Cornell Announces 2014 Student Exhibition




An Exhibition Brought to you by the Class of 2014

On View April 19–May 11, 2014


Winter Park, Fla. (April 3, 2014)—The Cornell Fine Arts Museum, in collaboration with the Department of Art and Art History at Rollins College, is proud to host Emergence, an exhibition debuting the work of nine senior studio art majors from the Class of 2014. The preview reception takes place at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum on Friday, April 18th from 5:30 p.m. to7:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public.

Emergence is the culmination of the students’ artistic efforts and accomplishments over the past four years. The exhibition features works by Miriam Rovirosa, Leah Sandler, Vasiliki Barakos, Lin VanderVliet, Grace Loescher, Nicole Weedo, Chelsey VanderVliet, Jorge Musa, and Anastasia Stefanos.  A variety of media are used including painting, printmaking, sculpture, and photography. The exhibition was juried by Rollins College studio art professors Joshua Almond, Dana Hargrove, Dawn Roe, and Rachel Simmons, and by Amy Galpin, curator of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum. The jurors’ selections exemplify the students’ talents, technical prowess, and ingenuity.


Emergence will be on view at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum through May 11, 2014.  For more information visit the Cornell Fine Arts Museum’s website at




The Cornell Fine Arts Museum is the only teaching museum in the greater Orlando area. Our encyclopedic collection totals over 5,000 objects ranging from antiquity through contemporary, including rare Old Master paintings and a comprehensive collection of prints, drawings and photographs. Located on the campus of Rollins College near downtown Winter Park, the Cornell's public hours are: Tuesday–Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 5 p.m. The museum is open until 8 p.m. on the first Friday of each month.  Admission is free, courtesy of Bessemer Trust. For additional information, please call 407.646.2526 or visit  "Like" CFAM on Facebook and follow us on Twitter@cfamrollins.  

Founded in 1885, Rollins College is Florida's oldest recognized college. Located in Winter Park, near Orlando, Rollins is consistently ranked as the number one regional university in the South by U.S. News & World Report. In addition to full-time undergraduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences and the College of Professional Studies, Rollins offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs for working adults through its evening program at the Hamilton Holt School and graduate business degree programs through its Crummer Graduate School of Business, which has been ranked a top MBA program by Forbes and Bloomberg Businessweek. Rollins serves approximately 3,300 degree-seeking students annually. For more information, visit "Like" Rollins on Facebook and follow on Twitter@RollinsCollege.  


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Sandy Todd
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