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Yvonne Petkus: Searching

March 13 – April 9, 2014


Searching is a solo exhibition of Yvonne Petkus’ paintings. Using thick, questioned mark-making and the relationship between a repeated, mediated figure and its environment, artist Yvonne Petkus wades through content that leads to states of fragmentation and ambiguity.



Opening Reception: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 6:00-8:00pm, Van Every & Smith Galleries, Belk Visual Arts Center.

Artist Lecture: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 6:00pm, Semans Auditorium, Belk Visual Arts Center.

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