The public is invited to check out the talents of four innovative art students who work in a variety of different media during “50/50,” the fourth of five exhibitions organized by student artists completing their Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees at Frostburg State University. “50/50” opens with a free public reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 4, at FSU’s Stephanie Ann Roper Gallery and will remain on view through May 9. The show features work by Sean Clay, Megan Elwood, Dave Keenan and Rebecca Sowell, all seniors at FSU.
Clay makes functional and non-functional ceramics with beautiful detailed lines and smooth curves. He will receive his B.F.A. in art and design this May. He plans to pursue a career in secondary-level teaching.
Elwood will graduate in May 2007 with a B.F.A. degree in art and design, with a concentration in graphic design and photography and a minor in art history. Her photography is a collection of studio work, images recording familiar sites in Washington, D.C., and studies of animals. The work focuses on documenting familiar sights and scenes.
Keenan plans to graduate in May with a B.F.A. in art and design and a minor in art history. His focused body of work is as a graphic artist. His graphic designs consist of precise and technical craftsmanship. Keenan is working toward being an industry designer.
Sowell creates paintings and jewelry. Her canvases have full color palettes and include images of figures and landscapes. The jewelry she produces has an organic line and shape to it. Sowell will graduate in May 2007 with a B.F.A. in art and design and a minor in art history.
The Stephanie Ann Roper Gallery has free admission and is open to the public Sunday through Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information about the exhibition, please contact FSU Department of Visual Arts at (301) 687-4797.
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