Upcoming Gallery Events
SOCA Master’s Program Thesis Exhibition
May 13-June 23, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 13 (6-8pm)
Weatherhead Gallery, Rolland Art Center
Exhibition Run: Monday, May 15 – Friday, June 23
Summer Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-5pm
This exhibition will display works by students that have completed their studio and thesis requirements for a Master of Arts Degree at the University of Saint Francis. Graduating students will include: Leah Chester (photography), Melody Ferrier (graphic design), Kristen Nuefelder (photography), Kasey Wallace (photography).
40th Annual Ventures in Creativity Juried Exhibition
Presented by The Fort Wayne Artists Guild and the University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts
Show opens July 8-August 18
Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm
This annual exhibit of local and regional artists showcases a variety of media including: oil, acrylic, pastel, graphite, watercolor and sculpture. The judge for this year’s exhibition is national landscape artist Carolyn Lewis. She is a signature member of the Oil Painters of America.
Denise Stewart-Sanabria, “Virtual Reality”
September 9 through October 12, 2017
Opening Gala on Saturday September 9 from 6-9pm
Denise Stewart-Sanabria will be creating a gallery installation for her exhibition – VIRTUAL REALITY. She is known for her larger-than-life-size, figure drawings created with charcoal on birch plywood. Each drawing is self-standing which creates a juxtaposition between both 2-D and 3-D space. She will fill the gallery with numerous figures creating a social narrative between the viewing audience and her installation.
Artist Spotlight Gallery:
Katrina Fogarty, “The Habit of Being”
September 9-October 12
This installation will display a 100 ft. charcoal drawing on mylar that will wrap around the main hallway of the Rolland Art Center. The exhibition will also have several recent abstract works by the artist. Fogarty holds a MFA in studio art from Ohio University and a BA in studio art from the University of Saint Francis.