Library names Artist of the Month for June

Marie Frankson has been named the Victoria Public Library's Artist of the Month for June. Frankson has lived in Victoria since 1960 and is very active in the Victoria Art League, having served as its president four times. Her main work now is planning and funding to renovate the Community Art Center, an 1898 Texas Historical Landmark known locally as the Old Farmers Co-op. Other works may be viewed at the Victoria Art League, 905 S. Bridge St.; Victoria Regional Airport Terminal on Foster Field, on Highway 59; Gallery 313 Rio, at 313 E. Rio Grande St.; and the New Braunfels Art League Gallery, at 239 W. San Antonio St. Her work is in collections throughout the state and nationally.