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McNeese Works on Paper Exhibit Set to Open

March 15, 2018 | McNeese Public Relations
"Walter" a painting by Victoria Ridgeway

"Walter" a painting by Victoria RidgewayThe 31st Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition will open with a reception honoring the exhibiting artists from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 22, in the Grand Gallery of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex at McNeese State University.

The exhibit, which runs through May 10, is sponsored by the McNeese Department of Visual Arts.

Benjamin Hickey, curator at Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, is the juror for this year’s exhibition. Hickey has selected 61 works from a broad national spectrum of painting, drawings, photographs, prints and mixed media works on paper for this year’s display.

“Walter” by Victoria Ridgeway. Archival pigment print.

Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, contact the department at 475-5060.

Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at