502 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy
Maryville, TN 37804
Troy Brown, children’s book author and illustrator, will serve as the Maryville College Division of Fine Arts’ artist-in-residence Feb. 25 through March 1.
His illustrations will be on display in the Clayton Center for the Arts’ Blackberry Farm Gallery and William “Ed” Harmon Gallery through March 1.
Brown will give a professional artist talk on Mon., Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. in the Clayton Center for the Arts’ Harold and Jean Lambert Recital Hall. A reception for his exhibit will follow the lecture in the gallery. The lecture and reception are free and open to the public.
While on campus, Brown will host workshops with Maryville College art and design students. Brown also created a special edition print in honor of Maryville College’s Bicentennial. A limited number of prints will be available for purchase.
His children’s books include Lois & the Red Balloon, Xavier’s Book of Sometimes, Feathers, and Them Bullies. The books can be purchased through his website, www.brownsugarpress.com.