Juried Student Art Exhibit to open at Huntington University March 28

FOR RELEASE
2011-03-14
HUNTINGTON, Ind.—The Huntington University Visual Arts department invites the community to come see the 21st Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit beginning March 28 through April 9 in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery on campus.

This is a juried exhibit of works created by Huntington University visual art students during this academic year. Their will be a variety of media on display including paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, computer illustration and web design. The guest juror for the exhibit is Charles Shepard. Shepard is the Executive Director of the Fort Wayne Art Museum.

An award reception will take place at 6 p.m. April 2 in the gallery. Shepard will also be in attendance to give his comments on the pieces selected for the show.

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