Triennial Exhibit Features JBU Visual Arts Faculty Works
SILOAM SPRINGS, Arkansas (Nov. 9, 2016) – John Brown University Visual Arts faculty will feature their recent work in the “Different Paths, Same Direction” exhibit, opening with a reception on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 6:00 p.m.
“The exhibit displays our faculty’s breadth of creativity and depth of talent,” Charles Peer, JBU art gallery director, said. “We purposefully schedule this exhibit every three years so our students and community can see that we continue to craft our skills in our chosen artistic medium as we become better teachers.”
The exhibit includes Dave Andrus’, chair of Visual Arts department, landscape paintings, Joel Armstrong’s, associate professor of Visual Arts, floral silver wire drawings and illustrations from soon-to-be published book “Like You and Me,” Bobby C. Martin’s, associate professor of Visual Arts, four-part installation and encaustic works, Peer’s pastel paintings, Kyle Agee’s, instructor of Visual Arts, work combining traditional photography and technology, Neal Holland’s, associate professor of Visual Arts, impressionistic photography, Steve Snediker’s, assistant professor of Visual Arts, film “In Motus Textura” (Texture in Motion) and Peter Pohle’s, associate professor of Visual Arts, plein-air and studio oil paintings.
The exhibit will be on display until Dec. 13. The gallery is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. or by special arrangement. The reception and the exhibit are free and open to the public. For further information, contact the JBU Visual Arts Department at 479-238-8561.
John Brown University is a leading private Christian university, training students to honor God and serve others since 1919. Arkansas’ top ranked regional university (U.S. News Best Colleges, 2017), JBU enrolls more than 2,600 students from 40 states and 37 countries in its traditional undergraduate, graduate, degree completion and concurrent education programs. JBU offers more than 39 majors, with top programs including business administration, graphic design, engineering, construction management, counseling, teacher education and nursing.