of Sheep, 1996. Acrylic on paper.
New York artist Alex
O'Neal to exhibit in Fayerweather Gallery
of Art will present mixed-media drawings and paintings by
the New York artist Alex O'Neal next month. A reception will be
held Oct. 6, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Fayerweather Gallery as
part of the First Fridays openings. The artist will give a slide
lecture in Campbell Hall, Room 160, at 5 p.m. on Oct. 5. O'Neal's
work will be on view through Oct. 27.
drawings and paintings address American community, especially
the American South. Drawn images are combined with collage materials
from the 1930s to the 1970s and depict typically American themes,
such as the homestead and family, Hollywood, or dramatic landscapes.
a week-long residency with the U.Va. art department beginning
Oct. 1, O'Neal will work with students and give individual critiques.
Fayerweather Gallery is located next to the Bayly
Art Museum on Rugby Road and is open to the public from 9
a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and from 1 to 5 p.m. on weekends. Admission
For information call 924-6123, or Annie Herdrich at firstname.lastname@example.org.