Exhibit of pottery, sculpture and other art on display at Maryville College

September 26, 2002

"Selected Works," an exhibition by Lori Sargent will be on display at the Maryville College Fine Arts Center Gallery from Oct. 7 through Nov. 1.

A public reception and gallery talk will take place in the gallery from 6 until 8 p.m. on Oct. 7. Visitors may view the exhibit and enjoy light refreshments beginning at 6 p.m.; Professor Sargent will speak about her work and answer questions at 7 p.m.

Sargent, professor of art at Lindsey-Wilson College in Kentucky, is an accomplished potter and sculptor, as well as a bookmaker and paper artist. The exhibition features a wide variety of work.

The College's gallery is open between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. For further information contact the Fine Arts Center Office at 865.981.8150.

Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state‘s third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for its academic rigor and its focus on the liberal arts, Maryville is where students come to stretch their minds, stretch themselves and learn how to make a difference in the world. Total enrollment for the fall 2014 semester was 1,168.