Nan Covert Exhibit to visit Hunt gallery at Mary Baldwin

January 2, 2001

Nan Covert’s works will be on display in Mary Baldwin University’s Hunt Gallery from January 8 to 26. The opening reception will be held Monday, January 8, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.

Covert currently serves as the chair of the art department and associate professor of art at Bridgewater College and has a traveling exhibit in West Virginia. She earned a B.A. from the College of Charleston and an M.F.A. from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and also attended Mary Baldwin University. Covert taught studio art and art history at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Guilford College. Her paintings that reflect landscapes of Virginia and North Carolina have been shown at the Staunton-Augusta Arts Center, Bridgewater College, and Eastern Mennonite University.

The Hunt Gallery, located on the ground floor of Lyda B. Hunt Hall on Mary Baldwin’s campus in Staunton, is dedicated to the exhibition of contemporary work in all media by regionally and nationally recognized artists. The gallery is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, please contact Paul Ryan at (540) 887-7196.