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PCC Gallery Features English Artists

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Catch a glimpse of some of England’s more acclaimed artists, when Portland Community College’s Northview Gallery shows "Innovation and Tradition: Fine Arts at Manchester," Feb. 18 to March 19.

The exhibition features the work of 25 artists teaching at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) in Manchester, England a leading university in the country that offers intensive art training.

Shown in various media will be the work of MMU faculty members who double as professional working artists. These artists have extensive exhibition records in England, throughout Europe, the United States, South America, the Middle East and Asia.

"This is an unusual opportunity for Portlanders to see contemporary art made from a British point of view," Hugh Webb, director of the gallery, said recently.

The hours for the Northview Gallery are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The gallery is located at the Sylvania Campus, 12000 S.W. 49th Ave., in the CT Building, Room 214.

For more information, call 977-4264.

About James Hill

James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, has been the Communications Specialist for the Office of Public Affairs at Portland Community College since November of 1999. A graduate of Portland State University, J... more »