will be announced at a later time.

As part of the exhibit, the Arts Council asked local artists to paint portraits of Ross in their own interpretation. Those paintings will be on display in the gallery along with the original paintings created by Ross himself.

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