Graduating art majors showcase final works

For Immediate Release: May 6, 2013

Senior Exit Show BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s graduating art studio and art history students’ exit show will open with a reception Wednesday, May 8, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Haas Gallery of Art.

The exhibit will continue until Saturday, May 18, and will be open to the public free of charge Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 2 p.m.

The exhibit will feature a variety of materials and mediums, including sculpture, photography, drawing, painting, installation, fabric design, mixed media and printmaking, according to gallery associate Rebecca Morgan.

The opening reception will begin with presentations by art history seniors Holli Trivelpiece, Berwick; Disa Turner, Danville; Mei Yang and Shonda Cobb, both from Bloomsburg; Deanna Barnes, Royersford; Angie Musselman, Millville; and Jill A. Suda, Swoyersville. Topics include “Female Portraits of the Renaissance,” “Into the World of Hancock” and “Cake: Delectable Art,” according to Nogin Chung. associate professor of art history.

Student Presentations

Art studio seniors will discuss their works beginning at 12:45 p.m.

  • Rachel Barnes, Butler
  • Katelin Bolig, Winfield
  • Julie Farnan, Pen Argyl
  • Terrance Jones, Hampton, Ga.
  • Alyssa Karpa, Doylestown
  • Kristen Lang, Paramus, N.J.
  • Tyann McGinn, Shamokin
  • Erin Mills, West Chester
  • Chello Sherman, Bloomsburg
  • Kimberly Walko, Hazleton
  • Nevada Dehn, Mifflinville
  • Daniel Gaylord, Vestal, N.Y.
  • A.J. Diaz, Montoursville
  • Carissa Meyer, Muncy Valley

They will talk about how they arrived at their body of work, materials used, themes and aspects that are crucial to their studio practice and art-making process.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. BU serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.