Senior Exhibition on Display in Mahady Gallery

Published on Wed, April 15, 2009

The Marywood University Art Department and Galleries will present Senior Exhibition and Open House through April 26 in the Mahady Gallery, Shields Center for Visual Arts. The exhibit will feature work from 78 graduating students.

Each student will exhibit one work, while the artwork and portfolios of each student will be on display throughout the various studios and exhibition areas in both the Shields Center for Visual Arts and the Insalaco Center for Studio Arts. The undergraduate group exhibition presents work in the concentrated studies of art education, art therapy, ceramics, graphic design, illustration, interior architecture/design, painting, photography, and sculpture. Intended as a closure experience for graduating art majors, participation in a group exhibition at Marywood University is an art department requirement.

The Maslow Study Galley for Contemporary Art will feature Painting (+): Figurative and Landscape II, and the Suraci Gallery hosts From the Inside: Inmate Art from the Lackawanna County Prison.

Exhibits include:

Art Education: Shauna Carr, New Albany, N.Y.; David Elswick, Hazleton, PA; Justin Hayden, Lake Ariel, PA; Sarah Nied, Bridgewater, N.J.; Amanda Odenwelder, Saylorsburg, PA; and Renae Ravalese, Tobyhanna, PA.

Art Therapy: Akiko Abe, Scranton, PA; Katherine Bedford, Scranton, PA; Pamela Gandolfi, Absecon, N.J.; Jena Garavuso, Uniondale, PA; Kimberly Glogowski, Moosic, PA; Kathleen Guziwicz, Eynon, PA; Erin Hall, Mansfield, PA; Kristin Hartman, Emmaus, PA; Cassandra Piotrowski, Philadelphia, PA; Suzanne Potter, Milford, CT; Teresa Toth,Blakely, PA; and Kelly Ufkin, New Gloucester, ME.

Ceramics: Joshua Wagner, Winfield, PA.

Graphic Design: Christian Baloga, Dallas, PA; Erica Burkit, Danielsville, PA; Jessica Confer, Scranton, PA; Sandra Cupo, Wantage, N.J.; Cynthia Driscoll, Pocono Summit, PA; Amy DuBois, Scranton, PA; Aunie Frisch, Scranton, PA; Danielle Grace, Barton, N.Y.; David Guman, Jessup, PA; Monica Horn, Washington, DC; Michael Hurst, Freeland, PA; Jared Köcis, Clarks Summit, PA; Kathryn Lagonegro, Elmira, N.Y.; Julianna Malcolm, Shavertown, PA; Christopher Maza, Dickson City, PA; Anna Mizer, Groton, N.Y.; Chalese Narcisse, Stroudsburg, PA; Jennifer Roslund, Sussex, N.J.; Joanne Taffaro, Lake Harmony, PA; Allison Tyson, Madison Township, PA; Katie Wierzbicki, Taylor, PA; Kathryn Young, Harveys Lake, PA; Joseph Zarcone, Clarks Summit, PA; and Shannon Zekoski, West Pittston, PA.

Illustration: Kristi Castillo, Lancaster, PA; Mary Kneller, Chadwicks, NY; Elizabeth Makowski, Greenfield, PA;, Michele May, Dickson City, PA; Rebecca May, Ashley, PA; and Melissa Vitale, Edwardsville, PA.

Interior Architecture | Design: Amanda Fadyn, Jessup, PA; Rachael Holland, Broad Brook, CT; Gina Iacovelli, Lancaster, PA; Brendon Ostroski, Pittston, PA; Linda Poulton, North Canton, OH;  Olivia Ribeiro, Somerville, N.J.; Katie Searles, Easton, PA; Jessica Strohm, Mahopac, NY; Farrah Tabatabaie, Dunmore, PA; Alicia Tobias, Hazleton, PA; Amber Verazin, Shavertown, PA; and Caitlin Walters, Washingtonville, N.Y.

Painting: Philip Arnold, Cambridge, MA; Kelli Cali, Forest City, PA; Martin Dull, Rutherford, N.J.; Jeremy Guse, Scranton, PA; Christine Mariani, Scranton, PA; and Cara Verrastro, Lake Ariel, PA.

Photography;: Kristen Brucher, Callicoon, N.Y.; Timothy Franzone, Staten Island, N.Y.; Jennifer Harsch, Larksville, PA; Ashley Hoover, Trucksville, PA; Jillian Karosa, Kingston, PA; Jason Niznik, Pittston, PA; Jessica Smith, Harrisburg, PA; and Katherine Taylor, Boonsboro, MD.

Sculpture: Bethany Dansen, Millrift, PA; Jonathan Jenkins, Honesdale, PA; and Danielle Smith Gouldsboro, PA.

Gallery hours include Monday, Thursday and Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m. For further information or directions, contact Marywood University Art Galleries at 570-348-6211, ext. 2428 or