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FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
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BERKELEY COLLEGE GRAPHIC DESIGN FACULTY SHOWCASE ARTWORK
AT GALLERY ON CAMPUS IN WOODLAND PARK
Photo Caption A: (Left or above)Members of the Berkeley College community attended the Graphic Design Faculty Exhibit opening reception at the Berkeley College Gallery in Woodland Park, NJ, on June 23, 2016. (Right or below) Anila Jaho, Graphic Design, Berkeley College School of Professional Studies, with one of her photographs on exhibit at the Berkeley College Gallery at Woodland Park. Ms. Jaho isan internationally acclaimed Albanian-born artist, teaching 3D Modeling and Animation.
Faculty artwork of the Berkeley College Graphic Design Department is on display at the Gallery in Building 1, 44 Rifle Camp Road in Woodland Park, NJ. At the opening reception that took place Thursday, June 23, 2016, Carlos Cruz, Chair, Graphic Design, Berkeley College School of Professional Studies, was excited to introduce the work of several of the faculty artists.
“This is a diversified group of artists, exhibiting artwork that ranges in style from traditional to contemporary,” said Mr. Cruz. “We have distinguished faculty artists to showcase a variety of methods that inform the design process. Here you can see painting, drawing, photography, graphic design, game development and multimedia applications implementing various fine art and design methodologies that utilize acrylic, oil, charcoal, pastel and digital printing.”
The Berkeley College Gallery at Woodland Park is open to the public and this exhibition will be on display through August 1, Mondays through Fridays, 8:00 am through 10:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Participating faculty artists include Alethea Maguire-Cruz, Anila Jaho, Barry Seelig, Carlos Cruz, Ken Jan Woo, Lawrence Mascia, Patrick Deffenbaugh, Victoria Rompilla, Wen Cao and Zachary Seeger.
Photo Caption B: Barry Seelig, Graphic Design, Berkeley College School of Professional Studies, with one of his works on exhibit at the Berkeley College Gallery at Woodland Park. Mr. Seelig teaches drawing, painting and package design. His work is represented in many private and public collections.
Photo Caption C: Carlos Cruz, Chair, Graphic Design, Berkeley College School of Professional Studies, with “Athena,” one of his oil paintings on exhibit at the Berkeley College Gallery at Woodland Park. Mr. Cruz teaches various courses, including web design and design management.
A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,300 students – including more than 700 international students – in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers a Master of Business Administration degree in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.
Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, both for the third consecutive year. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
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