Faculty Art Exhibit Opens at Prichard Art Gallery Dec. 7

Monday, December 3 2012

MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery will present its annual faculty art exhibit, which is a celebration of faculty members' creative contributions in the community. The exhibit will be on view from Dec. 7 through Jan. 26, with an opening reception on Friday, Dec. 7 from 5-8 p.m.

Works by faculty from the university's College of Art and Architecture are featured in the exhibition. Media include photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed media, books, architectural studies, furniture, product design and design plans. The artists and designers will present a variety of styles ranging from representational to abstract, and modern to post-modern traditions.

“The college faculty continues to evolve and change. This exhibit extends to the emeriti and affiliated faculty as well as introducing new faculty,” said Roger Rowley, director of the Prichard Art Gallery. "Bringing together the varied interests and expertise represented in the faculty is always a thrill.”

The faculty exhibit not only showcases the professors' work, but also informs students, the university community and the Moscow community about the research faculty are conducting in art.

Participating faculty include: Miranda Anderson, John Anderson, Bill Bowler, Matthew T. Brehm, J. Casey Doyle, Rachel Fujita, Clemente Garay, David Giese, Elizabeth Graff, Lynne Haagensen, Stacy Isenbarger, Delphine Keim, John Larkin, Sally Graves Machlis, Wendy McClure, Román Montoto, D. Nels Reese, Randy Teal, Greg Turner-Rahman, William Woolston and George Wray.

This exhibit is open to the public and refreshments will be provided at the opening reception on Dec. 7. The Prichard Art Gallery hours are: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; it is closed on Monday. The gallery, an outreach facility of the University of Idaho, is located at 414/416 S. Main St. on the corner of Fifth and Main streets in downtown Moscow. Admission is free. Additional information is available at www.uidaho.edu/caa/prichardartgallery.
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