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David LaPalombara

The Lawrence Herald

IRONTON - An opening reception will begin at 5 p.m. today, Thursday, March 10, to introduce the works of David LaPalombara at the Ohio University Southern Art Gallery, Dingus Technology Center, D #111, Ironton.

The exhibition will remain on display through March 31.

LaPalombara is the director of the Ohio University School of Art + Design in Athens, Ohio. He came to OU in 2007 from Antioch College, where he chaired an interdisciplinary arts and humanities department, according to a news release from Ohio University Southern. His classroom work includes a variety of collaborative teaching experiences within the arts, art and environment, and across the liberal arts curriculum.

LaPalombara is a recipient of a Rome Prize Fellowship and a Fulbright Fellowship in Italy. He is a contributor for the tour guide "City Secrets: Rome," and reviewed Joel Sternfeld's Campagna Romana for Aperture Magazine. He returned recently to Rome as a visiting artist at the American Academy, continuing a body of work focused on spatial perception, according to the news release.

His art has been exhibited and reviewed in Canada, Italy and a variety of cities in the United States.

Visit for examples of LaPalombara's work.


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