Trevor Bennet, Walter Early, Mayuko Ono Gray, Shelby Shadwell
September 28 to November 4, 2018
Drawing Demonstration with artist Shelby Shadwell
Friday, September 28, 3:00 p.m. in the Foundation Building, Haggerty Art Village
Opening Reception with artist talks by Trevor Bennet, Mayuko Ono Gray, and Shelby
Friday, September 28, 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery, Haggerty
Remarks start at 6:30 p.m. in the gallery.
The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to present the group exhibition Shape-shifter:Drawing from Observation, featuring four artists who turn the common notion of observational drawing as "drawing
what you see" on its head. In their works, everyday scenes and objects are observed,
analyzed, recreated, transformed, and metamorphosed, creating pictures that present
reality as uncommon. With a mix of fascination for the everyday and a vivid imagination
that lead us out of it, Shape-shifter presents the ordinary in and extraordinary way.
Directions to the Haggerty Art Gallery:
The University of Dallas is accessible from Loop 12, Hwy. 114 or Hwy. 183. From Hwy. 114, exit Tom Braniff, turn right on Northgate Drive, then right on Gorman
Drive.From Hwy. 183 exit Carl Road, turn right on Northgate, then left on Gorman Drive.
The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is located in the Art History Building, the copper
clad building at the corner of campus roads, Gorman Drive and Haggar Circle on the
University of Dallas campus at 1845 E. Northgate Drive in Irving. The gallery, which
is part of the university's Haggerty Art Village, is free and open will be open in
the Fall Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
The University of Dallas is proud to announce another year of record-breaking enrollment. Record freshmen classes within five of the last seven years have contributed to this milestone. The Class of 2022, comprised of nearly 380 students, is one of the university's largest entering classes in its more than 60-year history.
As many as 100 classical school teachers will receive scholarships this year as the University of Dallas intensifies its efforts within the classical education arena. The university also plans to bring on two new tenure-track faculty members, each devoted primarily to one of two programs in the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
Next week kicks off the long-held junior class tradition, Charity Week -- and as the UD community gathers on Monday, Oct. 15, Catholics around the world also celebrate the feast of St. Teresa of Ávila, Virgin, Doctor of the Church. Lasting through Saturday, Oct. 20, the entire University of Dallas campus will raise funds for two nonprofits that align with the university's Catholic identity.