JBU Art Gallery to feature Student Photography

Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 4, 2008) — John Brown University is pleased to announce the upcoming art exhibit featuring thirteen of its own students. The exhibit will open with a reception on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 6:00 p.m-7:30 p.m. in the lobby of the art building. The exhibit runs until Feb. 24. This special exhibit will feature work from a summer study abroad trip to Malaga, Spain during which students focused on assignments derived from a concept regarding Spanish culture. Assistant Professor Neal Holland (Digital Media Arts) said that “above all, it was a great opportunity for undergraduate students to be featured in a gallery, as well as a great opportunity to give light to the new major in photography. Four of the students featured are photography majors.” The students featured are seniors Natalie Slater, Bobby Chamberlain, Christie Joachims, Sally Dorman, Alex Stephens, Kyle McCarthy, Monica Lee, Meg Morales, Adam Harbottle, and Melissa McKenney, as well as junior Ben Taylor, alum Tim Woodring ’07, and fifth year senior Jamie Lockard.

The JBU Art Gallery is located in art building on the main campus in Siloam Springs. Normal gallery hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Sunday afternoon 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. All gallery exhibits are free and open to the public.