New art space to open in White Rock

The Golden Cactus Studio, headed by Chris MacClure and Marilyn Hurst is set to open June 1.

Chris MacClure and Marilyn Hurst’s Golden Cactus Studio, 15177 Russell Ave. (across from the whale mural) will celebrate its grand opening with a preview Friday, June 1, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., and a two day open house (June 2-3, 1-4 p.m.)

The painters are recently returned to White Rock from a successful 13-year gallery venture in Mexico. Joined by their studio partner, glass and multi-media artist Trish Pollock, they’re looking forward to meeting with the public and fellow artists at the new studio, which they’d like to see become a hub of White Rock’s evolving uptown arts scene.

As part of ongoing activities they will also hold a weekly drop-in for artists every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the studio, with a standing invitation to “come by and share ideas, inspiration and camaraderie.”

 

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