Ceramic sculpture exhibit to display in Wilson Gallery

FOR RELEASE
2012-09-27
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The ceramic sculptures of Brandon Furniss will be on display in the Robert E. Wilson Art Gallery from Oct. 11-30 with an artist reception on from 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 19.

Furniss holds a BFA from Indiana University and a MFA from Kent State University, both with a concentration in ceramics. He is currently an adjunct professor at Huntington University as well as at IPFW and Grace College.

“My work is process-oriented sculpture that has developed from the pottery form and emphasizes the importance of the material,” Furniss described.

The Wilson Gallery, located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts, is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., before and after all MCA performances and by appointment.

The gallery and the gallery talk are free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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