Student Art Exhibit and Images Festival Begins in April

Animation and Film Screenings in May at Clearview 

Madison, N.J. - April 9, 2009 - The public is invited to view drawings, paintings, ceramics, sculpture and photography of senior and junior art majors at the Images Art and Music Festival and Senior Art Exhibition 2009 on Fairleigh Dickinson University's College at Florham, from Wednesday, April 14, 2009 through Monday, May 4, 2009, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the Gallery in the Rothman Institute Building. This annual exhibition is sponsored by FDU’s Department of Visual and Performing Arts.

An opening reception to meet the artists will be held on Wednesday, April 14 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The reception will conclude with a performance by the FDU Chorus at 7 p.m. in Dreyfuss Theater. The chorus and chamber choir will perform songs from different eras and styles, starting with “Greensleeves” and ending with a medley of Billy Joel songs.

Admission is free for these events and no reservations are necessary. For further information about the art exhibit, call 973-443-8640 or 973-443-8661.

On Tuesday, May 5, thesis screenings, featuring 8 animations and 6 films by seniors majoring in Film and Animation will be presented at Clearview Cinemas Theaters, 72 Headquarters Plaza, South Street, Morristown, at 6:30 p.m. Admission at the door is $5; doors open at 6 p.m.


For Immediate Release

Dreyfuss

Office of Public Relations

Metropolitan Campus

Fairleigh Dickinson University

1000 River Road

Teaneck, NJ 07666

Gretchen Johnson

201 692 7032

gjohnson@fdu.edu

 

Office of Public Relations

College at Florham

Fairleigh Dickinson University

285 Madison Avenue

Madison, NJ 07940

Scott Giglio

973 443 8756

giglio@fdu.edu

Lillian Lukac

973 443 8661

lukac@fdu.edu