PR # 117 December 22, 2008
RVCC TO PRESENT EXHIBITION FEATURING WORK BY STUDENTS
Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Visual and Performing Arts Department will present the Independent Study Art Students Exhibition , January 23 to February 6, in the Art Gallery at the College?s North Branch Campus.
An artists? talk will be held Friday, January 23, from 5:30-6:30 p.m., in the Art Gallery. An opening reception will follow from 6:30-8 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
The exhibition will feature artwork by 23 RVCC visual art students who have completed an Independent Study from Spring 2008 to Fall 2008. Students enrolled in an Independent Study work individually with a selected instructor who functions as a mentor in the student?s chosen area of study. The artwork on display will include a wide variety of media, including ceramics, painting, drawing, sculpture, graphics, photography, printmaking and video. The exhibition is coordinated by Christopher Koep, RVCC associate professor of drawing and painting.
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 p.m. On the day of the show?s opening, the gallery will not be open until the start of the exhibition. For further information, contact 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 .