The John C. Hutcheson Gallery presents an exhibit by Thomas Sturgill, Jan. 23 through March 17. There will be an opening lecture on Jan. 23 at 6 p.m. in Hughes 310.
Sturgill was born and raised in Pound, Virginia, a rural company town whose heyday had long passed. In 2002 he received his undergraduate degree in sculpture from the University of Tennessee, in Knoxville, Tennessee. Sturgill received and MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts from Carnegie Mellon University in 2006. He has exhibited domestically and internationally. He works both solo and collaboratively. Sturgill is a founding member of the artist collective, Pulled Resources. Thomas Sturgill currently lives and works in Nashville, Tennessee and is presently an Assistant Professor in Foundations at Middle Tennessee State University.
Located in the James D. Hughes Center at Lipscomb University, the John C. Hutcheson Gallery opened in fall of 2010. Curated by Lipscomb visual arts department faculty, the Hutcheson Gallery features a variety of exhibitions each semester. This gallery provides an opportunity to study, exhibit, stimulate appreciation for and advance knowledge of works of art that collectively represent the broadest spectrum of human achievement and artistic interests.