Daniela Kovačić art exhibit coming to South Suburban College

August 27–October 11, with Artist Lecture September 26

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The Knob, 2017, Oil on canvas, 48 by 60 inches, by Daniela Kovačić (Photo provided)

SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (August 22, 2018) – In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Art & Design Department of South Suburban College is pleased to present a solo exhibition entitled Day By Day, Artworks by Daniela Kovačić. The exhibition will be on display in the Dorothea Thiel Gallery August 27–October 11. On September 26, Kovačić will deliver an Artist Lecture at 12:00 noon in room 4340 with an artist reception to follow at 1:00pm.

Born and raised in the Chilean Patagonia, Kovačić has dedicated her career to oil painting. Her work explores different topics around self-identity, largely through the depiction of women and children. She has a master’s degree from the New York Academy of Art and a bachelor’s degree from Universidad Finis Terrae, Santiago, Chile.

Kovačić has received prestigious awards and scholarships, including Fulbright, Becas Chile, Robert Gamblin Painting Award, NYAA scholarships, and a residency from the Terra Foundation for American Art. Her work has been exhibited and published internationally since 2005.

The public is welcome to visit art exhibitions and receptions at no charge. The Dorothea Thiel Gallery is located on the fourth floor and is open Monday through Friday from 9:00am–4:00pm. The galleries are closed on weekends and holidays.

The galleries are supported in part by the SSC Foundation. South Suburban College is located at 15800 South State Street in South Holland, Illinois. For more information, call 708-596-2000 x2316. Para Información En Español Llame: 708-210-5740.

 

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