An Evening of Music, Art and Poetry

An Evening of Music, Art and Poetry

April 6, 2017 - 7:30pm
Where: 
Gallery of Art and Design
Price: 
Free
Contact:
Nicholas Ciraldo nicholas.ciraldo@usm.edu 601-266-5401

Students from different areas of the arts at The University of Southern Mississippi will host a creative collaborative event on Thursday, April 6, held during the Annual Student Show in the Gallery of Art and Design. “An Evening of Music, Art and Poetry” will feature the talents of students from the School of Music, Department of English and Department of Art and Design. The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. and is open to the public.The Annual Student Show is a greatly anticipated annual event that gives art students the opportunity to exhibit their creative achievements in visual arts produced over the past year and compete for awards in various categories. The student show features works of art from studio courses in art foundations, drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture and graphic design.“An Evening of Art, Music and Poetry” is not only a celebration of the closing exhibition, but a celebration of Southern Miss’ dedication to excellence in the arts. Faculty from English, Music, and Art & Design promise that the audience will appreciate the music, poetry and visual art that have been brought together in a single unique performance. Music students will perform musical pieces they chose to complement particular pieces from the show. English students, inspired by the actual works of art, have written original poetry and will read the poems at the event.nicholas.ciraldo@usm.edu