Current Exhibition

Flash Point || Liminal Lost

'Flash Point / Liminal Lost' written in the middle of two geometric figures, with one group of three triangles on top, and one group of three triangles on bottom of the text.

 

The University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) is pleased to present “Flash Point || Liminal Lost,” two exhibitions showcasing works of art created by graduating seniors in the UIS Visual Arts Program. The exhibitions will open on April 26 and run through May 12, 2021. A closing remote exhibition reception will be held via Zoom from 6-7 p.m. on May 13. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Face masks are required on campus.

You can attend the closing reception on May 13 on Zoom at the following link: https://uis.zoom.us/j/7723153151

“Flash Point || Liminal Lost” will be hosted in two locations:

  • In the Access Gallery, located within the Visual and Performing Arts Gallery Building (VPA), from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • In the Visuals Arts Gallery, Room 201 in the Health and Science Building (HSB), from 12-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday

The exhibits explore the boundaries of realism that are blurred as artists evoke emotions and memories that transcend the real and virtual world. “Flash Point || Liminal Lost” features a diversity of media including digital media, installation, mixed media and photography. Works by seniors Kortney Correa, Aaron Elmore, Claude Henry, Zoey Pritchett, Megan Roberts and Elizabeth Shumake will be featured.

The artists have prepared works that expand the emotional impact the world has on us – both physically and digitally – encouraging the viewers to ponder their own liminal experiences as they explore the exhibition.

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.


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Location: Health and Sciences Building 
(HSB) 201
Open: Aug. 27 – Nov. 19
Hours: Monday – Wednesday 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM *masks are required on the UIS campus
Contact: alach3@uis.edu
Phone: (217) 206-6506