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FGCU Opens "The Formers: Current Works of FGCU Art Graduates"
5/11/2009

FORT MYERS, FL - The Art Galleries and Alumni Association at Florida Gulf Coast University present a premiere exhibition of works from art students titled, "The Formers: Current Works of FGCU Art Graduates." To celebrate this first-of-its-kind exhibition, an opening reception with the artists will be held 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, May 22 in the main gallery of the Arts Complex.

This exhibition showcases local and national alumni artists working in a variety of mediums while pursuing careers as artists, art teachers, coordinators, directors, musicians, designers and curators.

Interim gallery director Anica Sturdivant stated, "We are honored to have the alumni share their continuing stories and works with us on this exhibit."

The exhibition continues through July 31. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or by appointment.

For further information about this and other exhibitions, visit the website at http://artgallery.fgcu.edu/FGCU_Art_Gallery/FGCU_Art_Gallery.html
or call (239) 590-7199 for gallery information.

The Arts Complex is located on FGCU's main campus, east of I-75 between exits 123 and 128. Free parking is available in Lot 7 for Arts Complex visitors. Parking passes are available at the parking booth located along the university's entrance.

For additional information, media representatives should contact Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199.

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