Transformation and Habitual Ritual

The Visual Arts Gallery is presenting an exhibition featuring a pair of printmaking portfolios collecting artwork from three dozen artists from across the country. Both of these portfolios have been graciously loaned to the gallery by GSU's professor of printmaking, Heather Page. This exhibit will be on display through the end of the year.

Habitual Ritual focuses on artists that follow working methodologies rooted in repetition. Kim Ambriz and Nichole Maury both curated and participated in Habitual Ritual. Other artists featured in the exhibit include: Diana Behl, Maggie Booth, Joe D'Uva, Amze Emmons, John Hitchcock, Amanda Knowles, Rose Lazar, Robert A. A. Lowe, Kristen Martincic, Nichole Maury, Jason Moore, Debora Oden, Fernando Orellana, Heather Page, Justin Quinn, Danielle Rante, Jay Ryan and Sarah Smelser.

A second print porfolio, Transformation, coordinated by Heather Page, joins together artsists with scientists to find the commonalities between them. Artists include: Kim Ambriz, Jonas Angelet, Colleen Buzzard, Lydia Diemer, Brandon Graving, Matthew Hopson-Walker, Carrie Iverson, Deborah Maris Lader, Talicia Lerfald, Rachel Melis, Amy Newell and Kristin Thielking, Heather Page, AdeleMarie Roberts, Karen Schwartz, Natalie Settles, Lenore Thomas, Amanda Yopp. Scientists include: Doctors Barry Goldstein, Hucky Land, Lynne E. Maquat, Carol A. Carter, Sarah Cohen, Sandra Franckowiak, Theresa Grana, Wes Jackson, Melvin Klegerman, Tim Machonkin, John Markley, Ronald T. Raines, Ahna R. Skop, Joshua Strable, Christopher Yopp, and the research of Alan Turing.

Jayme M. Julian - Combined Beauty

Combined Beauty, an exhibit of the photography and art of graduate student Jayme M. Julian, will be on display in the Visual Art Gallery at Governors State University from December 10 through December 17. An opening reception celebrating Julian’s work will be on Wednesday, December 12, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.