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Contact: Christina Chapple
Date: 1/28/05
      HAMMOND Galleries at Southeastern Louisiana University are displaying the works of faculty and guests artists during the month of February.
      The Contemporary Art Gallery in East Stadium features a variety of art works by 23 members of the Visual Arts Department faculty, while an installation piece by sculptor Ann Boudreau and ceramic work by artist Sin Ying is on display in Sims Memorial Library.
      The Faculty Exhibition 2005 will be open through Feb. 20, while the library exhibits can be viewed through Feb. 27 in the first and second floor lobbies.
      Faculty artists contributing to the Contemporary Art Gallery exhibit are Visual Arts Department Head Dennis Sipiorski, former Department Head Roy Blackwood, retired faculty member Barbara Tardo and current faculty members Gail Hood, Kim Finley-Stansbury, Ron Kennedy, Gary Keown, Irene Nero, Dale Newkirk, Jennifer Odem, John Valentino, Rancy Boyd-Snee, April Hammock, Lynda Katz, Robert Labranche, Julie Naquin, Lori Penn, Philip Read, Lori Reed, Alexander Stolin, Lisa Unterbrink, Susan Wingard and Merrie Wright.
     Contemporary Art Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., weekdays, with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesdays. Library hours are 7:30 a.m.-11 p.m., Monday-Thursday; 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday; and 2-11 p.m., Sunday. 
     The gallery and library will be closed Feb. 7-8 and until noon on Feb. 9 for the Mardi Gras holidays. For additional information, contact Gallery Director Dale Newkirk, 985-549-5080.