Malone University student Naomi Chaffee will present senior exhibit in campus’s Fountain Gallery
April 5, 2013 | Release # 6599
Malone University senior Naomi Chaffee, a visual arts education major from Midland, Penn., will exhibit her senior portfolio, "Grounded," in the Fountain Gallery of the Johnson Center for Worship and the Fine Arts, located at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton. The exhibit shows from April 9-30 and is free and open to the public. A reception will take place Saturday, April 27, from 4-7 p.m.
Naomi Chaffee enjoys work in several mediums. "Grounded" covers her work in oil paint, acrylic paint, various three dimensional sculptures, multimedia collage, quilting, copper enameling, photography, batik, hand built ceramics, and wheel thrown ceramics. Demonstrated in this exhibit are varied techniques in art making applicable to the many processes needed to teach art education. The pieces in this show strive to illustrate her interest in the organic beauty, peace and simplicity God brings to her life through nature. The work expresses her convictions of faith as the grounding principal of her life.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2013
Suzanne Thomas, APR
Director of University Relations
2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W., Canton, OH, 44709