(Dec. 14, 2010)--The UTSA Department of Art and Art History will host the Fall 2010 B.F.A. exhibition through Thursday, Dec. 16 in the UTSA Art Gallery in the Arts Building on the Main Campus. A large class of 18 new graduates will present a wide range of works in painting, drawing and printmaking, sculpture and ceramics, photography and video. Themes touch upon today's social and cultural climate, experiments with aesthetic possibilities, and personal reverie that encourages new creative thought.
>> Free and open to the public, a closing reception is 3-5 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 16. Free parking will available in lot 8 during the reception.
Artists represented in the exhibition include Daniel Armstrong, Rachel M. Benefiel, Rey Mundo Campos, Bryanna K. Derderian, James M. Dominguez, Jennifer N. Duke, Jenelle Esparza, Jason A. Garza, Leanne M. Herrera, Lorena G. Martinez, Christopher S. McDonald, Risa Morales, Haydee Munoz De la Rocha, Ramon M. Munoz, Andrew W. Perry, Bianca C. Pitman, Kraig D. Van Winkle and James Woodard.
UTSA Art Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday; 1-4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday; and by appointment. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Directions: The UTSA Art Gallery is in the Arts Building on the UTSA Main Campus. From Interstate 10, take exit 557 to UTSA Boulevard. At the second traffic light, turn right onto James Bauerle Boulevard. Turn left onto O'Neil Ford Avenue and then make an immediate right into lot 8. The Arts Building is on the right at the top of the walkway to the center of campus.
For more information, contact Laura Crist at 210-458-4391.
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