Anderson, Indiana

Three Emerging Painters exhibition comes to AU

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:13 -- univcomm
January 14, 2014

The Jessie C. Wilson Galleries at Anderson University presents Three Emerging Painters, Recent Works by AU Alumna. This diverse exhibition highlights three alumna of Anderson University’s Department of Art+Design who most recently received Masters in Fine Arts degrees in painting. The exhibition will open January 25 through February 13 with the opening reception on Saturday, Jan. 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. and an artist lecture at 4 p.m. in Fine Arts 267.

[Photo: Kerri Ammirata, Rain, 2012; Giordanne Salley, A Snake Went Over My Foot, 2013; Holly Hency, Crown Heights at Night, 2013]

The bold paintings of Giordanne Salley, Kerri Ammirata, and Holly Hency represent their recent achievements at the prestigious graduate programs of Boston University and The New York Studio School. These three artists exhibit their distinctive sensibilities in this exhibition of paintings ranging from landscape, figurative and non-objective imagery.

The Jessie C. Wilson Galleries serve Anderson University and East Central Indiana with monthly exhibitions that feature the work of regionally and nationally recognized artists. Through these exhibitions, the gallery is dedicated to enriching and engaging AU students, as well as promoting the visual arts within the greater community.

For additional information contact Tai Lipan at or call (765) 641-4322. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by appointment.

Anderson University is a private Christian university in central Indiana. Anderson University continues to be recognized as one of America's top colleges by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review, and Forbes. Established in 1917 by the Church of God (Anderson, Ind.), Anderson University offers more than 65 undergraduate majors and graduate programs in business, music, nursing, and theology.