News release from the University of Saint Francis:
USF Closer Look Lecture: Grace Sheese
(November 2, 2015) â€” The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts Closer Look lecture series continues with studio artist Grace Sheese on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the USF North Campus Auditorium, 2702 Spring Street.
Sheese will describe her mixed-media ceramic work that is filled with narrative and surface decoration that is both decorative and functional. She has been a presenter and exhibiting artist at the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA). Her work is currently shown in numerous galleries nationally and at her studio in Bloomington, Illinois.
Her work will be on display at USF in the John P. Weatherhead Gallery from October 24 through November 24 as part of the SURFACE: Contemporary Ceramic Imagery exhibition. Sheese’s lecture on November 24 is free to the public.
More information about gallery events can be found at art.sf.edu.
The School of Creative Arts is an accredited school by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
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.