Art Opening Reception

Art Opening Reception

Contact: Mrs. Lacey K. Leonard, leonard@roanoke.edu

January 27

Art Opening Reception 6-8 pm

Olin and Smoyer Gallery – 2023 Biennial

January 27–March 26

Opening Reception January 27 from 6-8-Jurors Award Announcements at 6:30

Olin and Smoyer Gallery – 2023 Biennial Juried Exhibition 

The Juried Biennial at Olin Hall Galleries has been exhibited every two years since 1990. This juried exhibition exemplifies works of art from artists within a 200-mile radius of Roanoke College. Fine Arts media including but not limited to painting, sculpture, graphic design, ceramics, textiles, mixed media, video, and photography are accepted for submission.

Laura Dvorkin, Curator

Laura Dvorkin is the Co-curator of The Bunker Artspace: Collection of Beth Rudin DeWoody in West Palm Beach. She has worked with the Collection since 2008, managing large presentations of the Collection at institutions and the exhibitions that DeWoody curates. Dvorkin’s recent exhibitions include In The Absence of Light: Gesture, Humor, and Resistance in The Black Aesthetic at the Rebuild Foundation, Chicago, and A Very Anxious Feeling: Voices of Unrest in the American Experience at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, Virginia.

Dvorkin is the Associate Art Consultant for the Eventi Hotel, New York, Co-curator of 53 West 53, the Residential MoMA Expansion Tower, New York, and consults on acquisitions for private clients. Laura Dvorkin lives and works between New York City and West Palm Beach.

Image Credit: 2019 Biennial First Place Winner, Robert Sulkin, Starry Day, Joshua Tree, 2018, photography, archival inkjet print, 12” x 17”