HANCOCK, MI – The International School of Art & Design (ISAD) 2013 Diploma Works Exhibition is featured from April 27 to May 24, 2013, at the Finlandia University Gallery. The Finlandia University Gallery is located in the Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock.
A reception for the artists will take place at the gallery Saturday, April 27, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The artists will be introduced at 7:15 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
The artworks featured in the annual Diploma Works Exhibit represent the final body of student work for each graduating bachelor of fine arts (BFA) student. The works include intensive research projects, series of individual artworks, and design prototypes. A variety of media is represented, including painting, illustration, sculpture, fiber design, graphic design, and integrated design.
The 2013 ISAD graduating seniors are Margo Anderson, Sara Beckley, Erika Gerstner, Dawn Hilts, Eric Hinch, Sascha Hirzel, Jessica Hurkmans, Jessica Ingold, Sarah Jalkanen, Lauren Jarvinen, Charmaine Manansala, Gini Moreau, David Sarazinm, Michael Simila, Audrey Small, and Cait Spera.