through March 6, 2009
OPENING: THURSDAY, JANUARY 29, 2009, 6-8 pm
Catholic University of America, Salve Regina Art Gallery
Catholic University presents the opening of “Regarding Territories and Bodies,” an exhibition of landscape and figurative paintings by Lisa Blas that recreates iconic Civil War sites, such as Gettysburg and Richmond, and historic figures John Wilkes Booth and Pauline Cushman, among others.
Blas is a visual artist born and educated in Los Angeles, currently based in Washington, D.C. She has been a visiting artist at American University and Joppa Masonic Lodge in D.C. She is presently a member of both the senior core faculty at the Corcoran College of Art + Design and the drawing and painting faculty at George Washington University. Blas has participated in solo and group exhibitions in D.C., Berlin, Mexico City, Los Angeles and Barcelona, Spain.
The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
Washington, DC 20064
For more information, contact the Department of Art at 202-319-5282