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Reception

MFA Thesis Candidates Exhibition I Reception

  • Date & Time
    • Thursday, March 16, 2017 5:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Cost
    • Free
  • Description

    University Gallery is pleased to present two exciting exhibitions in March and April of artwork by graduating University of Florida (UF) Master of Fine Arts (MFA) students. Media represented includes graphic design, ceramics, installation, painting, printmaking, sculpture and video. The exhibitions and the opening receptions are free and open to the public.

    “On display for only short periods of time, these exhibits contain fresh, innovative work that is the culmination of three years of intensive study in studio art,” said Amy Vigilante, director of University Galleries. “Don’t miss the chance to come celebrate the completion of academic studies for these talented artists!”

    Participants

    Brianna Angelakis

    Bridget Jeanne Hogan Fairbank

    Ashley Fuchs

    Brielle Jenkins

    Megan Paige Ward

    Gallery Location

    University Gallery, located in Fine Arts B at the intersection of SW 13th Street and SW 4th Avenue, provides high-quality, thought-provoking exhibitions changing every two to 12 weeks that engage the university and wider community in stimulating dialogue facilitated by contemporary visual language and culture. For the past 12 years the University Gallery has collaborated with myriad UF colleges, community and regional entities in creating a trans-disciplinary venue for the visual arts. Exhibitions feature internationally-recognized artists, an annual faculty exhibition, a juried student art show and two MFA graduating thesis project shows. The 3,000-square-foot space is a lively, exciting venue that is utilized for many events throughout the academic year. University Gallery is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Thursdays: 10 a.m.–7 p.m.; and Saturdays: 12 p.m.–4 p.m. The gallery is closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays.

    Parking

    Daytime parking is available in reserved spaces between Fine Arts Building C (FAC) and Inner Road. From SW 13th Street, enter campus on Museum Drive. Turn right on Newell Drive, then right on Inner Road. Turn left into the parking lot behind FAC. The first three spaces on the left are reserved for gallery use. Parking permits are issued to gallery visitors in the University Gallery.

    For More Information

    Call University Gallery at (352) 273-3000. 

  • Venue
    University Gallery
    Address
    400 SW 13th Street
    Fine Arts Building B (FAB)
    Gainesville
    FL 32611
    Phone
    (352) 273-3000
    Website
    University Gallery Website