Richard Stephen will take viewers of his art back to the basics.

On Thursday, Sept.19, Sobobo Gallery will have an exhibit reception starting at 6:30 p.m. for Stephen, September's artist. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Arte, Inc. in New Haven, and is vice president of the Milford Arts Council.

Sobobo Gallery is located at 42 Naugatuck Avenue in Walnut Beach. Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.; and Monday through Wednesday by appointment.