USM's Goppert Art Gallery Exhibits Works of Ariel Baron-Robbins

2/8/2017 12:00:00 AM
(Leavenworth, Kan.)—The University of Saint Mary Goppert Art Gallery welcomes the interdisciplinary show, “2013-2017,” of artist Ariel Baron-Robbins of Miami, Fla. Her work focuses on the body, psycho-geography, and movement—and will culminate her works from the past three years, plus three new works from 2017.

The opening reception for the event will be from 3-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, in the Goppert Gallery. An “Artist Talk” will begin at 3:10 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The show will be on display weekdays through March 10 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Along with being an accomplished artist, Baron-Robbins is currently a resident at the Artcenter in South Florida. Prior to this residency, she completed a residency at Fountainhead Studios in Miami. She has exhibited in numerous galleries across the United States, including Krowswork Gallery in Oakland, Calif.; Deffebach Gallery in Hudson, N.Y.; and in The Museum of Fine Arts in Tampa, Fla. Baron-Robbins has also had five solo exhibitions in her career as an artist. Originally from Oxford, Miss., Baron-Robbins received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Mississippi and her Master of Fine Art from the University of South Florida. For more on her work, visit arielbaron-robbins.com.

The University of Saint Mary is a Catholic co-educational applied liberal arts university founded and sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. The University of Saint Mary main campus is located at 4100 South 4th Street, Leavenworth, Kan. USM’s Overland Park Campus at 4500 College Boulevard offers evening accelerated graduate and undergraduate degree-completion programs. The university also offers online programs. Visit stmary.edu for more information.