Sept. 18 - Oct. 15, 2015
Sept. 17, 7:30-9 pm: Opening Reception
SHADE: Recent Artwork by Gerald Julien Griffin
An artist's world is one of visual sensation; shape, angle, color, texture, reflection, contrast. In this series of paintings and prints, BYUI Visual Arts Department faculty member Gerald Griffin explores his interest in shadow as it plays over a variety of objects and structures. This show is the result of a Creative Leave of Absence granted by the College of Performing and Visual Arts. "Rooster" 36" x 48" Oil
Oct. 23-Nov. 19, 2015
Oct. 22, 7-9 pm: Opening Reception
Salt and Woodsmoke: Intaglio prints by Nick Bontorno
Nick Bontorno, alumni of BYU-I and currently teaches art in BYU, returns to the Spori Art Gallery to show his recent work in printmaking. Bontorno creates his unique images using traditional methods of intaglio printmaking such as etching, aquatint, and drypoint. In this exhibit, Nick keenly explores portraiture and the western landscape.
Dec. 4-Dec. 18, 2015
Dec. 3, 7-9pm: Opening Reception
Student Art Show
Jacob Spori Art Gallery will show art works of current BYU-Idaho art students, selected and judged by the art department faculty. This exhibition is an excellent opportunity for the visitors to see the art produced by students in various forms & mediums, and is an exciting occasion for students to show their work to their peers and the public.