MAILED: April 27, 2001
EAU CLAIRE Twelve University of
Wisconsin-Eau Claire fine arts degree graduation candidates will exhibit their
works in two shows titled "Paper or Plastic" and "And Then There Were
The exhibit runs May 11-15 and showcases a variety of
art, including sculpture, photography, ceramics, graphic design, illustration
The "Paper or Plastic" exhibit is the combined effort
of seniors Liv Aanrud, Amherst Junction, Elizabeth Nelson, Mankato,
Minn., Ben Garthus, Amherst, and Jaime Anderson, Bloomington,
Minn. A reception will be held from 7-9 p.m. Friday, May 11, in Foster
Gallery of the Haas Fine Arts Center.
Garthus said his goal is to create a symbolic
relationship between his painting and design and find a way to use his graphic
design in the workplace to serve the needs of clients.
The "And Then There Were Eight" exhibit is the
combined effort of seniors James Jeske, Marshfield, Jenny Dahl, Eagan,
Minn., Jamie Diveley, Onalaska, Lori Martin, Mosinee, Matt Brugge, Wild Rose, Christina Miller,
Minneapolis, Belinda Tuttle, Janesville,
and Lor Thao, St. Paul, Minn. A reception will be held from 2-4 p.m.
Saturday, May 12, in Foster Gallery of the Haas Fine Arts Center.
"My design philosophy is to communicate ideas clearly
and creatively," said Dahl. "My experiences, the people I've met, and
research influence my design work."
Foster Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. weekdays, 6-8
p.m. Thursdays and 1-4:30 p.m. weekends. For more information about gallery
exhibits, call Tom Wagener at (715) 836-2328.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: April 27, 2001