IWU News Advisory
Contact Leslie Boelter 309/556-3181
February 8, 2005
Event: Illinois Wesleyan University presents the 18th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition
Date: Feb. 15 - March 4
Opening Reception: 4:00-6:00 p.m., Feb. 15 (Tuesday)
Mon.-Fri. 12:00-4:00 p.m.
Tues. 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Sat. and Sun. 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Location: Merwin and Wakeley Galleries, Ames School of Art, 6 Ames Plaza West, Bloomington
Admission: Free and open to the public
Background: Illinois Wesleyan's 18th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition will display
the work of IWU School of Art majors and minors. The studio art program will be fully
represented at the show, including painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design,
photography, ceramics, sculpture, and kiln-fused glass. The IWU art faculty will jury
Among the awards presented will be the President's Award given by IWU President Richard
F. Wilson, the Directors Award given by Director of the School of Art Miles Bair,
the Paintin' Place Awards given by the Paintin' Place Art Supply Store in Normal,
and the IWU Career Center Purchase Award, which will be displayed in the University
Career Center office. The awards will be presented at 4:30 p.m. at the opening reception.
Contact: For more information, contact Gallery Director Jennifer Lapham at 309/556-3391.