The Visual Arts Center of Tidewater Community College presents:
March 28 through April 25, 2010 The 39th Annual Student Art Show will be held in the galleries of Tidewater Community College’s Visual Arts Center (VAC), March 28 through April 25, 2010. Featuring over 200 works by more than 100 students, media include drawing, painting, photography, glass, ceramics, sculpture, computer generated imagery and mixed media. Works were created for art classes since last May, and represent program courses in Fine Arts, Photography, Graphic Design, Pottery and Glassblowing.Brian Kreydatus, Associate Professor of Art, and Chair of the Department of Art and Art History at The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, is this year’s judge. The Awards Presentation will take place Saturday, April 10, 2010, 11 a.m., at the Commodore Theatre, 421 High Street, Portsmouth. During the event, Kreydatus will present over $4,600 in awards in recognition of artistic excellence. The Opening Reception will follow the presentation of awards at noon at the VAC.Complementary programming for the exhibition includes illustrated lectures by a Visiting Artist and a Visiting Art Historian. On Tuesday, April 6, Newport News artist, John Miles Runner, will present The Making of Situation Normal. On Wednesday, April 14, Alexandra Hunter, Museum Educator, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, will present The Glass Lens: Narratives in Photography and Studio Glass. Programs will begin at 12:30 p.m. and will be held in rooms 208/209 of the VAC.
Sponsors include: Anonymous; Brutti’s; Chrysler Museum of Art; Darrell & Sally Craig; Hartung Gallery and Art Supplies; Jerry’s Artarama; Everett & Ann Johnston, Mr. & Mrs. Mearl A. Kise; Peninsula Fine Arts Center; Portsmouth Museums; Richmond Camera; & Tidewater Art Alliance and One Eleven Art.
The gallery is located on the first floor of the acclaimed TCC Visual Arts Center, at 340 High Street, Portsmouth VA 23704 (Old Town).
Shameless plug follows:
I will have two images in this Art Show, so please drop by and check them out!