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Sept. 19-Oct. 9: Studio Artist Heather Nameth Bren

Works of ceramic sculpture on display.

2012-10-10
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office, 9-17-2012

Mankato, Minn. – An art exhibit titled “Dissolving the Shark and Other Acts of Self-Preservation” by artist Heather Nameth Bren will be on display at the Conkling Gallery in 139 Nelson Hall on the Minnesota State University, Mankato campus from Sept. 19 through Oct. 9, 2012.

Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and some evenings as coverage permits.

There will be a studio residency on Tuesday, Sept. 18 in the Nelson Hall Ceramics Labs. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, there will be a 7 p.m. artist’s lecture in Centennial Union 253 followed by a reception in the Conkling Gallery.

Call 507-389-6412 for more information.

Heather Nameth Bren is a studio artist who specializes in ceramic sculpture and installation. She received a master of fine arts in ceramics from the University of Kansas in 2003. In 2004, Bren received a Jerome Foundation Artists Project Grant through Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis. Most recently, she was named the 2010 McKnight Foundation Fellow for ceramic artists. In addition to Bren’s studio practice, she is also an assistant professor of art and design at Northwestern College in St. Paul, Minn.

For more information about the Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art’s 2012-13 exhibition schedule, please click here.

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 32 state institutions.

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