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The Gallery At UTA Presents: Faculty Biennial XVI

October 16 - November 18, 2017

Reception:Friday, October 20, 5:30 — 8 PM

Andrew Ortiz, Measured Disorder: DNA, Scale, Self Portrait, 2017, Archival Pigment Prints, Plaster, Twigs, Video

ARLINGTON–The Gallery at The University of Texas at Arlington is pleased to present its sixteenth “Faculty Biennial,” a showcase for recent work created by the Department of Art and Art History faculty. Scheduled every two years, this exhibition presents a sampling of what the art professors accomplish in their creative endeavors outside the classroom. The 2017 exhibition, which runs October 16 through November 18, features 35 faculty members working in a wide variety of media including painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, photography, glass, printmaking, film/video, digital imaging and visual communication design. In addition, the department's art historians have examples of recent publications on display.

Nicolas Wood, Left: D74 (juggle 4), Center: D63 (ribs diptych), Right: D75 (ribs 10), 2016, Pastels, Charcoal on Paper

"The Faculty Biennial is an opportunity for our talented faculty to experiment with new ideas and creatively investigate new modes of expression. I think our students and visitors will enjoy seeing what the faculty do in their studios," says gallery curator and director Benito Huerta.

Kenda North, Not Yet Titled, 2017, Polaroids, Vintage Archival Paper, Pigment Inks on Acrylic

Gallery hours are 10 am until 5 pm Monday through Friday and noon until 5 pm on Saturday. The Gallery is located in the Fine Art Building, room 169, at 502 S. Cooper Street, Arlington, TX. For more information, contact Benito Huerta or Patricia Healy (817) 272-5658 or

The 2017- 2018 exhibition schedule is made possible by the generous support of Arlington Camera, Art & Art History Department Students, the Hanley Foundation, Hilton Arlington, and Nerwin & Martin.


All events are free and open to the public.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 10AM - 5PM | Saturday, 12PM - 5PM

Located on first floor in room 169 at the north end of the Fine Arts Building, UTA Campus, 502 S. Cooper St., Arlington, Texas.

For more information, contact Benito Huerta 817-272-3143 or Patricia Healy 817-272-5658




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