'Marty Montag at 95' exhibit on display at Walter Greer Gallery on Hilton Head Island

features@islandpacket.comJune 7, 2013 

Painting by Marty Montag

The Art League of Hilton Head Island presents "Marty Montag at 95: An Artful Life, Portraits in Pastel and Acrylic" from June 4 to 29 at the Walter Greer Gallery in the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. June 6 at the gallery.

Montag was born in 1918 and raised in New York City. He began his art career early, receiving his high school's St. Gaudens award, presented to him by Eleanor Roosevelt. He graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.

His career as a commercial artist spanned five decades in New York, where he specialized in illustration, photographic retouching and full color rendering. He moved to The Cypress on Hilton Head Island in October 2004.

Details: 843-681-2399

The Island Packet is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service