DEMOREST - Abstract paintings by German artist Jurgen Tarrasch will be on display at the Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art in Demorest now through April 3.<br />
A reception and gallery talk with the artist will be held at 6 p.m., Feb. 20. Admission is free, and the MSMA is located at 567 Georgia Street in Demorest. The museum is open from 9 a.m.
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