Faculty, Alumni Work Featured in Gallery

by Diane VanDyke

Adjunct art faculty Peter Quinn’s Raku-fired vase.

Adjunct art faculty Peter Quinn’s Raku-fired vase.

Montgomery County Community College will be highlighting the work of its art faculty and invited art alumni at its Annual Faculty and Alumni Art Show, which opens Tuesday, Jan. 21, and continues through Friday, Feb. 14, at the Fine Arts Center Gallery, Central Campus, 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell.

More than 40 full and part-time faculty members and about 35 art alumni were invited to participate in the exhibition and sale. A special “Meet the Artists” reception will be held Sunday, Feb. 2, from 1-3 p.m. Both the exhibit and reception are free and open to the community.

The exhibition includes a variety of styles and media, including ceramics, sculptures, oil paintings, water colors, drawings, photography and digital arts.

The gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

For more information about the exhibition, contact Gallery Director Holly Cairns at 215-619-7349 or hcairns@mc3.edu. Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/DestinationArts for information about upcoming performances and art exhibitions.

Help support the arts and art education programs at Montgomery County Community College by becoming a Friend of The Galleries.  Donations are tax deductible. For more information, contact the College Foundation at 215-641-6530.

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