Feb. 15, 2007
Contact: Joshua Hollis
Van Bankston brings work to MUW Art Gallery
COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi artist Van Bankston
will have his work displayed in the Mississippi
University for Women Art Gallery starting today and
running until Friday, March 9.
Bankston has said that his work is a “personal
statement that I hope might have an uplifting,
healing influence on others.”
The exhibit, “Van Bankston: Paintings and Collages,”
will kick off with a reception tonight from 5:30
p.m. to 7 p.m. in the MUW Art Gallery located in
Shattuck Hall. Gallery hours are Monday through
Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, contact Alex Stelioes-Wills,
gallery director and assistant professor of art, by
phone at (662) 329-7291 or by email at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Department of Art &
Design at (662) 329-7341.