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Current Exhibition

Wherefore Art

March 31 - May 7, 2006

Opening Reception:
Friday, March 31 , 2006 5:00 - 7:00

Art History Paper Presentation:
Wednesday, April 12th at 7:00 in Cook Auditorium


An exhibition of work by graduating seniors of the Art and Art History departments at Hope College will open in the De Pree Art Center on Friday, March 31st, and continue through Sunday, May 7th.


The exhibition, “Wherefore Art,” will open with a reception on Friday,
March 31st, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. The public is invited to both the exhibition and the reception where light refreshments will be served. Admission is free.


Work represented in the show will range from painting and photography to ceramics and sculpture. The exhibiting Studio Art majors are: Rachel Achtemeier of Dubuque, IA; Amy Back of Brookville, IN; Amanda Berlinski of Worth, IL; Ashley Boer of Modesto, CA; Katherine Brown of Macomb; Adriana Canche of Tegucigalpa, Honduras; Jessica DiBernardo of Western Springs, IL; Holly Dustin of Contoocook, NH; Dustin Fiddler of Ada; Rob Fron of Byron Center; Kent Osborn of Holland; Alexandra Snyder of Northport; Lindsay Strahle of Fenton; Sandie Timmer of Holland; and Jonathan White of Holland.


Also on display is the senior paper of graduating Art History major Anne Bast of Grand Rapids. Anne will give a slide presentation of her paper on Wednesday, April 12th, at 7 p.m. in Cook Auditorium of the De Pree Art Center. Admission to this presentation is also free and light refreshments will be served.


For more information, please contact the De Pree Gallery Office at (616) 395-7500. Regular Gallery hours for the Academic Year are Sunday-Monday 1:00-5:00; Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.; and Thursday from 10:00 a.m.until 9:00 p.m. The De Pree Art Center and Gallery is located at the corner of 12th Street and Columbia Avenue. The gallery is handicapped accessible. Admission is free.