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CWU Department of Art + Design Faculty Exhibit Opens November 3

"Inyeon (Fate) II," a piece by CWU faculty member Kyung Hee “Kate” Im

"Inyeon (Fate) II," a piece by CWU faculty member Kyung Hee “Kate” Im, will be featured at the Art+Design exhibit in Randall Hall beginning November 3. Thread, plaster, and wool

The CWU Sarah Spurgeon Gallery will host the 2022 Department of Art + Design Faculty Exhibition beginning next week. The biennial exhibit features recent artwork by 20 full- and part-time faculty, emeritus faculty, and graduate teaching assistants.

The opening events will take place Thursday, November 3, starting with a faculty artist talk at 4 p.m. in Randall Hall, room 117. During the talk, Associate Professor Maya Chachava and Assistant Professors Kyung Hee “Kate” Im and Justin Colt Beckman will give short presentations about their work. The talk will be followed by a reception in the gallery from 5-7 p.m.

The exhibition will remain on view through December 3. Sarah Spurgeon Gallery is located in Randall Hall on Dean Nicholson Boulevard and is open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and on Saturdays from 1-5 p.m. The gallery will be closed on November 11 for Veterans Day and November 23-27 for Thanksgiving break.

If you would like to learn more about the exhibit, email Gallery Manager Heather Horn Johnson at

Maya Chachava, "The Pie I Never Made for You""Wolverine" by Justin Colt Beckman