George Lorio to Exhibit Art Work Feb. 9 - March 6

January 28, 2015

Delaware artist George Lorio will exhibit mixed-media sculptures in the Cleo Driver Miller Art Gallery at Bridgewater College Feb. 9 – March 6.

An artist’s talk will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, in the Boitnott Room. A reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Miller Gallery. The talk, reception and exhibition are open to the public at no charge.

The exhibition, “Concerns,” features toys that Lorio uses to address social issues that concern him, including class, immigration, gun control and ecology.

Lorio has exhibited his work throughout the United States and Mexico. He has been awarded fellowships and commissions by groups in Florida, New York, North Carolina, Michigan and Texas.

Lorio is an associate professor of art at Delaware State University in Dover. He earned a master of fine arts degree from the University of South Florida.

The Miller Gallery is located on the second floor of the Alexander Mack Memorial Library. The Gallery is open 8 a.m. to midnight Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 to 11 p.m. Sunday.