Monday, September 8, 2008

Sculpture: A Wyoming Invitational now on view

The Art Museum's chief preparator Stoney Smith (left)
and assistant curator Sarah Gadd (right) enjoy the
new and final sculpture to be installed for
Sculpture: A Wyomng Invitational.

John Henry's River High stands 55 ft tall
east of the Laramie Recreation Center.

Photo courtesy of the UW Art Museum.

With all 18 sculptures now installed and final preparations underway, the University of Wyoming Art Museum prepares to celebrate this campus- and city-wide exhibition of public sculpture. On Friday, Sept. 12, the UW Trustees, Foundation Board, and National Advisory Board of the Art Museum join visiting artist and major donors for a bus tour of the exhibition before the public opening celebration on Prexy's Pasture. The reception will run from 4 - 6 pm. Artists Jesus Moroles, John Henry, James Surls, Charmaine Locke, Linda Fleming, Charles Parson, Stan Dolega, and Carl Reed are anticipated to be in attendance.

For more information, visit the University of Wyoming Art Museum's webpage.

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