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Detail, Art Faculty Biennial 2011 installation showing L to R: Robert Griffith, Steven Alexander, Robert Griffith, Peter Hoffer, and Ruth Koelewyn

Mahady Gallery
Sep 10, 2011 - Oct 09, 2011

Opening Reception: September 10, 6–8 PM
Gallery Talk: September 14th, 3 PM

A multimedia exhibition of current work by Marywood University’s art faculty will be on display September 10th through October 9th in the Mahady Gallery at Marywood University, Scranton, PA. Showcasing the Art Department’s diversity and creative talent, and presented every other year, this year’s gallery exhibition includes over thirty-five full–time and part–time artist–teachers. Exhibited works represent an informative range from traditional approaches to the uniquely innovative in today’s art world. Marywood’s art faculty members actively exhibit their work nationally in museums and galleries, as well as participate in juried and invitational shows and exhibitions.

Marywood Art Faculty Biennial 2011 includes paintings, photography, collage, digital print media, drawings, illustrations, sculpture, ceramics, and mixed media. An artists’ reception will take place on Saturday evening, September 10th from 6–8 PM, accompanied by Doug Smith Jazz Quartet.

Participating Artists: Steven Alexander, Rebecca Arnold, Steven Brower, Ann Marie Castelgrande, Dennis Corrigan, Lisa L. Cyr, Corrie Grant, Robert Griffith, Melanie Hall, Megan Halsey, Lisa Hinkle, Peter Hoffer, Ruth Koelewyn, Sue Jenkins, Peg McDade, Erin L. McMahon, Christine Medley, John Meza, Ted Michalowski, Peter Nardone, Sam Olfano, Kevin O’Neill, Tony Pachick, Collier Parker, Barbara Parker–Bell, Pamela M. Parsons, Joe Piconi, Matt Povse, Sandra Ward Povse, Gina Rice, Skip Sensbach, Brie Taylor–Cha, Ryan D. Ward, Mark Webber, Stephanie Wise, and M. C. Zacharow.                

A gallery talk will take place on Wednesday afternoon, September 14th at 3 PM in the Mahady Gallery, moderated by Art History professors Dr. Susan Brangers and Dr. Linda Dugan Partridge. The talk will provide students and the community with an opportunity to hear the art faculty speak to questions and issues regarding their work, including both the technical aspects of their creative processes and the ideas that inspire their art.

All events, including the reception, exhibition, and gallery talk, are free and open to the public. Mahady Gallery hours are Monday, Thursday, Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM; Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 AM to 8 PM; and weekends from 1 to 4 PM. For further information or directions, contact the Marywood University Art Department at 570.348.6278.

Crown of Thorns by M. C. Zacharow, acrylic on canvas, 9x12"

Detail, Art Faculty Biennial 2011 installation showing L to R: Matt Povse and Peter Hoffer

Detail, Art Faculty Biennial 2011 installation showing L to R: Mark Webber, Skip Sensbach, and Steven Alexander

Everhart Museum Birds On Display: Parrots and Toucans by Pamela Moore Parsons, oil on canvas, 24x20"

Mythic Fool by Steven Alexander, acrylic on canvas, 60x42"

All That We Are Is The Result of What We Have Thought by Sue Jenkins, archival digital print, 18x48"

Satchmo: The Wonderful World and Art of Louis Armstrong (cover detail) by Steven Brower, printed book

Christine Medley, He With The Sun In His Mouth, digital illustration, 22 x 6"

Peter Nardone, Image #5 from Series Mindy's Garden, Ultrachrome print, 16x20"

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