The John C. Hutcheson Gallery presents a photography exhibit by Gretchen Haien, Oct. 16 through Dec. 15. An opening reception will be held on Monday, Oct. 16th, from 6-8 p.m. in the Hutcheson Gallery.
Since 1987, Haien has owned and operated her own very successful and well-known commercial photography studio. She has taught photography as an adjunct for over 20 years at both Millsaps College and Belhaven before joining Belhaven fulltime in 2007. She has also been involved in many solo, juried, and invitational exhibitions in Mississippi, Virginia, New York and Louisiana. Recently she has received the Mississippi Arts and Letters Award in Photography, and has also has been named an "Emerging Artist to Watch in Photography" by the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.
Located in the James D. Hughes Center at Lipscomb University, the John C. Hutcheson Gallery opened in fall of 2010. Curated by Lipscomb visual arts department faculty, the Hutcheson Gallery features a variety of exhibitions each semester. This gallery provides an opportunity to study, exhibit, stimulate appreciation for and advance knowledge of works of art that collectively represent the broadest spectrum of human achievement and artistic interests.
The Hutcheson Gallery is free and open to the public. The exhibit will be open Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., however, hours may vary during scheduled events. The Hutcheson Gallery is best accessible from the Belmont Boulevard entrances to campus.