Theo Wujcik continues investigating popular culture in new works displayed in a solo show titled The Previously Unseen opening at Selby Gallery on the campus of Ringling College of Art and Design. The gallery welcomes the public to attend the opening reception 5-7pm Friday, October 25, 2013.
Wujcik will give an artist’s talk and preview at 7pm Thursday, October 24, and a Director’s Tour takes place at 11:30am Monday, October 28. The exhibit continues through December 11. All events are FREE and open to the public. Selby Gallery is located on the Ringling College of Art and Design campus, one-half block east of 2700 N. Tamiami Trail on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way in Sarasota, Florida USA.
After a career as a professor of art at the University of South Florida and master printmaker for Graphicstudio, Wujcik turned to painting large-scale canvases where explores the edgy disconnects of modernity. Living in his Ybor City studio, the artist blends urban life and studio living in his art.
The Selby Gallery show is part of Forging Connections, a project between Ringling College of Art and Design and State College of Florida featuring joint exhibitions by Theo Wujcik and Kirk Ke Wang. Wang’s solo show titled Human Tide also opens with a reception 5-8pm Friday, October 25 at the State College of Florida Fine Art Gallery. The exhibit continues through January 15.
Dragon (acrylic on canvas, 2012) by Theo Wujcik, photographed by Joe Triana, courtesy of Selby Gallery at Ringling College of Art and Design.