Under the guidance of new Gallery Director Jennifer Olson-Rudenko, the Fine Arts Gallery at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom is accepting applications from artists for its first-ever, all-local art show this winter, Pierce Arts at Pierce College.
Artists in all media are encouraged to apply for consideration for this exhibition, which is set to run from Nov. 3 to Dec. 12. The application fee is $25, but will be waived for students with valid student identification.
All artists are asked to submit their resume, an artist‚Äôs statement, and a CD of five images. Deadline to apply is Sept. 8. Application materials can be sent to Jennifer Olson-Rudenko, Pierce College Fort Steilacoom, 9401 Farwest Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98498.
An artists‚Äô reception will be held to celebrate this exhibition from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 3.
Olson-Rudenko, an art teacher at Pierce College for three years, took over as gallery director when longtime Director Paul Clinton retired in June. Olson-Rudenko is a Ph.D. candidate at Pennsylvania State University and has gallery leadership experience at the El Paso Museum of Art, the Colgate University art gallery, the Museum of Western Art in Denver, and many more.
The Fine Arts Gallery is located at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to noon Friday.
For more information, call Olson-Rudenko at (253) 964-6535.