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The Art Gallery in the Rusteberg Building at UTB Presents Student Juried Exhibition

Best of Show 2008 - Frank Barrera

Brownsville, TX – The Art Gallery in the Rusteberg Building is proud to present the “Student Juried Exhibition”. This show consists of student work from the University of Texas at Brownsville. Juror will choose Best 2D, Best 3D, and Best of Show. Opening reception will be held Monday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m.

Every year UTB students bring forth many creative and original pieces of art, ranging from every media imaginable, from painting to ceramic pieces to photographs. Students bring their best work to be juried and curated by a prestigious member of the art community. This year’s juror is Pete Martinez.

Pete Martinez is an avid artist and educator. Currently he is an art teacher at Lopez High School in Brownsville, TX and adjunct professor at UTB. He obtained his Master of Science in Art from Texas A&M Kingsville. Martinez has exhibited at Rancho del Cielo in Ciudad Mante, Mexico, Texas Commerce Bank , Brownsville Historical Museum and many other venues.

  • Opening reception: Monday, March 30, 2009: 6:30PM
  • Location: The Art Gallery in the Rusteberg Building at UTB
  • Exhibition runs from March 30 to April 17, 2009
  • Admission fee: $1.00

For Immediate Release:

Contact: Marivel Graham

             Gallery Director

             (956) 882-7097


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