Obiora Embry is the artist of the month in October for the “By the Books” series, which is a partnership between the Madison County Public Library and Gallery on Main. Every month a different regional artist is selected with the presentation happening on the second Sunday of the month from 2-3 PM.

Meet the artist:

Sunday, 8 October 2017 from 2-3 PM
Madison County Public Library
507 West Main Street Richmond, KY 40475






Native Lexingtonian Obiora Embry&;son of James/Jim Embry and Deborah Mapp-Embry—is an author, writer, poet, food grower, gardening consultant, and photographer. He is the featured artist at the Rise Above exhibit at Gallery on Main (in Richmond, KY). In this show Obiora will have about 30 photographs that he has taken in Kentucky (Red River Gorge, Frankfort, Lexington, Louisville, Anglin Falls, Greenville), Chicago, Columbus (OH), and Taos (NM). Each of his pieces tell a story and if you are interested in hearing some of the stories, contact Obiora about giving you a personal tour.


Gallery on Main (in the Community Trust Bank Building)
128 West Main Street
Richmond, KY 40475

Gallery Hours:

Monday–Thursday: 8:30 AM–4:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM–5:00 PM

Copyright © 2014–2017 by Obiora Embry.

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