“Painting the Southern Coast: The Art of West Fraser” Book Release and Signings

“Painting the Southern Coast: The Art of West Fraser” Book Release and Signings

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Thursday, July 14, 5 – 7 pm ~ Join us at Blue Bicycle Books, 420 King Street, Charleston, for the official book launch as artist West Fraser discusses and signs copies of his newest art book Painting the Southern Coast: The Art of West Fraser (USC Press, hb., 288 pp, $49.99).
This event is free and open to the public, all are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.

Saturday, July 16, 1 – 3 pm ~ Helena Fox Fine Art, 106 A Church Street, Charleston, hosts a book signing and reception for West Fraser. This event is free and open to the public, all are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Come raise your glass with us and celebrate his book: 4 years in the making, 40 years of painting, a lifetime of appreciating the Southern Coast.

About the book: From the sultry streets of Savannah to the winding waterways and unique environs of the region’s sea islands, the works included offer a view of the land West Fraser loves. Fraser augments his visual tour of the coast with original maps of the region and location coordinates of each painting, enhancing the viewer’s knowledge and appreciation of the region, as well as of Fraser’s artistic gift.

About the author: West Fraser was born in Savannah, Georgia. A true son of the Lowcountry, Fraser has dedicated much of his career to capturing the lush, primordial beauty of the Southeast’s coastal regions that have been altered by man and time.