Exhibit showcases talents of Southeastern seniors
Contact: Christina Chapple
HAMMOND – The artwork of Southeastern Louisiana University graduating seniors will be on display May 6-16 at the university’s Contemporary Art Gallery in East Stadium.
The exhibit features works by 20 art and art education majors who will graduate May 16. The artists will be honored at an opening reception Wednesday, May 6, 5-7 p.m. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.
Student artists exhibiting are Maurice Prevost, Heather Knudsen, Tony Dunn, Morgan Rougeau, John Wolke, and Brett Blanchard, Hammond; Sean Hernandez, Ponchatoula; Renee Norheim, Loranger; Laren Ball, Slidell; Chris Ganucheau, Covington; Holly Howard and Jason Killeen, Mandeville; Emily Graves, Bogalusa; Kate Zirkenbach, Metairie; Stacy Kest, Kenner; Amy Osborne, Harahan; Jessica Gaspard, Baton Rouge; Rachel Waguespack, Addis; Andrew Taing, Gonzales; Shalayne Heffner, Shingle Springs, Calif.
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.