News release from the University of Saint Francis:
Ceramic Artwork to be Displayed at USF
(September 17, 2015) â€” The University of Saint Francis will present “SURFACE: Contemporary Ceramic Imagery” in the John P. Weatherhead Gallery in the Mimi and Ian Rolland Visual and Art Communication Center on the USF campus, 2701 Spring Street. The exhibit will be on display from October 24 through November 24 and an artist reception will be held on Saturday, October 24 from 6 to 9 p.m.
This exhibition features works by Bede Clark (Columbia, Mo.), Grace Sheese (Bloomington, Ill.), Justin Rothshank (Goshen, Ind.), Steven Hansen (Berrien Springs, Mich.) and Jenni Brant (Decorah, Iowa). These ceramic artists are creating surface imagery on their work using a variety of techniques including hand-drawing, slip decoration, hand-painting and decal application.
The exhibition is free to the public. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, 1-5 p.m.
More information about gallery events can be found at art.sf.edu.
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About the University of Saint Francis
The University of Saint Francis is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2015. Founded in 1890 as a comprehensive university in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, USF offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, the university designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. The university will open a Downtown Fort Wayne Campus in the fall of 2016 that will feature business, entrepreneurship and music technology programs. Currently 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF for its academic excellence.