Solo student exhibition opens

For Immediate Release:  December 8, 2016

BLOOMSBURG— Featuring works by students Lisa Kamerzel, Krystal James and Wanda Riley, Bloomsburg University’s Department of Art and Art History will open the 2017 Student Exhibition Series show on Dec. 13. The show will run until Thursday, Feb. 23 in BU’s Gallery at Greenly Center, with a reception from 4 to 6 p.m.

This exhibition is free and open to the public.

Art studio major Lisa Kamerzel’s show, titled “Counting Bones,” expresses a personal narrative on her life, memories and family through paint, symbols and dissimilar materials. Individual artists Krystal James, art studio, and Wanda Riley, art studio and art history, are showing under one theme titled, “confliction (i.e.).” Their works reflect on human connection, nature, material and process.

The Student Exhibition Series allows selected students to experience a full professional gallery as a solo artist. Students chosen by a jury of art faculty must attend to all the details and demands they would encounter in a professional gallery setting.

This show is supported by Bloomsburg University, the College of Liberal Arts, the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts and the Department of Art and Art History.

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.