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Carnaghi Arts Building 9/17 Opening Receptions

Published September 16, 2015

The Department of Art is pleased to announce the openings of TWO exciting shows at the Carnaghi Arts Building!




Working Method Gallery

Please join us for the opening reception of Mend, a group exhibition featuring new and in progress works by Gaelin Craighead, Megan Wilson, and Sierra Kramer – MFA candidates in FSU’s Studio Art program. The reception is free and open to the public. Doors open at 7pm.

Lasting Encounters: The Self

The Phyllis Straus Gallery

The Oxford English Dictionary defines encounter as a meeting face to face—among other similar things. When one thinks about it, there is only one truly lasting encounter throughout one’s life, and it is with one self. The construction of the self and its identity is an arduous task that involves many individuals, situations,

Lasting Encounters

Lasting Encounters

and history: other lasting encounters. This exhibition will highlight how, within their practice, visual artists deal with themes of identity and heritage in a globalized world, where race, gender, and sexuality have taken center stage in the discussion of cultural development.

There are a limited amount of handmade catalogs created for the show that will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Light refreshments will be provided.

The exhibition will open at at 7pm on Thursday, September 17th and will close on September 27th.