Growing up in Peoria, Illinois, Associate Professor Will Scheibel didn’t have access to many foreign or indie films found in art houses. But, as a teenager working at a library and video store, what he did have available to him was a…
‘Best of Foundation’ Features Art and Design Student Work
Art and design students in the College of Visual and Performing Arts’ (VPA) first-year foundation program are exhibiting their work in “Best of Foundation 2015” through Wednesday, March 4, at J&J Smith Gallery, 117 Smith Hall. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
“Best of Foundation 2015” features drawing; digital, two-dimensional works; collage; sculpture; video; and design work. A reception will be held on Thursday, Feb. 19, from 6:30-8 p.m. and will include presentations of work by Keith Messinger ’18 (music/digital media) and Chao Huang ‘18 (interactive sculpture).
The foundation program is a prerequisite for the bachelor of fine arts and bachelor of industrial design degree programs in VPA’s Department of Art and Department of Design.
For more information about the exhibition, contact Juan Juarez, associate professor, at email@example.com.