For Immediate Release: Sept. 22, 2016
BLOOMSBURG— Contemporary painter Brady Haston will bring his latest work to the exhibition, “Junk Space” opening at Bloomsburg University’s Haas Gallery of Art on Wednesday, Oct. 5. This event is free and open to the public.
Haston lives and teaches in Nashville, Tenn. where his work has been influenced by the city. His work, primarily contemporary abstract paintings, focuses on superficial and casual observations of Nashville in relation to exploring references of the past and future.
Haston received his Bachelors of Fine Arts from Middle Tennessee State University and his Master of Fine Arts at Montana State University. He is an associate professor at the Watkins College of Art and Design in Nashville where he has been awarded the Professional Development Grant six times. His work has been featured in solo and group exhibitions in major cities across the country including Chicago, Nashville and New York for the past 18 years. His work is often exhibited at the Zeitgeist in Nashville.
A closing reception for this show will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a lecture by the artist at 1:15 p.m. The Haas Gallery of Art is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.