Lipscomb University’s John C. Hutcheson Gallery presents “For Want,” an exhibit by Thomas Sturgill, Jan. 23 through March 10. Sturgill will kick-off the exhibit with a lecture at 6 p.m. tonight in Hughes 310.
Thomas Sturgill is a Nashville artist who is a founding member of the artist collective, Pulled Resources. Born and raised in Pound, Virginia, Sturgill received his undergraduate degree in sculpture from the University of Tennessee, in Knoxville, Tennessee in 2002, and MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts from Carnegie Mellon University in 2006. He has exhibited domestically and internationally, and works both solo and collaboratively. He is also currently 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. The gallery provides an opportunity to study, exhibit and stimulate appreciation for and advance knowledge of works of art that collectively represent the broadest spectrum of human achievement and artistic interests.
The Hutcheson Gallery is free and open to the public. The exhibit will be open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., however, hours may vary during scheduled events. The Hutcheson Gallery is best accessible from the Belmont Boulevard entrances to campus.
For more information on Thomas Sturgill and the Hutcheson Gallery exhibit, contact Lipscomb’s visual arts department at 615.966.5813.