DSC_8313-webAn exhibition featuring the work of students in the Visual Arts Department at Temple College will be on display in the college’s Visual Arts Gallery beginning April 16.

The show will feature about 100 works, including photography, painting, drawing and ceramics. Some of the works will be for sale.

“The annual spring student art exhibition and sale showcases what we do in our studio classes,” said Michael Donahue, chair of the Visual Arts Department. ”It is a wonderful opportunity to support local artists and to purchase artwork at some reasonable prices.”

DSC_8321-webAn opening reception for the exhibition will be held Saturday, April 16, at 7 p.m. At the reception, members of the Visual Arts faculty will pick one piece to become a part of the permanent collection that hangs in the hall of the Visual Arts Complex. A cash award will be given to the student who made the piece.

The exhibit will be on display through May 3.

The Temple College Visual Arts Complex is located at 2105 South 5th St. in Temple. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday or by appointment. For more information, contact michael.donahue@templejc.edu.