A patron looks over one of Brad Fountain's (right) period flintlock rifles
detail of "Lakota Scout" oil by Jason Tako
"Copper and Quillwork" oil by Pamela Patrick White
"Cool Breeze" oil by Heide Presse
detail of "Enchanted by the Swirling Motion" oil by H. David Wright
Accoutrement display by Steve Lodding
Artist Wayne Hyde discusses his sculpture with collectors
"Cowboy Consult" oil by Carol Lee Thompson
"The Sanctuary" oil by Mark Kelso
Paintings by Heide Presse
Artist Wayne Fluke (r) discusses his work to attendees
Patrons checking out hand crafted items at History Meets the Arts
Patrons Ken & Linda Grimes with artist Kyle Carroll (right)
Contemporary Eastern Woodland Indian neck knives with porcupine quillwork sheaths
Tim Sanner powderhorn display
detail of "Lewis - Gone for Breakfast" oil by Jerry Bingham
"Lenape" oil by Kevin McDonald
detail of "Scouting for the Fur Company" oil by Kyle Carroll
detail of "High Country" acrylic by Robert Albrecht
"Love Forever" oil by Bryant White
The History Meets the Arts show kicks off Friday night June 8 with the Opening Night Preview Party from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Tickets are required for entry. Some of the original art will be offered for sale on a draw system on Friday evening, with the rest being available on a first come, first served basis. If you like having the first opportunity of acquiring the newest art, this is your time to come. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and wine will be available for preview party attendees.
Friday night admittance will be by ticketed holders ONLY.
Tickets are $35.00 per person and may be purchased at the door, by phoning 1.800.664.9797 or by clicking the button below:
Photo from HMTA 2016 (left to right): John Buxton,
Robert Griffing, Jane Wright, H. David Wright & Kyle Carroll
** New artist for HMTA 2018
‡ New work will be available but artist unable to attend
The HMTA show is held in the Bream Gym on the campus of Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, PA. Plentiful free parking is available directly across the street at the Football Stadium Parking Lot. Entrance to the HMTA show is clearly marked along on West Lincoln Ave.
Map, directions and links to online maps are available in the CONTACT section of the site.
Only for the Friday evening Opening Night Preview Party which is $35.00 per person. Tickets may be purchased online (see above), by contacting HMTA by phone or email, or at the door on Friday evening. Saturday and Sunday are free. A suggested $5.00 one-time donation will be asked of attendees as a fund raiser for PinkOut, a local women's cancer support fund.
Parking is free at the College Football Stadium parking lot, directly across the street from the show entrance. Additional street parking including metered parking may be available on the surrounding streets. Handicap parking is available on site.
Please visit the Gettysburg visitors bureau website at www.destinationgettysburg.com for a complete listing of lodging options, attractions, visits to the Gettysburg National Military Park, restaurants, museums, calendar of events, etc. The visitors bureau may also be reached by phone at (800) 337-5015.
The best way to assist you is to call us toll free at 1.800.664.9797. You may also inquire via email but you can expect quicker response time by phone, especially the week of the show dates.
History Meets the Arts is an invitational show. If you feel your work may compliment the offerings at HMTA, please use the contact form to let us know about yourself. Thank you.