The Catholic University of America Presents Found Objects

By Editorial Team on October 20, 2020
View of Campus from Salve Regina, 1922. Panoramic Photograph, 54″ X 7 4/3″.

Found Objects is an exhibition of artworks that have been accumulated in Salve Regina Hall over the course of her long, illustrious lifespan. So many wonderful, talented artists have passed through these studios over the course of the years. These are some of the dusty jewels that have been left behind. The show contains works from some of the Art Department’s long-gone prestigious faculty and echoes from well-known artists that attended classes here so many years ago. The exhibition presents an assortment of intriguing ghosts from the past.

The Artists

  • Awang Damit Ahmad
  • Gene Davis
  • Candace Masters
  • Tom Nakashima
  • Tom Rooney
  • Gus Sermas
  • John Winslow

The Curator
John Figura
John Figura is a painter who has been exhibiting his work professionally since 1977. His paintings have been seen in solo and group exhibitions here in the US and abroad. He currently serves as the Salve Regina Gallery Director and Visiting Assistant Professor at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.

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