Melvin Art Gallery exhibits prints from Revolutionary Europe
LAKELAND, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2005) - Florida Southern College will present an exhibition of "Prints from Revolutionary Europe - 1789-1814" in the Melvin Art Gallery beginning Feb. 18 and running through Feb. 28. The exhibition is being held in conjunction with the college's hosting of the Consortium on Revolutionary Europe.
These prints cover the period from the storming of the Bastille to the exile of Napoleon. Of great historical importance, they demonstrate the finest print-making techniques of that era.
The Melvin Art Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and during intermissions of most performances of the FSC Fine Arts Series.
About Florida Southern College
Founded in 1885, Florida Southern College is a private, comprehensive, United Methodist college with a liberal arts core. The college maintains its commitment to academic excellence through 38 undergraduate majors and distinctive graduate programs in business administration, education, and nursing. Florida Southern has a 14:1 student/faculty ratio, provides strong student/faculty mentorship programs, boasts 24 NCAA Division II national championships, and is ranked by U. S. News and World Report as one of the top ten Southern Comprehensive Colleges-Bachelors. Located on scenic Lake Hollingsworth, Florida Southern is the home of the world's largest single-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture.