Annual Juried Art Exhibition Opens

Monday, April 7, 2008

The University of West Georgia and the Department of Art will host their Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition from April 7 – 24 in the Main Gallery of the Humanities Building. An opening reception and awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, April 10, at 5 p.m. at the Main Gallery.  The event is free and the community is invited to attend.The University of West Georgia and the Department of Art will host their Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition from April 7 – 24 in the Main Gallery of the Humanities Building. An opening reception and awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, April 10, at 5 p.m. at the Main Gallery.  The event is free and the community is invited to attend.

Student artists submitted their work and those pieces chosen for display will be judged and awarded by a guest artist. Exhibited works are priced by the artists and available for purchase.

Juror for the event will be Allen Peterson. Peterson, who recently had his exhibit on display at UWG, is a sculpture professor at the Savanna College of Art and Design in Atlanta.

The Main Gallery is located in the Humanities Building and is open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 678-839-6521.