Public Art Sale April 22 and 23
WINSTON-SALEM, NC (APRIL 6, 2022)—As part of its 250th anniversary celebration, Salem Academy and College is hosting an alumnae art exhibition. The exhibition will be on display at Salem’s Elberson Fine Arts Center April 1 through 24 weekdays noon till 4 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The Elberson Fine Arts Center is located at 412 Rams Drive off East Salem Avenue.
The art exhibition is part of the Elberson Fine Arts Center’s “A Year of Women” series and recognizes the artistic contributions of Salem alumnae and future alumnae. The exhibition includes some rarely seen works from the archives of Salem’s Gramley Library representing Salem alumnae.
In addition to the exhibition, a large selection of artistic works from present professional artists will be for sale during Salem’s Reunion Weekend April 22 and 23. Artwork from current Salem Academy and College students also will be on display during Reunion Weekend. Salem will host a reception for exhibition artists on April 22 from 3 to 4 p.m.
“Salem’s alumnae art exhibition showcases many spectacular works, quite a few of which have not been on public display for years,” Alice Sanders, Elberson Fine Arts Center gallery manager and professor of practice in graphic design said. “The arts sale on April 22 and 23 is open to the public and will be a wonderful opportunity to purchase art that will become treasured pieces for homes, businesses, and other places.”
About Salem Academy and College
Salem Academy and College, celebrating 250 years and built upon a foundation of empowering and preparing girls and women from all around the world to effect change, shatter expectations, and lead. Exclusively focused on developing tomorrow’s health leaders and change agents in STEAM fields and beyond. Salem Academy and College is located in Winston Salem, North Carolina, a vibrant college town known for arts and innovation. For more information about Salem Academy, please visit salemacademy.com. For more information about Salem College, please visit salem.edu.