The Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ and Exhibitors’ Association recently contracted with a local artist named Bob Gray. Mr. Gray is a multi-talented artist known for his keen, brightly-colored, and insightful portrayals of Americana, and Tennessee life and culture. Bob hails from Paint Rock, TN having been reared on his grandparents’ farm without electricity or running water for much of his childhood.
Mr. Gray has an eye for the bright side of life and even though its’ hardships are clearly exhibited, the reward is ever-present. He has been featured in several magazines and galleries during his career and maintains a sharp edge on some of his other artistic talents by writing songs and making guitars.
TWHBEA is proud to sponsor and feature Mr. Bob Gray of Murfreesboro, TN and his artwork in the main office in Lewisburg for the next year and also at our satellite office on the Celebration grounds throughout the 2015 show dates. For more information on show times and dates or artwork availability, call Michael at the TWHBEA headquarters. 931-359-1574 is the main office line.
Mr. Gray’s painting entitled Three Horses™ is being featured on TWHBEA t-shirts on sale soon through the gift shop and his artwork in print made available for purchase at several horse shows, including the Celebration. Mr. Gray will personally be present at the TWHBEA offices to sign purchased artwork on the following dates: 26, 29 August 2015 and 05 September 2015.
Attending the contract signing, and pictured in Lewisburg, TN on Friday morning 19 June 2015, are President Steve Smith, VP of Marketing Ashley Wadsworth, Executive Director Rory Williams, Argent Steve Taylor and the artist, Mr. Bob Gray.