Press Release: Guest Curator Announced for 2014 MASTER OF FINE ARTS THESIS EXHIBITION April 5 though May 18
Date: March 7, 2014
Department: College of Visual & Performing Arts
The upcoming Thesis Exhibition includes the creative efforts of 21 UMass Dartmouth MFA degree candidates in the visual arts from across the country and abroad. Work on display will represent disciplines ranging from painting, sculpture, and furniture design to video art, installation, and application software design. This diverse artistic showcase represents the culmination of two to three years of intensive research and preparation. From April 5 to May 18 the large-scale exhibition will be presented in the windows and galleries located on the first floor of the Star Store Campus in historic Downtown New Bedford. The exhibition's opening reception will be held on Saturday, April 5th, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.
Selections from this exhibition will be shown this summer at the Bromfield Gallery in Boston from June 4 to June 28, with an opening reception on Friday, June 6, 6:00 -- 8:30 pm. UMass Dartmouth alumni are invited to a preview reception at 5:00 pm.
Gallery exhibitions are open daily in New Bedford from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and until 9:00 pm during AHA! Nights (every second Thursday each month). All events are free and open to the public.
For publication-quality images and additional information please contact:
University Art Gallery
Viera Levitt, Gallery Director
College of Visual and Performing Arts
715 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740