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Lois Harvey, 3D Student, has Solo Exhibit

(originally posted by Middle Georgia State College)

Ceramic Sculpture Featured At Peacock Gallery

The work of  Lois Harvey, a ceramic sculptor, will be exhibited at Middle Georgia State College’s Peacock Gallery from January 27 through February 1. Peacock Gallery is located in Russell Hall of the Cochran Campus.

A gallery talk and art opening – free and open to the public – will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27. The Peacock Gallery’s daily hours are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon Friday. Admission is free.

Lois Harvey’s artist statement:

“I’m interested in how physiological frameworks are organized within nature. Over the past year, I’ve become increasingly fascinated by structures found in the human body, specifically these anatomical elements that experience change or evolution over time or during spurts of growth. It is the correlation between a form and evolution that I find extremely engaging.

My sculptural ceramics can be seen as abstract representations of human infrastructures. The hand-made forms do not depict organisms found in nature, but mimic relics that could be attributed to human society. By creating structures based on simple linear elements, I can explore the role of repetition, gravity and the limitations of weight within nature. The result is objects that straddle the line between real and abstract.”


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