McKissick hosts department of art faculty exhibition
The University of South Carolina’s McKissick Museum, in collaboration with the department of art, is hosting the biennial Department of Art Faculty Show exhibition.
The exhibition runs through Jan. 9 in the South Gallery on the second floor of the museum. A public reception will be held at the museum from 5 - 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17. The event is free.
The show presents a sampling of work created by art faculty since the last show in 2007. Visitors will see a wide range of media, including painting, photography, woodworking, digital arts, printmaking, drawing, book arts and film presentations.
The show is an important collaboration between McKissick Museum and the department of art in promoting the artistic heritage of the University of South Carolina and its long-standing art programs.
For more information on “The Biennial Department of Art Faculty Show,” contact Ja-Nae Epps at 803-777-2876. McKissick Museum, located on the university’s historic Horseshoe, is open 8:30a.m. – 5p.m. weekdays and 11a.m. – 3p.m. Saturday.
All exhibitions are free and open to the public.
Artists included in the exhibition:
Work: “#1 The Misery of Pork.” Oil on paper, 2008
Work: “Icarus: Dream of Flight.” Oil on canvas, 2009
Dr. Cynthia Colbert
Work: “The Wisdom of My Grandmothers.” Leather, waxed linen, handmade paper (kozo, cotton, linen), text on cotton/linen, 2009
Dr. Karen Heid
Work: “South Carolina Landscapes.” Oil on panel, 2009
Work: “Ink x 3 (triptych).” Acrylic on paper with gold leaf, 2009
Work: “Why We Smoke?” Film, 2008
Work: “Time Channel.” Oil Stick on Masonite, 2009
Work: “See How You Appear to Others.” Graphite and ink on paper, 2007
Robert F. Lyon
Work: “Migration.” Turned ash wood and nails, 2009
F. Tobias Morris
Work: “Some Things Become Clearer Over Time, Some Things Do Not (30 minutes).” Silver Gelatin Print, 2007
Work: “Temptation 1.” Hand-made apple paper with stitching, 2007
Work: “Blue Bouquet.” Acrylic on canvas, 2009
Work: “Coast of Carolina.” Acrylic and hand-painted paper collage, 2008
Work: “The Eldest Daughter’s Bookshelf.” Archival pigment print, 2007
Work: “Untitled (Maine fibroblast).” Digital drawing, 2008
Work: “Lifeworld: Circulation.” Intaglio and handstitching on paper, housed in lightbox, 2008
Work: “Confounded Edge.” Charcoal on cut paper, 2008
Work: “FUD.” Video presentation, 2007
Work: “Eggs Shotski Escapes.” Pen and ink, digital, 2008
Department of Art Faculty Show exhibition
- When: Through Jan. 9 (public reception 5 - 7 p.m. Sept. 17)
- Where: McKissick Museum second floor, South Gallery