Art Gallery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— February 19, 2016

WHAT:          Quad City Arts Art @ the Airport

WHEN:          March 1-April 30, 2016

WHERE:        Quad City International Airport Gallery, 2200 69th Ave., Moline, IL

WHO:             Photography by Karen Austin, paintings by Douglas Rutzen and fused glass by Michelle Rial


Karen Austin presents “Nature in Abstract” a series of photographs featuring local Flora. Austin manipulates the color in her photos resulting in unique and vibrant images of nature.









Douglas Rutzen presents his series of acrylic landscape paintings. Rutzen depicts the play of light reflected in woods, meadows and water surfaces in his richly colored canvases. His paintings are inspired by outdoors trips to the lakes of Minnesota, rural Illinois and the woods of upstate New York.

Michelle Rial is a fused glass artistpresenting works inspired by plants and animals. Her pieces are made using multiple layers of specialized glass pieces, chips and powders; kiln-fired for depth and texture.




Art @ the Airport in The Quad City International airport gallery is easy to find-just across from the gift shop and restaurant and before the security check-point. It never closes and you’ll pay just a dollar for parking.

The Quad City Arts Center Gallery is located at 1715 Second Avenue in the Arts and Entertainment District of Rock Island.  Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Quad City Arts is dedicated to enriching the quality of life in the Quad City region through the presentation, development and celebration of the arts. This gallery and exhibit is generously sponsored by the Quad City International Airport.

Contact:   Dawn Wohlford-Metallo, Visual Arts Director                  
309-793-1213, ext. 108,


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