FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
DATE:  June 5, 2008
CONTACT: Joe Pena 361.825.2386 or 361.510.0918 (cell); or Cassandra Hinojosa 361.825.2337
   
Islander Art Gallery Celebrates the Uniqueness of Small Works of Art during Opening Exhibit and Reception

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WHO:  

The Department of Art at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and University Galleries

WHAT: Opening Reception for “New Small Works” Exhibit
WHEN:  Friday, June 6, from 6-8 p.m.
WHERE: Islander Art Gallery, 4024 Weber Road in Hamlin Center

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Department of Art at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and University Galleries will hold an opening reception for the “New Small Works” exhibit Friday, June 6, from 6-8 p.m. in the Islander Art Gallery, 4024 Weber Road, located in the Hamlin Shopping Center.

The exhibit, which will be on display through Saturday, June 21, will present smaller works by Texas A&M-Corpus Christi students, alumni, as well as local artists. The focus is to celebrate the uniqueness of small works of art created in various media.