‘High Five’ Art Exhibit Continues at TAMIU
Posted: 11/04/2010

‘High 5’ Art Exhibit Continues
at TAMIU through Nov. 18

An exhibit featuring work done by MFA students from Dallas’ Southern Methodist University (SMU) is on display through Nov. 18 at Texas A&M International University’s Center for the Fine and Performing Arts Gallery.

Featured in the exhibit is the work of rising artist Bernardo Diaz, a TAMIU College of Arts and Sciences department of fine and performing arts graduate.

Admission is free and open to the public.

Diaz was born in Rochelle, Ill., and raised in Eagle Pass. In addition to his B.A. from TAMIU, Diaz earned a master’s in art from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi and completed a “Les Subsistance Residency” in Lyon, France.

His work has been exhibited in many cities around Texas and Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México.

Diaz received a full scholarship to attend SMU.

For more information on the artist, visit berniediaz.com

For exhibit information, contact Alma Haertlein, Gallery director and associate professor of art, at almah@tamiu.edu or 326.3041.

For a recording of upcoming arts events, call 326.ARTS (2787) or visit tamiu.edu/coas/fpa/coe

Gallery hours are noon – 5 p.m., Monday – Thursday or by appointment.

Additional information is available @txamiu on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.


Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu

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