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LOYALIST COLLEGE ART AND DESIGN FOUNDATION STUDENTS TO HOST ‘A CHANGE IN PERSPECTIVE’ EXHIBITION

March 27, 2017

Belleville, Ontario, March 27, 2017 – Loyalist College Art and Design Foundation students will present ‘A Change in Perspective,’ a student-curated exhibition inspired by various views on art explored over the academic year. Designed to encourage a new way of thinking for artists and gallery visitors, the exhibition will display a multitude of art forms and interpretations. The work featured in ‘A Change in Perspective’ is comprised of pieces created by Art and Design Foundation students and highlights their artistic achievements.

What:               ‘A Change in Perspective’ Art Exhibition 
Where:             Loyalist College, Room 2L50
When:              Grand Opening:

   Thursday, March 30
   4 – 6 pm
   Light refreshments will be provided.
   Guest parking is available.

                        Exhibition Hours:
                        March 31 and April 3 – 8
                        10 am – 3 pm

About the Art and Design Foundation Program
This program allows aspiring artists to sample a range of techniques in fine art and design, while building a top-quality portfolio — the perfect way to develop creative skills while getting a post-secondary education. Students grow and connect professionally through off-campus artist studio sessions and visits; learn hands-on in small classes with a focus on both traditional and digital media; earn valuable experience through professional workshops in a variety of art and design-related areas; develop a broad-based portfolio that reflects a flexible creative palette; and design/curate an exhibition. For more information, please visit loyalistcollege.com.

About Loyalist College
We put you to work™. When it comes to grads getting jobs, 87.4 percent of the College’s most recent graduates found employment within six months of graduation compared to the provincial average of 83.6 percent, according to Provincial Key Performance Indicator (KPI) results released in April 2016. Located on more than 200 acres in the beautiful Bay of Quinte region, Loyalist College is a close-knit community where students and their success come first. Loyalist provides personalized attention in small classes, rewarding field placements and superior student services. To prepare students for in-demand careers, Loyalist offers more than 65 full-time programs; apprenticeships; and hundreds of online, distance and in-class courses, as well as opportunities for continuing education through more than 70 university transfer agreements. The College’s wide selection of advanced diplomas, diplomas and certificates aligns with market-driven disciplines including applied sciences, biosciences, building sciences, business and management studies, health sciences, human studies, justice studies, media, arts and design, and skills and technology. In Ontario, the College’s new Digital Media Centre and The Bay of Quinte Skills Centre, which is LEED® Silver certified, are training centres of choice for students, as well as College business and industry partners. The College is a key driver of the social and economic health and prosperity of the area and contributes 5.4 percent to the Gross Regional Product. This represents an overall effect on the regional economy of $530 million annually – based on a 2014 Report by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI). For more information on the College’s Belleville and Bancroft campuses, visit loyalistcollege.com.

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Contact: Kerry Lorimer, Director, Marketing and Communications,
Loyalist College, klorimer@loyalistc.on.ca, 613-969-1913 ext. 2536

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