February 3, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – On Tuesday, Feb. 8, Illinois Wesleyan University’s School of Art will host the 23rd Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition. The exhibit will run until Tuesday, March 23.
A reception will be will be held in the Merwin and Wakeley Galleries of the Ames School of Art (6 Ames Plaza West, Bloomington) on Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
All events are free and open to the public.
The exhibit will feature the work of Illinois Wesleyan art students, both majors and minors alike. Various mediums of art will be represented, including: painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, photography, ceramics, sculpture and glass.
The Hansen Center Purchase Award, the May Alumni Award, the National Hall Residence Honorary Purchase Award, the President’s Award and the Director’s Award will be presented to students on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 4:30 p.m. in the galleries.
Regular gallery hours are Monday through Friday from noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday evenings from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
For additional information, contact Carmen Lozar, director of the Merwin and Wakeley Galleries, at (309) 556-3391.
Contact: Kristin Fields, ’12, (309) 556-3181