'Graphic Flash' exhibition to team student fiction writers, artists

SUNY Oswego students in graphic arts and creative writing will join forces to produce “Graphic Flash,” an exhibition starting Saturday, April 13, at Oswego State Downtown.

A free public reception from 2 to 4 p.m. will open the show, featuring “an explosion of creative collaborations” from students in Amy Bartell’s advanced graphics class and Leigh Wilson’s advanced fiction writing course, according to the faculty members.

Fiction meets graphic art in new exhibition“Graphic Flash” will run through May 17 at the gallery and branch of the College Store at the corner of West First and Bridge streets.

Oswego State Downtown is open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.

In a separate event, students will give live readings of the flash fiction in “Graphic Flash,” with projected illustrations set to music, at 5 p.m. Monday, April 29, in Room 132 of the Campus Center. Parking on campus for visitors is $1; see www.oswego.edu/administration/parking for information.

For more information about the collaboration, contact Bartell at amy.bartell@oswego.edu or Wilson at leigh.wilson@oswego.edu.

PHOTO CAPTION: Artistic fiction—SUNY Oswego students in graphic art and fiction-writing courses will collaborate April 13 to May 17 on an exhibition titled “Graphic Flash” at Oswego State Downtown, corner of West First and Bridge streets. The display will pair short fictional stories with complementary graphic artwork.

(Posted: Apr 03, 2013)

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