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Art department prepares to host College Art Day and “Me & Myself 6”

January 6, 2004


Austin Peays art department will present College Art Day, followed by the Me & Myself 6 exhibition, Jan. 24 in the Trahern Building.

High school art students, their parents and teachers are invited to attend College Art Day, which will run from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Students can choose from several workshops, including ceramics, photography, painting and electronic imaging. High school art teachers will participate in a workshop providing networking opportunities, while parents tour the campus and attend a financial-aid workshop.
January 6, 2004


Austin Peay's art department will present College Art Day, followed by the “Me & Myself 6” exhibition, Jan. 24 in the Trahern Building.

High school art students, their parents and teachers are invited to attend College Art Day, which will run from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Students can choose from several workshops, including ceramics, photography, painting and electronic imaging. High school art teachers will participate in a workshop providing networking opportunities, while parents tour the campus and attend a financial-aid workshop.

The “Me & Myself 6” drawing and photography exhibition, which begins at 3:30 p.m., will feature 40 “picture within a picture” pieces selected from submissions by high school students across Tennessee and Southern Kentucky. Professor Carlyle Johnson, chair of Tennessee State University's art department, will judge the pieces, awarding cash prizes to the winners.

Both events are free and open to the public. For further information, telephone 7333.
—Terry Stringer