RICHLAND, Wash. – The opening reception for a semester-long exhibit of regional artwork will be 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, in the East Building Room 228 conference room at Washington State University Tri-Cities.
The Chancellor’s Art Exhibition Series features almost 40 works by 18 regional artists.
Chancellor Vicky L. Carwein will welcome the artists, who will be available to discuss their work and answer questions about specific pieces. The artwork is on display through Dec. 16 in publicly accessible areas of the East Building administration area at WSU Tri-Cities, 2710 Crimson Way, Richland.
About the Chancellor’s Art Exhibition Series

The semiannual juried exhibition showcases remarkable art of the Columbia Valley. Digital images, drawings, paintings, photography, sculptures, ceramics, glass or any other media is eligible and encouraged.

For more information, including where the call for entries form will be posted this fall for the spring semester exhibition, go to or contact Douglas Gast, assistant professor in fine arts and director of the WSU Tri-Cities Art Center, at 509-372-7185 or

The exhibit is part of the Liberal Arts 2011-12 Series of Events.
About WSU Tri-Cities
WSU Tri-Cities is located along the Columbia River in Richland, Wash. Established in 1989 with upper division and graduate programs, WSU Tri-Cities offers 18 bachelor’s, 10 master’s and six doctoral degrees. Learn more at

Douglas Gast, WSU Tri-Cities, 509-372-7185, 
Media contact:
Melissa O’Neil Perdue, WSU Tri-Cities, 509-372-7258,