Art talk opens Juried Student Exhibition at Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art this Thursday

Renowned artists Tom Crowther and Philip Morsberger will kick off the 2015 GRU Juried Art Student Exhibition award ceremony with an art talk at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 19, in Room 170 of University Hall.

The GRU Juried Student Exhibition 2015 features 34 works by 17 artists in a range of mediums, such as painting, drawing, photography, collage, sculpture, ceramics, and fiber. The invited jurors, Karen Strelecki, director of the Steffen Thomas Museum of Art, and Kristi Jilson, director of the Westobou Festival, made this selection from close to 300 submitted works created by GRU’s talented student artists.

The exhibition will be on display at the Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art from Feb. 17-March 2.

An opening reception in the gallery will follow the art talk and award ceremony.

The event is free and open to the public.

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