Please join us in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of building strong communities through peaceful actions. We will be hosting an art exhibit created by members from our community of all ages that celebrates National Black History Month.
Artists Names: Jessie Mann and Liz Liguori
Biennial Student Art Exhibit
Jessie Mann and Liz Liguori are Virginia Tech graduate students selected to exhibit their work in this biennial event. Their curiosity-driven, unique photography highlights the excellent work of Virginia Tech students who combine creativity and technology in their art. Jessie Mann is working towards her Ph.D. in the Virginia Tech Translational Biology, Medicine and Health Program doing research in cognitive neuroscience . Liz Liguori will be completing her M.F.A. in Creative Technology this May. The exhibit is part of Women’s Month events at Virginia Tech and will be highlighted as contemporary work by artists in Appalachia at the National Appalachian Studies Conference being held at Virginia Tech Squires Center March 10 – 12, 2017.
Exhibit Dates: March 3 – April 16, 2017
Reception for the Artists: Friday March 17, 2017 5 – 7 p.m.
Artwork using text in various media by Virginia Tech Students in Creative Technologies and Four Design Programs studying with Professors Simone Paterson and Jeff Joiner
Exhibit Dates: April 21 – May 13, 2017
Opening Reception: April 21 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.