An exhibit by an acclaimed local artist will be at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith through Jan. 27.
“Nunca Pasa Nada,” an exhibit by Bethany Springer, will be on display in the gallery of Windgate Art & Design, the university’s state-of-the-art visual arts facility located at 535 N. Waldron Road.
Springer’s installations have been exhibited at venues across America including in state locations like 21C Museum Hotel in Bentonville, AR and the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Springer is also is the recipient of many grants for her work, such as the a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, an Individual Artist Fellowship from the Arkansas Arts Council, and the Award from the University of Arkansas Community and Family Institute.
She has been in residence at Full Tilt Creative Centre and Terra Nova National Park in Newfoundland, the Hambidge Center for the Creative Arts & Sciences in Georgia, the Fine Arts Work Center in Massachusetts, the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Nebraska, and the Artist House at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Springer currently lives and works in Fayetteville and is an associate professor in sculpture at the University of Arkansas – Fayetteville.
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