The University of Findlay’s annual Art Department Faculty Exhibit has opened and will run through Jan. 29 in the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion’s Lea Gallery. A free, public reception for the artists will be held Friday, Jan. 22 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the gallery.
Exhibiting their works are Ed Corle, associate professor of art who teaches ceramics, sculpture and three-dimensional design; Laura Corle, an adjunct instructor who teaches watercolors; Spencer Cunningham, an art instructor who specializes in photography; Valerie Escobedo, who teaches painting, drawing, printmaking and visual fundamentals; Diane Kontar, Ph.D., associate professor of art history, whose conceptual artwork is inspired by ideas about art history; Marie Louden-Hanes, Ph.D., professor of art history whose two large paintings in this year’s exhibit suggest the shapes
and shadows of a pine forest and the swell of the sea at the close of day; Anne Beekman, assistant professor of graphic design whose client accounts have included Calvin Klein, Oscar de la Renta, Verizon Wireless and more; and Anita McCandless, who has taught design at UF since 1990.
Some of the artists’ works are for sale. To purchase art, contact Cunningham at Cunningham@findlay.edu or at (419) 367-7460.