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Fri June 29, 2007
Artist Derrick Riley
By Kate Lochte
Murray, KY – Take a moment and google "drockpress.com," so you ccan see the work of artist Derrick Riley online as we meet the son of John and Debbie Riley of Paducah. The Yeiser Art Center at 200 Broadway in Paducah is exhibiting Riley's large format prints through July 14th. The Yeiser Art Center is open 10 to 4 Tuesdays through Saturdays. After Loan Oak High School, Riley studied at PCC, then earned his BFA from SIU Carbondale. He's pursuing a graduate degree from UK where he is an adjunct professor of drawing and printmaking. This fall he's teaching at Asbury College as well. Riley's work has shown across the country and is in private collections.
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