N.J. -- The outstanding artistic talent of Mercer County Community
College's Visual Arts students will be beautifully showcased in
this year's "MCCC Visual Arts Students Exhibition,"
on display from Tuesday, April 27 to Thursday, May 13. An Opening
Reception takes place on April 29, 5 - 7:30 p.m. The exhibit is
free and open to the public and takes place at The Gallery at MCCC,
located on the second floor of the college's Communications Building
on the West
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.
More than 120 works of art in a wide variety of styles and medium
contributed by 50 students will be on display, including raku, sculpture,
paintings, prints, graphic designs, photographs and ceramics. Observes
MCCC Gallery Director Tricia Fagan, "This exhibit includes
just a sampling of the terrific work created by Mercer students
studying in the college's Fine and Visual Arts programs. At the
Opening Reception, members of the community will have an opportunity
to meet these talented student artists, as well as many of the college's
This year's winning Student Exhibition postcard was designed by
Natalia Aviles, a student in the Advertising Design III class of
Associate Professor Tina LaPlaca.
Gallery hours are Tuesdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.; 2 - 4 p.m. and 6 -
8 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and 6 - 8 p.m.; and Thursdays,
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. and 4:30 - 6 p.m. For more information, call the
Gallery at 609-570-3589 or visit the college's website here.
This show is supported, in part, by the Mercer County Cultural &
Heritage Commission through a grant funded by the New Jersey State
Council on the Arts/Department of State, and the Mercer County Board
of Chosen Freeholders.
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