UMUC Faculty Art Invitational Exhibition on Display Through July 21, 2013

May 22, 2013

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) President Javier Miyares and Judge Peter Messitte of the Greenbelt Division of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland invite you to the opening reception for  

The Portrait and the Figure—UMUC Faculty Art Invitational 2013 Exhibition 

Thursday, June 20, 2013
U.S. District Court District of Maryland
6500 Cherrywood Lane
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770  

The exhibition is part of an annual series that features the work of UMUC faculty members, teaching faculty from other Maryland colleges and universities, and special guest artists. Chosen by Brian Young, curator of UMUC’s Arts Program, the works in this year’s exhibition use the figure as the starting point for seated portraits, narratives, figural studies, and even political statements.  

Invited artists include Joan Bevelaqua and Joseph Cassar of UMUC, Richard Holt of Towson University, Jinchul Kim of Salisbury University, Fahimeh Vahdat of Howard County Community College, and others.  

The Portrait and the Figure will be on display through July 21, 2013. For additional information or to RSVP for the opening reception, please call 301-985-7937 or visit the UMUC Arts Web site.