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Giertz Gallery to host Boneyard sneak peek

On Friday, April 10th, from 4 to 6 p.m., Parkland College’s Giertz Gallery will host a sneak peek at the art on display for the 2015 Boneyard Arts Festival. This will be a chance for visitors to get a sneak peek of the Art and Design Student Juried Exhibition. Light refreshments will be provided.

The exhibition will officially open to the public the following Monday, April 13th, at 10 a.m. and show from April 13th through May 2nd. For the official exhibition, there will be a reception on Thursday, April 16th from 6 to 8 p.m. The award ceremony will be held at 7 p.m., with live music provided by the Parkland Guitar Ensemble.

From a Parkland press release:

Audiences will enjoy an impressive body of student work in photography, painting, drawing, metals, sculpture, three-dimensional design, two-dimensional design, color theory, and ceramics.

For this year’s exhibit, Parkland Art and Design faculty will select approximately 200 works from among 400+ entries. Many of these earn artistic awards, which will be announced during the exhibit’s reception on Thursday, April 16th. Students taking art classes in the current academic year, beginning with summer 2014, were eligible to submit artwork.

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