Happy Valentine’s Day! Someone pinned a heart on Paul Ramirez Jonas’s The Commons this Valentine’s Day. The 250th Alumni Anniversary Exhibition, Part 1, opens tomorrow. Come see the horse, Dawn Clements’s drawings, and Kerry Tribe’s video There Will Be ________!
“The gallery’s first major alumni show will be divided into two installments, with the first opening on February 15 and featuring work by Dawn Clements (graduated 1986), Paul Ramirez Jonas (graduated 1987) and Kerry Tribe (graduated 1997). “We wanted each exhibition to have a diversity of media,” says gallery curator Alexis Lowry Murray on the artist grouping, emphasizing that the show is curated around the totality of all six artists. Regardless of their choice of mediums, Murray notes that all of the alums are “conceptually rigorous in their work,” a trait no doubt linked to their time on campus in the Creative Capitol.”
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