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Fosdick-Nelson Gallery presents new photography/painting exhibition
1/29/09

The Fosdick- Nelson Gallery, in the School of Art and Design at Alfred University, is hosting a new exhibition titled “Depth of Field” now through Wednesday, Feb. 25.

The exhibit features works by Terri Weifenbach and Christine Gray.

Weifenbach received a bachelor of arts in fine arts degree from the University of Maryland. She has 10 published books, her most recent in 2009 titled “Another Summer.”

Gray received a master of fine arts degree from the University of California-Santa Barbara. She received the Dean’s Faculty Research Grant at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2008 and the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art Residency Fellowship in 2009.

The current exhibit at the Fosdick-Nelson is curated by Brian Arnold, associate professor of photography, and Stephanie McMahon, assistant professor of painting, both in the University’s School of Art and Design.

The Fosdick-Nelson Gallery is a learning center for the visual arts. Rotating exhibitions highlight work by established and emerging artists working in New York, the United States, and abroad.

Located in rural New York, the Gallery is the only established contemporary art venue within a 60-mile radius for the community to experience a diverse mix of art firsthand and to participate in a forum of contemporary art and culture. Extended programming, including gallery lectures and special projects, gives students and members of the community an opportunity to engage with artists, curators, and scholars.

The Fosdick-Nelson Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 3 p.m. weekends. The Gallery is closed University holidays. For more information contact Sharon McConnell, director of the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, at 607.871.2149, or at mcconnells@alfred.edu.