School of Art Presents MFA Thesis Exhibitions

Posted: March 10, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 9, 2010 at 4:43 pm

Gwynneth VanLaven and Nelly Sarkissian, Master of Fine Arts candidates, will present their Thesis Exhibition from March 15 to 26 in the Fine Art Gallery in the Art and Design Building.

A reception will be held on Thursday, March 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the gallery.

The exhibition comprises VanLaven’s multimedia installation titled “Please Wait,” which addresses her own experiences with health care; and Sarkissian’s autobiographical video art titled “Across the Body,” in which she explores her Lebanese-Armenian cultural identity on a journey to the Holy City of Jerusalem.

The gallery is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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