St. Richard is hosting their third annual Chatham Art Showcase on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6, 2013. This showcase is named after the parish’s founding pastor and art enthusiast, Monsignor Josiah Chatham. The showcase will present an exclusive group of fine artists and contemporary craftspeople from Mississippi and the surrounding states and is held indoors at St. Richard’s Parish Center and surrounding spaces.
The showcase will open with a preview party on Friday, April 5 from 6:30 – 9:00 pm. Tickets for the preview party are $25 and must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door.
The event will continue on Saturday, April 6 with a jazz brunch from 11:30am – 1:00pm. Tickets for the jazz brunch are $25 and must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets can be purchased to both events for $40, a savings of $10.
Saturday will be an open gallery from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm which is free to the public.
Tours of the Sanctuary will be held Saturday afternoon for visitors interested in the award winning design of Biggs, Neal and Chastain, architect.