Quintessence, Colorado Mesa BFA Senior Exhibition

The Colorado Mesa University Art & Design Department presents Quintessence, the third of four exhibits featuring artwork from seniors graduating from the BFA Studio Art program, in the downtown art gallery April 4-29.

Quintessence will showcase the artwork of Kira Norby, Nadine O’Brien and Jess Smith, and will feature mediums including painting and sculpture. Quintessence can be viewed at 437CO, CMU’s art gallery in downtown Grand Junction. As part of their “Senior Seminar” course, students coordinate the senior exhibits as preparation for future professional careers in visual arts.

437CO is located at 437 Colorado Avenue in Grand Junction, Colo. Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday 12-5pm and admission is free. On Friday, April 7 from 5-9pm there will be a public reception to view the exhibit and meet the artists with an Artist Talk scheduled for 5:30pm. Wine from Carlson Vineyards and beer from Kannah Creek Brewing Company will be available for purchase at the reception. For more information, call the Art & Design Department at 970.248.1444.

Media Contact

Laura Bradley, CMU Box Office Manager

970.248.1954 (o)