Menagerie Exhibition At CFAM



March 30, 2012

WINTER PARK, FL -  With great pride, the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, in collaboration with the Department of Art and Art History at Rollins College, is pleased to announce the opening of Menagerie, an exhibition to debut the work of eleven senior art majors from the Class of 2012.

Briana Angelo, Rachel Birkentall, Nattakun Charoenkul, Clark Hall, Leandra Lima, Senny Luu, Anne Patrick, Samantha Rosen, Grigorios Sarantis, Sarah Ann Showell, and Natascha Vazquez are the senior art students presenting in the show.  Menagerie is the culmination of their artistic efforts and accomplishments over the past four years.  The exhibition includes a variation of mediums such as: painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, mixed media, and digital art.  These students have also worked together to design the invitation and promote the opening of their show as emerging artists in the community.

The exhibition was juried by Rollins College Professors Joshua Almond, Dana Hargrove, Dawn Roe, and Rachel Simmons, and by Jonathan Walz, Curator and Interim Director of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum.  The jurors’ selections exemplify the students’ talents, technical prowess and ingenuity.

The opening takes place on Friday, April 20th from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public.

Menagerie will be on view at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum through May 13, 2012.

For more information on Menagerie please call Assistant Professor of Art Joshua Almond at 407.646.2498, or visit the Cornell Fine Arts Museum website at