Hallie Ford Museum to Exhibit Two Willamette Faculty Members and Senior Art Majors Works

Each spring the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of Willamette University senior art majors and recent work from selected art faculty. The Senior Art Majors Exhibition, which represents the culmination of their four years at Willamette, and the Bruce Black/Tracy MacEwan: Recent Work Exhibition will open on Saturday, April 7 and continue through Saturday, May 12 in the Melvin Henderson-Rubio and Atrium galleries.

Characterized by a variety of styles and approaches, the Senior Art Majors Exhibit features work in a variety of media, including painting, printmaking, drawing, ceramics and mixed media. In addition, the exhibition will feature a section devoted to senior theses in art history.

Bruce Black and Tracy MacEwan are part-time faculty at Willamette. Black holds an MFA degree from the University of Delaware and teaches painting and drawing. MacEwan holds an MFA degree from the University of Oregon and teaches photography.

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is located at 700 State Street in Salem. The galleries are open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for seniors and students over 13 years old. Children 12 and under are admitted for free. Tuesday is a free day for all admissions. For further information or directions, call 503-370-6855, or visit the Hallie Ford Museum on the web.

The Senior Art Majors exhibition has been supported, in part, by a grant from The Wyss Foundation.