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Worcester State’s Renovated Art Gallery Opens with Fall Exhibit

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and donors attended receptions for the first juried show in the renovated Gallery at WSU last week. Titled “The Global Perspective: Understanding the Past, Looking to the Future” to coordinate with the campus theme semester “Worcester and the World,” the show featured a wide range of work from artists throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Jurors’ choices include David Pollock, Town of Lake Cowichan; Leah Oates,Transitory Space, Beijing; Tom Grady, My House. Honorable mentions are Catherine Jaggi, Code Pink, Over and Out; Emily Sandagata, Working Family; Emily Somma, Somewhere Between; and Annie Bissett, The Great Wall.

The show runs through Thurs., December 1 and is free and open to the public.

A $25,000 grant from the Fletcher Foundation helped support the renovation project.

Click here [1] to view a video interview with The Gallery’s curator, Dr. Catherine Wilcox-Titus, on the WSU YouTube Channel.