Boomtown Casino & Hotel Bossier and Eagle Distributing of Shreveport partner with Bossier Arts Council - BAC for WAM: (Wine, Art, & Music) on Wednesday, May 10, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. This quarterly event features artwork by local artist John Wagoner, wine tasting, food pairings, and live music. The artwork of John Wagoner will hang at 1800 Prime Steakhouse May 1 to July 31, 2017.
GET TO KNOW OUR ARTIST!!
John C. Wagoner is an Assistant Professor of Art at Bossier Parish Community College in Bossier City, La. He received his Master of Fine Arts in Painting from Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids, Michigan and his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, IA. He has over six years of teaching experience at the college level in foundations (2-D design, 3-D design, and color theory), art history, painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, and managing an art gallery.
Wagoner loves to spread his advocacy of the arts in the community, whether through volunteering, being on committees, being a juror for various art exhibits, and teaching local art clubs about various art topics. He has exhibited his works online and nationwide in New York, Michigan, North Carolina, Iowa, Louisiana and overseas in Florence, Italy. His full exhibition record and additional information can be viewed at www.madeoutofpaint.com. Food and wine pairings are a collaboration by Chef Monday and the award-winning culinary team at 1800 Prime Steakhouse and by Eagle Distributing.