Artworks by local artists and selections from the Permanent Art Collection of USF Contemporary Art Museum tackle issues surrounding climate change, sustainability, and the environment.
Gallery221@HCC Dale Mabry Campus presents Engulfed, co-curated by Sarah Howard and Amanda Poss. This exhibition will be on display March 8–May 6, 2021 by appointment only. An opening virtual artist reception is scheduled for Thursday, March 11, 2021 from 6:00–7:00 p.m., and a closing reception is scheduled for Thursday, April 29, 2021 from 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Engaging issues around climate crisis, sustainability, and pressing ecological concerns, Engulfed is a group show that highlights artistic responses to our evolving environmental issues. Co-curated by Sarah Howard and Amanda Poss, the exhibition features a range of regional voices alongside select works from the Permanent Art Collection of the USF Contemporary Art Museum. Featured artists include Liset Castillo, Mark Dion, Brandie Dziegiel, Kenny Jensen, Carol Mickett & Robert Stackhouse, Laurencia Strauss and Tory Tepp.
Sarah Howard is the Curator of Public Art and Social Practice, and Research Associate at the University of South Florida’s Institute for Research in Art. Amanda Poss is the Gallery Director for Hillsborough Community College Dale Mabry and Ybor City Campuses.
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Programs are made possible in part by the support of HCC Student Activities/Service Fees and the HCC Dale Mabry Campus Student Government Association.
The art gallery is free and open to the public. Gallery221@HCC is located on the second floor of the Learning Resources Center, Dale Mabry Campus. Exhibitions and programming are free and open to the public.
For your safety, all students, faculty and staff will be required to wear a mask while on college property. Physical distancing will also be enforced, limiting the number of people in waiting areas, offices and common areas. We encourage you to make an appointment at a time that is convenient for you. Groups are limited to four visitors per time slot.
Apr 15, 2021 at 09:00 am – 06:30 pm (Thu)
Apr 19, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Mon)
Apr 20, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Tue)
Apr 21, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Wed)
Apr 22, 2021 at 09:00 am – 06:30 pm (Thu)
Apr 23, 2021 at 09:00 am – 02:00 pm (Fri)
Apr 26, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Mon)
Apr 27, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Tue)
Apr 28, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Wed)
Apr 29, 2021 at 09:00 am – 06:30 pm (Thu)
Apr 30, 2021 at 09:00 am – 02:00 pm (Fri)
May 3, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Mon)
May 4, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Tue)
May 5, 2021 at 09:00 am – 04:00 pm (Wed)
May 6, 2021 at 09:00 am – 06:30 pm (Thu)
To make an appointment to see the exhibition, please go to our booking website.