New Exhibition, “Scope,” to Open at Hyde Gallery

Contact: Carrie Corbett
Director of College Communications
ccorbett@mca.edu
901-272-5111

June 14, 2013

"Invention 51" by Ben ButlerInvention 51 by Ben Butler

New Exhibition, Scope, to Open at Hyde Gallery

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis College of Art will host Scope at Hyde Gallery in the Nesin Graduate Center, 477 S. Main St., June 19 through July 6 with an opening reception Friday, June 28, 6–9 p.m. during South Main Trolley Night.

Organized by Haley Morris-Cafiero, director of MCA’s MFA Studio Art program and head of Photography, Scope is comprised of works from local artists, all of whom are students, faculty or alumni of Memphis colleges. Many of the works have never before been exhibited in the Memphis area.

Hyde Gallery is open Wednesday–Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. On Trolley Nights, Hyde Gallery is also open 6–9 p.m. All of MCA’s galleries are open to the public, and admission is free.


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