April 16, 2015
The Department of Contemporary Art and Theater at Shepherd University is pleased to announce a series of exhibitions that will feature artwork by forty graduation seniors, each pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Graphic Design, Painting & Drawing, or Photography/Computer Imagery. The 2013 Capstone Exhibitions will take place April 23-26 in various venues in the area: Shepherdstown, WV (April 23, 24, 25, & 26), Charles Town, WV (April 23), Martinsburg, WV (April 24) and downtown Hagerstown, MD (April 23).
With a focus on contemporary practice, the Department of Contemporary Art and Theatre has been recognized as a Program of Distinction by the state of West Virginia and the students’ work has been featured in numerous regional exhibitions and national competitions. Through a variety of media and stylistic approaches, these conceptually driven artists will each present a body of artwork, with respect to their chosen discipline, that demonstrates a clear concept and a through exploration of a chosen process. These exhibitions mark the students’ culmination artistic achievements before they head to various graduate programs and professional careers in the arts.
Participating artists include: Larissa Aleshin-Guendel, Yasmeen Alkordi, Shannon Anderson, Chase Bachtell, Sara Brister, Sam Brnilovich, Naomi Craver, Kelsey DiSano, Mariah Donovan, Annie Ellis, Amanda Fairchild, Emma Frank, Wilson Gross, Rianna Haas, Elizabeth Horn, Glenn Houghton, Lindsey Huba, Tyler Huffman, Deon Jones, Samantha Jones, Melanie Judd, Sarah Kirk, Skyler Lewis, Taylor Lucas, Mike Maranda, Pei Miller, Sarah Nibley, Phuong-Ahn Nguyen, Annie O’Dell Hendrick, Isabel Paterson, Nicole Roberts, Zoe Robinson, Kiersten Rolla, Cynthia Romero, Leandra Rosencrance, Kyri Schafer, Haley Shapiro, Ayla Sherman, Mindy Sizemore, Sandi Snyder, Ariel Stacy, Fernando Valez & Lauren XenosCLICK HERE
for a list of the 2015 Capstone Exhibitions, including the specific date, time, and location of each exhibition. The exhibitions taking place in Hagerstown, MD are sponsored by the City of Hagerstown. For more information please visit www.BFAcapstone.com
or contact Stephanie Robbins, Associate Professor of Art, at email@example.com