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 www.davidlapalombara.com/ for examples of LaPalombara's work.