Programs

APRIL 2015

Florida School of the Arts students prepare for graduate gallery show

Painting by Patrick Kilby Florida School of the Arts visual art students will display their work at an upcoming graduate show. An opening reception will be held to honor the work of seven graduating students on Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Florida School of the Arts main gallery, located on the St. Johns River State College Palatka campus. The event is free and open to the public.  
 
This year’s participants are fine art students David Brazell, Jennifer Broadbent, Victoria Karst, Patrick Kilby, Linzee Mancini, Douglas Parlette and Chelsey Patterson.      

According to Gallery Coordinator Sarah Alexander, the show will include a mix of works from the students, including paintings, drawings, sculpture and mixed media pieces.  “It represents the culmination of two years of visual arts study for graduating students and is part of the exit requirements for the program,” she said.   The exhibits will be on display through May 7.  Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and during evening Main Stage performances.        
  
Florida School of the Arts is part of the academic and administrative structure of SJR State College and awards the two-year associate degree. The School serves the entire state of Florida and is located on the SJR State Palatka campus.  For more information, call (386) 312-4300 or visit online at FLOARTS.org.

PHOTO CAPTION:  
An untitled painting by Patrick Kilby is among the works to be exhibited at the upcoming Florida School of the Arts graduate exhibition.  An opening reception will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 16.  The exhibits will be on display through May 7.