Monday, January 14, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College's Department of Communication Studies, Theatre and Art will host the art exhibition, Constructs, Jan. 15 to Feb. 22 at the Foster Art Gallery in Patterson Hall. This exhibition will feature text based sculptures and photographs by artist Scott Hazard. The exhibition is free to the public.
The Art Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Art Gallery hosts six exhibits annually, one of which is the student/senior exhibit in March. Regional, national, and international artists are brought to campus for exhibits and lectures.
Hazard is an artist and educator based in Raleigh, N.C. He attended the California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo to study landscape architecture and received an MFA with an emphasis in sculpture, photography and video from the University of Florida. He is the recipient of an Artist Fellowship in Visual Arts from the North Carolina Arts Council and has exhibited his work at venues such as the Atlantic Center for the Arts, the Appleton Museum, Roanoke College, and Artspace in Raleigh, N.C.
Contact Summer Zickefoose, visiting professor of art, at (724) 946-7267 or email for additional information.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.