PR # 56 October 10, 2008
RVCC SLATES JURIED SHOW FEATURING STUDENT ARTWORK
Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Visual and Performing Arts Department will present the 5th Annual RVCC Art Students Juried Exhibition , November 7-25, in the Art Gallery at the College?s North Branch Campus. An opening reception will be held Friday, November 7, from 6-8 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
The show is being coordinated by RVCC Art Gallery Coordinator and Adjunct Instructor Darren McManus.
Artwork completed by RVCC students in the College?s Visual and Performing Arts Department during the past year?since the Fall 2007 semester?will be featured in the juried show. The artwork will include a wide variety of media, including ceramics, painting, drawing, sculpture, graphics, photography, illustration and printmaking.
Each student was permitted to submit up to three pieces of artwork for consideration. Sid Sachs, director of Exhibitions at The University of The Arts in Philadelphia, will evaluate all the entries and make the final selections for the exhibition.
Gallery hours are Mondays, 3-8 p.m.; Tuesdays, noon-3 p.m.; Wednesdays, 3-8 p.m.; Thursdays, 2-6 p.m.; and Fridays, noon-3 pm. The gallery will not be open on Friday, November 7, until the opening reception.
For further information, call the Visual and Performing Arts Department, 908-218-8876.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 40 years, offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .