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“dropped along faults,” Mixed Media Art by Mollie Oblinger

Mixed media art by Mollie Oblinger, Associate Professor of Art at Ripon College (Wis.), will be on display in Furman University’s Thompson Gallery, Roe Art Building, Jan. 11-Feb. 10. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. A reception with the artist is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Roe Art Building. In the exhibition, “dropped along faults,” Oblinger says, “Abstraction starts in observation… Examinations of subtle overlooked actions, whether teeming underfoot or concealed by modern society, are at the center of my work. In the creation of beguiling landscapes, I pluck imagery from my interest in animal tunnels, cellular anatomy and vulnerability. By continually exploring unique locations, each body of work reflects a new set of discoveries …”