(Oct. 8, 2010)--UTSA, Radius Gallery and Joan Grona Gallery will host an exhibit of photographs, "Culture Diversity: New Works by Ricardo Romo," through Nov. 30 at the Radius Gallery in downtown San Antonio.
>> Free and open to the public, an opening reception is 5:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 8. All proceeds from the sale of the photographs by UTSA President Ricardo Romo will benefit the UTSA-Fox Tech Scholarship Fund.
Curated by Arturo Almeida, curator of the UTSA Art Collection, the exhibit features photos taken over the last four years by the UTSA president. Impressed by the range of cultures, Romo took the photographs during visits to China, Israel, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Spain and Turkey.
Radius Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. The gallery is at 106 Auditorium Circle, Suite 125, San Antonio, Texas, 78205.
For more information, contact Arturo Almeida at 210-458-4983.
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