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Friends of Banning Library Present Exclusive Gallery and Art Sale of Renowned Artist Robert Hiram Meltzer

By Linda Page
Friends of Banning Library Community Writer
02/06/2024 at 07:34 PM

The Friends of Banning Library are delighted to announce the upcoming presentation of a Gallery and Art Sale featuring the timeless works of Robert Hiram Meltzer, A.W.S. (1921 - 1987). This special event, set to captivate art enthusiasts and community members alike, will take place from February 1st to February 15th at the Banning Library, located at 21 W. Nicolet, Banning, CA 92220.

The exhibition promises a rare glimpse into the profound artistry of Robert Hiram Meltzer, a prominent figure whose contributions to the art world have left an enduring legacy. His paintings, characterized by a unique blend of technique and emotion, reflect a keen mastery of the craft.

The Friends of Banning Library invite everyone to attend and immerse themselves in the beauty of Meltzer's creations. The exhibition will be open during the following hours:

  • Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: Noon to 5 pm
  • Wednesday: 1 pm - 6 pm
  • Saturday: 11 am to 4 pm

For those seeking a more intimate experience, private viewings can be arranged by contacting

This exceptional event not only offers a cultural treat for the community but also serves a philanthropic purpose. All proceeds from the Gallery and Art Sale will directly benefit the Banning Library, contributing to its continued growth and support for educational initiatives.

The Friends of Banning Library emphasize the significance of community participation and support in preserving the rich cultural heritage encapsulated in Meltzer's artwork. By attending the exhibition or making a purchase, patrons not only acquire a piece of art but also play a crucial role in the sustenance of a vital community institution.

In the spirit of fostering a shared love for the arts and education, the Friends of Banning Library extend a warm invitation to everyone to join this celebration of creativity and contribute to the enduring legacy of Robert Hiram Meltzer. Mark your calendars for this enriching experience, where art and community converge for a cause.