Fine Arts Gallery Exhibits

Seminole State’s Fine Arts Gallery is proud to present six exhibitions every season that showcase works by Seminole State students and faculty, as well as nationally renowned artists. With paintings, prints, sculptures, ceramics, photography and more on display, the Fine Arts Gallery adds a variety of stylized culture to the campus experience.

Exhibitions are free and open to the public during regular hours of operation.

Ellipses by Lee Andrew Bianco
"Ellipses" by Lee Andrew Bianco

Lee Andrew Bianco

Aug. 28-Sept. 25, 2014

The exhibit season opens with still-life oil paintings by Lee Andrew Bianco, a member of The Copley Society, a renowned invitation-only Boston artists guild and gallery.

Opening Reception: Thursday, Aug. 28, 5-7 p.m.

Wendy by Steven Labadessa
"Wendy" by Steven Labadessa

Steven Labadessa

Oct. 2-30, 2014

Steven Labadessa, studio art instructor at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, Indiana, pursues “severe beauty” in his collection of oil paintings and graphite and color pencil drawings. He has exhibited nationally in group and solo exhibits and is the recipient of various awards, including the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship.

Opening Reception: Thursday, Oct. 2, 5-7 p.m.

Opening night, 2013 Faculty Exhibit
Opening night, 2013 Faculty Exhibit

Faculty Exhibit

Nov. 6-Dec. 11, 2014

The exhibit is an overview of the work by studio faculty of Seminole State’s Fine Arts Department. This exhibit will represent the wide variety of materials used by the artists, whose personal experience directly benefits their students.

Opening Reception: Thursday, Nov. 6, 5-7 p.m.

Carmine Cornflux by Michael Fowler
"Carmine Cornflux" by Michael Fowler

Michael Fowler

Jan. 15-Feb. 12, 2015

The abstract landscape oil paintings of Michael Fowler present the “harmonies of color and shape.” Mr. Fowler teaches at the University of South Carolina Aiken.

Opening Reception: Thursday, Jan. 15, 5-7 p.m.

Unkind Conversations by Larry Vienneau
"Unkind Conversations" by Larry Vienneau

Larry Vienneau

Feb. 19-March 18, 2015

Seminole State Fine Arts faculty member draws upon ancient folklore, “trickster” tales and mythologies to create striking imagery. Professor Vienneau earned his MFA from Southern Illinois University.

Opening Reception: Thursday, Feb. 19, 5-7 p.m.

Decayed Addiction by Bianca Diana, 2013 Best of Show Winner
"Decayed Addiction" by Bianca Diana
2013 Best of Show Winner

46th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit

April 9-May 7, 2015

The Fine Arts Department closes its season with a juried selection of work executed during the past year by Seminole State Fine Arts students. Media include: photography, painting, printmaking, drawing, mixed-media, ceramics and sculpture.

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 9, 5-7 p.m.

Seminole State College's Fine Arts Gallery is located in the Fine and Performing Arts Building (G-101) on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus. The gallery is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. You can download a map of the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus here.

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