Thursday, April 19, 2012
Fine arts students hold showcaseby Leslie Ventura
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Showcasing artwork from the 2011-12 Department of Art Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates, The Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery will present this year’s Bachelor of Fine Art Exhibition, kicking off with the opening reception on April 27. This year’s candidates are Michael Fong, Dany Haniff, Kim Johnson, Xiaojia Lin, Vaughn Meldrum, Karin Miller, Bryant Nguyen, Hillary Price, Javier Sanchez and Wade Vandervort. Each student will present their own individual work that showcases what they have been working on over the past year in the UNLV Fine Arts Program, including a mix of painting, drawing, graphic design, sculpture and photography. The artist statement presentation will be held on April 26 at 5:30 p.m. in CBC Room A112 followed by the opening reception on the following day at 6 p.m. Food and drinks will be available during the opening reception, with the exhibition running through May 16. The Grant Hall Gallery will also feature an installation from April 27 to May 4. In addition to the BFA Exhibition, the UNLV Department of Fine Art’s Annual Juried Student Exhibition kicked off on April 12 and will continue through April 21, also inside Donna Beam. The exhibition features student work in various forms of media from oil paintings to sculpture and photo and resin.
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