Exhibit focusing on artists as critics, curators and writers

art owlonheadThe Fine Art Museum will host a “Third Thursday” reception for a new exhibit, “Critology,” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Western Carolina University.

“Critology: Considering the Art of the Critic/Curator” will run through May 10 and features the work of nine artists who also work as art writers, critics and curators. By analyzing their own creative fields, the artists featured in “Critology” elevate their personal vision and the creative potential within their own work. Artists Max Presneill and Mary Anna Pomonis will deliver an artist talk at the reception, which is free and open to the public. 

Fine Art Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and until 7 p.m. Thursdays. Museum admission and parking are free.

fineartmuseum.wcu.edu or 828.227.3591.

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