For Immediate Release
Notre Dame de Namur University
1500 Ralston Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002
Contact: Wiegand Gallery
Notre Dame de Namur University’s Wiegand Gallery Presents
The Art Department
Belmont, Calif., August 22, , 2013 — The Wiegand Gallery at Notre Dame de Namur University is proud to present The Art Department Faculty Show, September 17 to October 26, 2013. The opening reception takes place on Sunday, September 29, 2–4 p.m. The NDNU Art Department is made up of professional working and exhibiting artists who are dedicated to teaching while perusing their own individual art practices. These artists and professors show their work nationally and internationally. The Art Department at Notre Dame de Namur University offers degrees in Art, and Art and Graphic Design. The program is known for its rigorous studio practice, small class size and significant faculty interaction with students.
The exhibition includes the following artists:
Paintings and sculpture by Wiegand Gallery founder, Charles Strong, who passed away in July, will be shown as a memorial.
Notre Dame de Namur University is a Catholic, not-for-profit, coeducational institution serving 2,000 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 academic excellence, social justice and community engagement. The university is fully accredited and offers 37 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.
Wiegand Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday noon–4 p.m. Admission is free. Visit the Wiegand website at www.wiegandgallery.org or on facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Wiegand-Gallery-Notre-Dame-de-Namur-University/51147243463