Abstract artist Peters has 2 hometown solo shows

Posted: July 9, 2017 at 1:55 a.m.

Sammy Peters’ 2017 painting of oil and mixed media on canvas, Observation: presence; revealed, is part of the retrospective “Sammy Peters: Then & Now” at the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies. The work is 60 by 48 inches.

Sammy Peters’ 2017 painting of oil and mixed media on canvas, Observation: presence; revealed, is part of the retrospective “Sammy Peters: Then & Now” at the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies. The work is 60 by 48 inches.

"Painting ... always painting."

Tentative: underlying; spaces is a 2013 oil and mixed media on canvas. The 60-by-72-inch work is part of Little Rock artist Sammy Peters’ works in “So...

An acrylic and duco on masonite work from 1963 by Sammy Peters is titled The Name’s Not . The 42-inch-by-60-inch painting hangs at the Butler Center f...

Sammy Peters

“Sammy Peters:

Then and Now”

Through Aug. 26, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, 401 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock

Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday

Info: www.butlercenter.org, (501) 320-5790

“Southern Abstraction”

Through Aug. 12, Greg Thompson Fine Art, 429 Main St., second floor, North Little Rock

Works by Sammy Peters (including a mini-show in the viewing room), Pinkney Herbert, Robyn Horn, Dolores Justus, more

Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

Info: gregthompsonfineart.com, (501) 664-2787

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