Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2013
Two Columns Gallery is pleased to announce its inaugural exhibition, Following Ovid's Metamorphoses: From Cosmogony to Chaos and back to the Rhizome, curated by Anne-Marie Melster. The exhibition will be on display from March 15 to April 14, 2013 with a grand opening and meet the artists and curator event Friday March 15, 2013 from 6-9 pm.
The exhibition features the artwork of the following 13 Fine Arts Students from the Ringling College of Art and Design: Jazz Leeb, Erin Schweers, Chris Schumaker, Mike Bailey, Freddie Lamoreaux, Diana Lueken, Cutter Hume, Mariana Jordan, Anna Paul, Megan Castellon, Alvy Vereecke, Katie Aucion and Zach See. Artwork includes multiple approaches to painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media.
As part of the Fine Arts program at Ringling College of Art and Design, Two Columns Gallery provides an exhibition space for students to participate in the professional practice of creating, curating and installing dynamic innovative works of art that engage the community. Through exhibitions and site-specific artworks, the space acts as a catalyst for learning about contemporary art and theory as well as demonstrating new and experimental approaches in the expansion of art.
The Two Columns Gallery creates a visual setting in downtown Sarasota that emphasizes the development of works of art through an integration of critical art theory and self directed approaches from the rigorous studio practice in Fine Arts at Ringling College of Art and Design.
Please come to our grand opening and meet the artists and curator Friday March 15, 2013, from 6-9pm. This event is free and open to the public. The Two Columns Gallery is located at Ringling College of Art and Design, 1947 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, Florida 34236 and is open to the public Tuesday through Friday from 12-6pm or by appointment. For more information please contact Michael Wyshock at mwyshock(at)c(dot)ringling(dot)edu.