Wiegand Gallery Presents New Work by Faculty at Notre Dame de Namur University

Ten featured artists to display paintings, prints, and installations

For Immediate Release (8/28/2017)

Belmont, Calif.—The Wiegand Gallery at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) is pleased to present the Art Department 2017 Faculty Exhibition from September 20 through October 21, 2017. The artists’ reception takes place on September 28 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. There will be a discussion with Art Department faculty during the reception. The Wiegand Gallery is located on the NDNU campus at 1500 Ralston Avenue in Belmont, California.

“The NDNU arts faculty includes working artists with a strong connection to their studio practices,” said Wiegand Gallery Director Robert Poplack. “This show is an excellent opportunity to see examples of all of their work in one place. The work in the show represents a range of ideas and diversity of approaches to making art that keeps the department vital for the students and reflects formal and conceptual thinking in today’s art world.”

Print by Betty Friedman
Betty Friedman, Untitled #226

The faculty artists featured are:
Zach Clark
Linda Covello
Michael Damm
Rick Deragon
Betty Friedman
Leon Kortenkamp
Tim Kortenkamp
Robert Poplack
Michael Ryan
Robert Simons

About NDNU

Notre Dame de Namur University is a Catholic, not-for-profit, coeducational institution serving approximately 1,700 traditional-aged and adult students from diverse backgrounds. Established in 1851 by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, NDNU maintains a strong commitment to access for diverse populations, academic excellence, social justice and community engagement. The university is fully accredited and offers a rich variety of undergraduate, graduate and credential programs. The historic, 50-acre campus is located on the San Francisco Peninsula in Silicon Valley. For more information, visit www.ndnu.edu.

About the Wiegand Gallery

The Wiegand Gallery is housed at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) in a magnificent 1874 carriage house made of native stone quarried on campus. The exhibit space provides an unusually warm and inviting environment for experiencing art. The gallery focuses attention on the accomplishments of outstanding, under-recognized artists, as well as rarely seen work by renowned artists. www.wiegandgallery.org/


Robert M. Poplack, Director, Wiegand Gallery


Zack Rogow
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