August 27, 2012

Owens Community College Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery to Close ‘Images’ Glass Exhibit, Aug. 31

Images Art Exhibit

Artist Susan Taylor Glasgow’s glass and mixed media purse titled “XO” are among the many artistic expressions on display in the “Images” exhibition at Owens’ Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery.

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Owens Community College Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery’s current “Images” glass exhibit, originally scheduled for public view through Sept. 14, will come to end on Friday, Aug. 31.

The Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery is located in Owens’ Center for Fine and Performing Arts on the Toledo-area Campus in Perrysburg Township.

Six glass artists, who have garnered national artistic acclaim, are showcasing their expressions and interpretations of glass as art as part of the “Images” exhibition, including Therman Statom, April Surgent, Tim Tate, Marc Petrovic, Michael Janis and Susan Taylor Glasgow, all of whom create works with photographic or painted images on glass. Approximately 25 featured artistic pieces are on display in Owens’ “Images” exhibit.

Owens’ “Images” Exhibition is presented in conjunction with Toledo serving as host to the Glass Art Society’s 42nd annual national conference, which took place in June.

Admission to the Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery is free and open to the public from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays. For additional information about the exhibit, contact the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2721 or (567) 661-2721.

Owens Community College is an accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as at the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit www.owens.edu.