Student Competitors' Works Featured in Pentangle Exhibit

(Bradenton, Fla., Nov. 14, 2006) - An exhibit of artworks submitted by Manatee Community College (MCC) students in annual Pentangle humanities magazine competition will continue through Jan. 11 in Art Building number 10 at MCC Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West. The exhibit and awards reception are free and open to the public.

Robert Farber, a Ringling School of Art and Design faculty member, judged the exhibition. The recipient of numerous artists' grants, Farber's visual artwork has been exhibited extensively throughout Florida and the United States. Most recently, an exhibit of 20 of his artworks that were inspired by the landscape and architecture of Chattanooga, Tenn., was displayed in The Gallery in Chattanooga.

MCC students submited works that included sculpture, pottery, assemblage, drawings, paintings, printmaking, graphic design and photography. Awards  included a $125 Best of Show and three judge's choice awards of $25 each. The award-winning magazine is published annually in the spring.

Works may be viewed 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The gallery and building will be closed for Winter Break Dec. 18 through Jan. 1. For more information, call (941) 752-5225.                                               


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