TIME: 8am-9pm Mon-Thu, 8am-4pm Fri
An exhibition of the works of Melinda Stickney-Gibson will be on display from Sept. 5-Oct. 9 in the Charles E. Becker Library on the Benedictine University at Springfield campus at 1500 N. Fifth St. The exhibition is entitled “Fragments, Relics, Fictions” that consist of her paintings.
Stickney-Gibson, currently living and working in upstate New York, is a Springfield, Ill. native who attended Arizona State University. Stickney-Gibson has a truly dedicated following of art admirers and is known nation-wide for her unique and challenging brand of abstract painting. Her paintings have evolved consistently through the years, yet maintain her distinctive and unique style of mark-making and sense of color. A short film about the artist entitled “Solitude and Paint: Melinda Stickney-Gibson” was produced by photographers Camille Vickers and Greg Beechler and can be found at http://vimeo.com/14574814.
For more information about the art exhibition at Benedictine University at Springfield, contact Marianne Stremsterfer at (217) 525-1420, ext. 3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The gallery is open from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays and 12-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.