Palm Beach State College has received two grants totaling more than $183,000 to expand programming and boost marketing for its three campus theaters.
The grants include $136,425 from the Palm Beach County Cultural Council and $46,184 from the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs.
The Duncan Theatre on the Lake Worth campus, Eissey Campus Theatre on the Palm Beach Gardens campus and the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center on the Belle Glade campus came together to pursue the grants. … Continue reading Campus theaters land two grants to expand programming
Photographs by retired Palm Beach State College employee Teresa Woolfe are being presented in an exhibit that runs now through May 29 at the art gallery on the Lake Worth campus. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. May 18.
Woolfe, who was an executive administrative assistant, worked at the Palm Beach Gardens campus for 29 years before transferring to the Lake Worth campus for seven years. She retired last year. While she was employed, … Continue reading Woolfe showcases her photography on campus
The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus will host the National Association of Women Artists (NAWA) Florida Chapter’s annual art exhibit beginning May 16.
The exhibit, titled “Envisioning New Pathways,” is a multimedia show that will include sculptures, paintings, photography, ceramics and mixed media. An opening reception will be held at 5 p.m. May 16 in the gallery. The exhibit will run through Sept. 1.
With a membership of more than 100 women, the NAWA Florida Chapter fosters public awareness of, … Continue reading NAWA art exhibit opens May 16
Seventy-five Palm Beach State College art students will showcase their work in the 31st Annual Student Art Exhibition beginning April 4.
The exhibition runs through May 5 and is a showcase of the best artwork created by students from the Palm Beach Gardens campus. The opening reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. April 4. Both the reception and exhibition are free and open to the public.
Students in each art class selected the 129 works of their peers to showcase in the gallery. … Continue reading Exhibit to feature student artwork
A new exhibit featuring the artwork of four local women artists opens today at the art gallery at Palm Beach State College’s Lake Worth campus.
Titled “Southern Babes,” the exhibit runs through April 24 and celebrates Women’s History Month. An opening reception will be held in the gallery from 5 to 7 p.m. April 5. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
“Woman artists often encounter challenges in having their artwork featured in exhibitions and galleries,” said Adjunct Instructor Leslie Albert. … Continue reading ‘Southern Babes’ exhibit to feature artwork from women
A house made out of undergarments and a human figure sculpture dressed in a shroud for the dead. These are two pieces among many that will be on display in a new art exhibit opening Feb. 14 at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus.
The exhibit features 10 South Florida artists and represents a variety of media, methods and visual approaches. The pieces will be available for viewing through March 17. An opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. … Continue reading Visually creative installations to be shown in new exhibit
The Humanities Department at Palm Beach State College’s Lake Worth campus will host the 2017 Student Art and Design Exhibition in the gallery on campus starting Jan. 31.
The show, which will run from Jan. 31 to Feb. 27, will showcase work created by students enrolled in the College’s visual art and graphic design classes. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 31 in the gallery.
As part of the exhibit, … Continue reading Campus street to be painted in chalk as part of new exhibit
She’s back! Emily Serpico, the Palm Beach State College Cosmetology program graduate who competed two years ago on the Syfy cable network’s “Face Off,” will return to the show for Season 11, premiering Jan. 24 at 9 p.m.
This popular competition/elimination TV series challenges special effects makeup artists to create original characters for sci-fi, fantasy, horror and other extreme film genres. Season 11 brings back 16 “all-stars”—favorite artists from past seasons—to compete for the top honor and win a Hyundai Veloster and $100,000. … Continue reading Serpico returns to “Face Off”
Palm Beach State College art faculty from the Lake Worth, Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton campuses will showcase some of their new work in an Art Faculty Exhibit beginning Jan. 10.
The 43 pieces to be displayed are a mix of paintings, photography, mixed media and ceramic and fabric sculptures. They will be available for viewing from Jan. 10 to Feb. 3 at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus. An opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. … Continue reading PBSC art faculty to showcase new works
Palm Beach State College’s Tuesday Nite Big Band will perform with guest-artist and American jazz drummer Victor Lewis from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 22 in the Duncan Theatre. Admission is $15. PBSC students, faculty, staff, as well as K-12 students are admitted for $5.
The concert will feature musical numbers including “G’Day Mates” by Scott Whitfield, “No Harmful Slide Effects” by Willie Maiden and “Samba Siete” by Hand Levy. Selections from the concert spotlighting Lewis include “From the Heart,” … Continue reading Tuesday Nite Big Band to perform with jazz drummer