April Marie Hale Press Release

Monday March 21 – Friday March 25, 2011
Oral Defense on Monday March 21, 11AM
Reception on Thursday March 24, 7 – 9PM
At the Helen E. Copeland Gallery, Haynes Hall

Montana State University School of Art and the Helen E. Copeland Gallery invite the public to the premiere of “Nature of the Human Animal”, an MFA thesis exhibition by artist April Marie Hale. The exhibition comprises work created for the completion of Ms. Hale’s degree of Master of Fine Arts at Montana State University – Bozeman. The exhibition dates are Monday March 21 – Friday March 25, 2011, and it is free and open to the public, Monday through Friday, 9:00AM – 5:00PM. There will be an opening reception on Thursday March 24 from 7-9PM. The Helen E. Copeland Gallery is located within The School of Art’s Haynes Hall, on the second floor.

Hale’s thesis work encompasses adornment, sculpture, and fiber art made from locally gathered natural materials. The exhibition addresses our relationships with plants, animals, ourselves, and the wilderness.

Contact: April Marie Hale at: aprilmariehale@gmail.com : 406.586.9396 : http://www.aprilmariehale.com