Wendell Minor is a popular, award winning author and illustrator. His work has been exhibited throughout the country in various venues including the Norman Rockwell Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the New Britain Museum of American Art. The artist's portrait of President Harry S. Truman for the cover of David McCullough's Truman is in the permanent collection of the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C.
Minor has received many prestigious awards, including the Cook Prize, ALA Booklist Children's Choices, and Smithsonian's notable books for children.
The exhibit and sale will continue during normal library hours through September 5th. An opening reception will be held on Saturday July 25th from 2-4pm.
Upcoming Art Exhibit: