MFA Thesis Group Show Presents Graduate Student Work in Three GalleriesPosted Mar. 21, 2013
The galleries will host an opening reception, free and open to the public, Thurs., April 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. Joanne Arnett and Lisa Arenstein will display their textiles theses; Derek Gelvin will present his work in sculpture. Lori Gipson will show thesis work in jewelry/metals; Tim Stover will display work in glass, and Pam Testa will show her printmaking thesis work.
Lisa Arenstein, textiles graduate student and fashion design and merchandising instructor, has titled her exhibition "Tubular." Her work involves intricate compositions of brightly colored tubing.
"My thesis is series of sculptural objects from found materials that exemplify my interest in line and texture," Arenstein explained of her work. "My art is whimsical and colorful woven from layers of latex tubing and painted metal."
Students can earn 300 FLASHperks points by attending the reception on Thurs., April 4.
The School of Art Gallery hours are Tues. through Fri. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Sculpture and Painting Galleries will be open for the reception. For more information, call 330-672-7853 or visit galleries.kent.edu.