The University of Southern Maine Art Department Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibit will be open to the public Friday, April 13-Friday, May 4 in the Art Gallery on USM’s Gorham campus. An opening reception will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 13. This senior thesis exhibit represents the culminating work of 12 BFA candidates with studio concentrations in ceramics, digital art, drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, and sculpture. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, and by appointment. Admission is free. For more information, call Carolyn Eyler at 207-780-5008 or visit USM Art Gallery. On Facebook visit at USM Art Gallery.
Maine students with work included in the exhibition are listed in alphabetical order by hometown:
Nathan Fogg - Cumberland
Willow Ross - Kennebunkport
Ryan Cutler - Leeds
Nick DiConzo - Portland
Amy McIntire - Raymond
J. Mark Koerber - Saco
Bethany Mitchell - Westbrook
Melissa Smith - Westbrook
Christina McGuinness - Yarmouth
Exhibiting students from outside Maine:
Amanda Fisher – Durham, N.H.
Milo Moyer-Battick - East Fairfield, V.T.
Kathleen Daniels - Everett, W.A.
Milo Moyer-Battick, "Untitled I," 2012, acrylic on paper, 18 x 23 inches.
Willow Ross, "Adjust and Adapt," 2012, mixed media, 8 x 10 x 4 inches.
The USM Art Department confers the following degrees: BFA in studio arts; BFA with a concentration in art education; BA; BA in art with a concentration in studio art and entrepreneurial studies; BA in Art with a concentration in art history. International study opportunities, internships, and minors are available. The faculty, practicing artists and art professionals, exhibit and publish regionally, nationally, and internationally.