August 18, 2003
VITERBO ART GALLERY OPENER DEDICATED TO MEMORY OF ART PROFESSOR
LA CROSSE, Wis.— The Viterbo University Art Department will open the 2003-04 season with a faculty art exhibit dedicated to the memory of Peter Fletcher, a Viterbo art professor who died July 27 after a five-year battle with cancer. The gallery showing runs from Wednesday, Sept. 3, through Wednesday, Oct. 8, with an opening reception on Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 7:30-9 p.m.
The exhibit includes paintings, drawings, ceramic art, and graphic art by Viterbo faculty members Gerard Ferrari, Lisa Schoenfielder, Venancio Luz, and Bruce Black.
The reception is free and open to the public. There is no admission charge to the Gallery, which is located on the third floor of the Viterbo Fine Arts Center on the corner of Jackson and Ninth Streets in La Crosse. The Gallery is open during regular school hours or at other times by request.
The Viterbo University Art Department offers degree programs in Studio Arts, Art Education, and Graphic Design.