University of Iowa Faculty Art Show closing Sunday, March 6, at Davenport’s Figge
University of Iowa News Release
"Those Who Can: The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History Studio Faculty Exhibition," will close after Sunday, March 6, at the Figge Art Museum in Davenport. Co-sponsored by the UI Museum of Art and the UI School of Art and Art History, it is the first UI faculty exhibition since fall 2007.
The exhibition is dedicated to the memory of Thomas R. Aprile, sculptor and associate professor in the UI School of Art and Art History, who died suddenly Sept. 23, 2010.
Sean O’Harrow, UIMA director, curated the exhibition, featuring recent works of world-renowned UI Studio Arts professors. As a direct reflection of the range of medium taught in the Studio Arts program, the pieces and installations on display include works of paint, sculpture, inter-media, mixed media, metal arts, photography, 3-dimentional design, and graphic design.
The exhibition is located in the Figge Art Museum's third floor gallery space. The Figge is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursdays 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; and Sundays 12-5 p.m. UI students, faculty and staff receive free admission to the Figge with their UI ID cards; UIMA donors get in free with their Donor Courtesy Cards.
For more information on the UI Museum of Art, visit http://uima.uiowa.edu or call 319-335-1727.