Park University senior graphic design major Shraya Rajbhandary will hold his senior art exhibit, "Peace and Dissonance," in the Campanella Gallery, Monday, April 29, through Friday, May 31. A reception for Rajbhandary will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Gallery.
Rajbhandary is a native of Nepal, a country filled with spirituality and nature. He has varying interests in art, including the areas of surrealism, propaganda, Renaissance, Art Nouveau, graphic design, typography, graffiti and murals, and his works are inspired by historical artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael da Urbino, Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas and Alphonse Mucha, and contemporary illustrators, graffiti and anime artists.
The Campanella Gallery is located inside the University's McAfee Memorial Library, within Park's Mabee Learning Center/Academic Underground. Admission is free. The Gallery will be open the following hours:
--- Monday, April 29, through Friday, May 10: 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 4 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday.
--- Monday, May 13, through Friday, May 31: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday (the library's summer hours).
Please note that the library will be closed Saturday-Sunday, May 11-12 (for the University's Kansas City area commencement weekend) and Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day).
For more information about the exhibit, contact Donna Bachmann, director of the Campanella Gallery and professor and program coordinator of art, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (816) 584-6457.