November 11 - December 14, 2008
University Galleries is pleased to announce the opening of the 2008 MFA Biennial . The MFA Biennial has been one of our most popular and well-attended exhibitions, featuring a wide range of media. Held once every two years, the MFA Biennial is an exhibition of artwork by all students currently pursuing a Master’s of Fine Art degree in the Art Department at Illinois State University. Artworks submitted and displayed reflect the changing concerns and trends of the art world at large. It also provides our community an excellent opportunity to evaluate and enjoy numerous artworks by students attending Illinois State. An opening reception will be held on November 11 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Exhibiting artists include: Devyn Baron, Emily Brooks, Derek Clem, Jennifer Crones, Matthew Cummings, Jennifer Hansen, Casey Hochhalter, Eleanor Jensen, Timothy Kowalczyk, Marie-Susanne Langille, James May, Akshatha Rangarajan, Connie Richards, Jeffrey Robinson, Nicholas Satinover, Trew Schiefer, Christopher Tice, Paul Trapp, Britten Traughber, Jared Wittenmyer.
University Galleries is located on the south side of Illinois State University's campus in room 110 of the Center for the Visual Arts. Parking is available at 80¢ per hour on the first level of the S. University Street parking garage. Hours are Saturday through Monday noon to 4 pm, Tuesday 9:30 am to 9:00 pm, and Wednesday through Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. If you need special accommodations to participate in any event, please contact University Galleries at 309-438-5487. Please allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation.
For more information, please contact Tracy Berner at 309-438-5487.