UCM Gallery of Art and Design hosts Mid-Mo. Artists exhibit

Written by Muleskinner Staff

The University of Central Missouri Gallery of Art and Design will host two exhibitions beginning May 18 and continuing through June 22.
In the Main Gallery, the Mid-Missouri Artists will present their annual exhibition. Members work in a variety of media, including photography, watercolor, pastels, printmaking and wood.
In the Outer Gallery – John Hess – author, photographer and UCM professor emeritus of biology, will present “The Weavers of Darwin’s Tapestry.” The exhibit features a selection of photographs from his book “The Galápagos: Exploring Darwin’s Tapestry,” which details the seven days he spent on the islands in 2006.
An Opening Reception in honor of both exhibitions is from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23. The event is open to the public.
Summer hours for the UCM Gallery of Art and Design are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. It is located in the Art Center Building at 217 Clark St. in Warrensburg. Admission is free and groups may attend. For more information or directions call 660-543-4498.