Artspace News Release
CONTACT: Jennifer Bridges, Gallery Administrator
6 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220
Phone: 804.782.8672 / Fax: 804.782.9880
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 13, 2002
Artspace presents VCU Crafts Department Student Show and Sale
Richmond, VA - Artspace, located at 6 East Broad Street in downtown Richmond, is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibitions, "VCU Crafts Department Student Show and Sale," and "Artspace Members' Exhibition." The public is invited to an opening preview on Thursday, December 5 from 7-10 pm. Tickets will be $10 at the door, children free. The First Friday Opening Reception will be on Friday, December 6 from 7-10 pm, this event will be free. Both exhibitions continue until Saturday, December 21. Artspace is open Wednesday - Sunday, from 12-4 pm. You can learn more about Artspace and its upcoming exhibitions at www.artspacegallery.org.
Exhibiting in the Main Gallery, the crafts show will include a wide variety of images and objects hand crafted by students of the Crafts Department at Virginia Commonwealth University. The materials used will be any combination of wood, ceramic, glass, textile, and or metal. Through these mediums, emphasis is placed on mastering a high level of craftsmanship and delivering strong conceptual ideas. Michael Bauermeister, a nationally known woodworker of Augusta, MO, will jury the works.
In the Skylight Gallery, Artspace will feature new works by its artist members. Exhibited work will include painting, photography, mixed media, and sculpture.