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Fortitude art exhibits

Event information

September 14, 8:00 AM – November 30, 4:00 PM

Location: Porter Hall

Event details

Two exhibits, both done in collaboration with graduate students and faculty members at Ft. Hays State, are on display in the Harry Krug Gallery and the University Gallery.


The faculty exhibit will be on display in the University Gallery through Oct. 18 and features graphic design, sculptural ceramics, digital lithograph and monotype-mixed media prints, cast iron sculpture, altered photographs, and oil on canvas paintings. The student exhibit will run through Dec. 1 in the Harry Krug Gallery and features a variety of 2D and 3D work.

Together, they’re entitled “Fortitude,” and are the result of a collaboration between FHSU, PSU Professor of Art S. Portico Bowman, and PSU Art Chair James Oliver. 

In conjunction with the exhibits, faculty member and artist Linda Ganstrom will present a ceramics workshop on Oct. 18 from 4 to 5 p.m. in Room 111 Porter Hall. The event will be followed by a lecture at 5:15 p.m. in Room 103, and a closing reception. All events are open to the public.   

The University Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Harry Krug Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., and Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  

Contact information

S. Portico Bowman