ARIZONA PORTRAITS by Moira Marti Geoffrion

Date: October 29, 2017Time: 2:00 pm
Location:  Show map Tucson Jewish Community Center
3800 E River Road
Tucson, AZ 85716
Contact: Barbara FenigPhone: 5202993000Website: bfenig@tucsonjcc.org
ARIZONA PORTRAITS by Moira Marti Geoffrion
October 19-November 29 
Artist’s Reception, Sunday, October 29, 2 – 4 pm
ARIZONA PORTRAITS focuses on the unique characteristics and “personalities” of people, regional birds and animals, which are combined in quilt-like grid groupings. Moira Marti Geoffrion has been exhibited in more than 200 museums and galleries in the United States, Europe, Australia, and Russia. Geoffrion has received many grants, including Fulbright, Mellon, IAC, ACA, and TPAC grants, and was awarded artist residencies in Switzerland, Bulgaria and Australia. Geoffrion received her B.F.A in painting from Boston University and her M.F.A. in sculpture from Southern Illinois University. Geoffrion served as the head of the Art Department at the University of Arizona, where she also taught sculpture. Geoffrion has taught sculpture, drawing and mixed media for over 30 years, having built and run two university foundries at the University of Notre Dame and at the University of Arizona.
Price : FREE