A short interview with world renowned artist and emeritus professor of art at the University of Maryland, Dr. David C. Driskell. Dr. Driskell talks about the opening of the new Driskell Art Center at the University of Maryland, his vision, work with young people and more. The Center opens to the public on October 17, 2007. Click above.
The Driskell Center's official opening will be held on the week of October 17, 2007, with the exhibition "Evolution: Five Decades of Printmaking by David C. Driskell." The exhibition will remain until March 14, 2008 before starting its national tour in the spring of 2008. Following Evolution, the Driskell Center will feature the next scheduled exhibition, Selections from the David C. Driskell Center's Permanent Collection, curated by Dr. Steele and Dorit Yaron, Deputy Director of the Driskell Center, will open.
For the David C. Driskell Center's hours of operation and further information regarding this exhibition and future events and activities, please visit www.driskellcenter.umd.edu or call 301.314.2615.