Wayne State College

Senior Art Exhibit Explores 'What Lies Beneath'

Published Monday, March 13th, 2023

"What Lies Beneath" features WSC art students Skylar Cooper, Zoe Nielsen, Courtney Dahlberg, and Stacy Long. The exhibit runs from March 31 through April 19.

“What Lies Beneath,” featuring artwork by four Wayne State College students, opens Friday, March 31, with a 4:30 p.m. reception in Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery in Conn Library. Artwork examines physical and conceptual depth. The exhibit is free and open to the public through April 19.

Exhibiting artists include studio arts majors Skylar Cooper of Taos, N.M., and Zoe Nielsen of Firth, Neb., and art education majors Courtney Dahlberg of Thedford, Neb., and Stacy Long of Pender, Neb. Artwork employs a diverse range of mixed media sculpture and two-dimensional pieces. The works provoke emotion by exploring mortality, loss, femininity, drama, and beauty in everyday life.

The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday. It is closed Saturday. Shows end at noon on closing day.

For more information on this exhibit or upcoming shows, visit www.wsc.edu/art-gallery or contact gallery director Dr. Andy Haslit, associate professor of art history, at [email protected].