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Exhibit showcases talents of Southeastern seniors

Contact: Constance Woods


     HAMMOND – The artwork of Southeastern Louisiana University graduating seniors will be on display May 3-11 at the university’s Contemporary Art Gallery in East Stadium.

     The exhibit features works of 12 art and art education majors who will graduate May 12. The artists will be honored at an opening reception from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 3. Exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.

     The student artists are Shannon Jurado (St. Bernard), digital; Henry McCoy (Baton Rouge), photography; Stefanie Chuste (Baton Rouge), drawing; Adam Cole (Hammond) drawing; Angelina Labruzzo (New Orleans), digital; Benjamin Neiterville (Denham Spring) printmaking, sculpture; Jennifer LeBlanc (St. Amant), printmaking; Christopher Wallace (Lacombe), digital; Bianca Chumley (New Orleans), printmaking, digital; James Billingsley (Enon), ceramics; Amy DeDeaux (Petal, Miss.), mixed media; and Jessica Bender (Ponchatoula), printmaking, art education.

     Contemporary Art Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., weekdays, with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesdays. For additional information call Dale Newkirk, gallery director, at 985-549-5080.

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