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Finlandia University International School of Art & Design 2009 Diploma Works Exhibition

Exhibit Dates: April 27 to May 22, 2009

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 2, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

April 27, 2009

HANCOCK, MI - The 2009 International School of Art & Design Diploma Works Exhibition is featured at the Finlandia University Gallery April 27 to May 22, 2009.

A reception for the artists will take place at the gallery Saturday, May 2, 2009, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

This exhibit features the "diploma works" of graduating Finlandia bachelor of fine arts (BFA) students.  Each individual's exhibit represents his or her final body of student work. The work takes the forms of intensive research projects, series of individual artworks, or design prototypes.

Graduating BFA seniors featured in the exhibit are: Colleen Carroll (Calumet, Mich.), Chaslyn Duffek (Pelkie, Mich.), Jennifer Hamel (Livonia, Mich.), Stacy Karvonen (Nisula, Mich.), Jennette Katona (Negaunee, Mich.), Ansley Knoch (Madison, Wisc.), Fred Knoch (Madison, Wisc.), Joss Martin (Crystal Falls, Mich.), Jessica Millar (Acton, Calif.), Anne Patrick (Hancock, Mich.), Jordan Siegler (Felch, Mich.), and Whitney Sirard (L'Anse, Mich.).

The Finlandia University Gallery is located in the Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., or by appointment.

The 2009 Diploma Works Exhibition is on display through May 22, 2009. Please call 906-487-7500 for more information.