Tyler Art Gallery to feature student work

imageSUNY Oswego’s Tyler Art Gallery will feature two exhibitions of original student work when the fall semester’s 2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition and Master of Arts Thesis Exhibition both open Friday, Dec. 1.

The public is invited to a reception for the artists from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 1 in Tyler Hall. Both exhibitions will run through Dec. 13.

Participation in the BFA Exhibition fulfills graduation requirements for students pursuing degrees in studio art or graphic design in SUNY Oswego’s art department.

Participants in the BFA show are Nicole Bruno, Wendy Grimes, Christine Klement, Matt Loughlin, Kristen Phalen, Michelle Roberts, Christina Weaver, Kevin Whitbeck, Zachary Winnie and Tina Zagyva.

Concurrently, two graduate students will conclude their master of arts program with a thesis exhibition, a requirement for the degree. Studio artist Michael Lupa and graphic designer Stephen Hansen will have the opportunity to present their most recent sculpture and design techniques, respectively.

Exhibitions and programs presented by Tyler Art Gallery are free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. weekends.

Visitors with disabilities, needing assistance to attend Tyler Art Gallery events, may call the gallery office in advance at 312-2113.

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PHOTO CAPTION: Coming together—SUNY Oswego senior studio art major Christine Klement works on a piece for the fall 2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition in Tyler Art Gallery. College students will showcase their creations when the BFA show and the Master of Arts Thesis Exhibition both open with a public reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, in Tyler Hall.

(Posted: Nov 15, 2006)