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“Building the Invisible Cities: Digital Art Student Exhibition Fall 2015” reception is Oct. 22

October 15, 2015

The Turman Art Gallery at Indiana State University is pleased to present "Building the Invisible Cities: Digital Art Student Exhibition Fall 2015." The exhibited works inspired by Italo Calvino's "Invisible Cities" are by current digital art students in the university's department of art and design.

The public is invited to attend the opening reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, meet the artists and celebrate their work that includes digital animation, video installation, digital cinema and sound art. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

The exhibit features the emerging talents of undergraduate and graduate levels Visual Art Students enrolled in the Intermediate and Advanced Digital Art Classes, taught by Sala Wong, professor of art and design. The participating students are Tyler Brown, Norman Yin Chen, Joshua Lewis, Alexis McNeil, Paul Miller, Stefan Munsey, Clarissa Rawlings, Tanner Robinson, Corey Stewart, Brittany Thayer, Darian Tyler and Xiao Zhang.

In addition to the Calvino-inspired works, the introductory-level digital art students will present their projects in sound, digital imaging and animation. Students from the introduction to digital art class are Alecsandré Baumgartner, Hayley Burton, Abigail Dorey, Hunter Henderson, Nicole Marder, Korri Martin, Latesha Merkel, Sanchez Miller, Errol Olenja, David Pascarella, Hayley Proctor, Breanna Rivera, Grace Adams (spring 2015), Kindal Mohr (spring 2015) and Tia Regnier (spring 2015).

The Turman Art Gallery is located on the Indiana State campus in the fine arts building on Chestnut Street, just west of Seventh Street. The exhibit runs Oct. 19-27.

Gallery hours for this exhibition are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. For more information, call 812-237-3720.