College Hosts Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition and Film Festival

April 5, 2017
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Thomas Nelson Community College's Visual Arts Department is showcasing student talent during its Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition through April 20 at the Hampton campus in Templin Hall’s Visual Arts Gallery. Free and open to the public, the 100-piece exhibit features 2D, 3D and multimedia art. A wire sculpture by Justin Wolf pictured.

Also as part of the visual arts experience, a Closing Awards Reception takes place Tuesday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m. followed by a Student Film Festival at 6:30 p.m. in the Dr. Mary T. Christian Auditorium. The free festival will include a diverse lineup of 55 entries, including commercials, music videos and public service announcements. Motion graphic works, including animation, typography in motion and network logo pieces will also be featured.

The juror this year is Tom Moore, recently retired curator of photography at The Mariner’s Museum and a Christopher Newport University adjunct professor.

For more information about the exhibit and film festival, contact Cece Wheeler, head of Thomas Nelson's Visual Arts department at wheelerc@tncc.edu