FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THE FREDERICK R. WEISMAN MUSEUM OF ART
Student art exhibition features works by fine art majors graduating from Pepperdine's Seaver College in April
April 10 - 26, 2008
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 10, 6-8pm
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art
24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90263
General information: (310) 506-4851
Museum Contact: Michael Zakian, Director
Group Tours Contact: Carol Kmiec, ARTSReach Coordinator and Museum Assistant
Web site, http://www.pepperdine.edu/arts/museum
Hours: Tuesday through Sunday, 11 A.M. - 5 P.M.; Closed Mondays and major holidays
No admission fee
The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University will present a senior student art exhibition entitled Ransomed from April 10 to 26, 2008.
There will be an opening reception to meet the artists on Thursday, April 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. The reception is free of charge and open to the public.
Ransomed will feature the work of Chelsea Akins, Jaeae An, Anne "Carter" Catchings, Caroline Coffee, April Felchner, Stephanie Griffin, Kristin John, Joseph Mullins, Emily Rath, Briana Scammehorn, William "Lange" Sykes, Kelly Voyles, and John "Matt" Welde, all fine art majors graduating from Pepperdine's Seaver College in April.
The senior exhibition allows graduates from the studio art program to present work highlighting their achievements. In Ransomed, the work ranges in media from painting and sculpture to sculpture installations and projected images.
The exhibition was organized by Genevieve Freeman, faculty advisor and Pepperdine University assistant professor of art, in cooperation with Michael Zakian, director of the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art.
The museum, located on the Pepperdine campus at 24255 Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, CA, is open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and is closed on Mondays and major holidays. There is no admission charge.
For more information, call (310) 506-4851, or visit http://www.pepperdine.edu/arts/museum.