EXHIBIT – “An Expressionist’s Journey” by Susan N. McCollough
November 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 3, 2021
The University of Alabama Gallery is proud to present An Expressionist’s Journey, an exhibition of paintings by Susan Nomberg McCollough, in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, October 1 through December 3, 2021. The UA Gallery will hold a First Friday reception on November 5, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Face coverings are required inside the gallery.
Susan McCollough received her bachelor’s degree in theatre and art in 1966. She studied with the late UA art professors Alvin Sella and Frank Engel, and went on to study with Max Hellman at the Birmingham Museum of Art, Gary Sussman at the Art Students League of New York and Sonia De Franceschi of the Accademia D’Arte in Florence, Italy. She has produced more than 500 paintings, many of which were commissioned, and exhibited in more than a dozen solo exhibitions in Alabama and Florida. Her artworks are held in collections in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Texas, New York, California and New Jersey. Recent awards include selection for exhibition at the 2020 International Art Prize Frida Kahlo art review in Milan, Italy, and the 2019 Monna Lisa La Gioconda Award in Lecce, Italy, from the Accademia Italia in Arte Nel Mondo.