Art exhibit features student paintings, metalsmithy

Art exhibit features student paintings, metalsmithy
January 12, 2011

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094

Lisle, IllinoJankowskiis ~ The artwork of two Benedictine University seniors will be on display in the Second Floor Gallery of the Kindlon Hall of Learning from January 17 through February 28.

The exhibit will feature the paintings, drawings and photos of senior Bachelor of Fine Arts students Romana Jankowski of Glendale Heights and Jake Ragsdale of Bolingbrook. An opening reception for the exhibit will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, January 21.

Running concurrently, an exhibition titled “Metal” featuring the metalsmithy of professional artists Kathleen Kamal and Dan Connelly will be held in the lower level of the Krasa Student Center.

For more information about the art exhibitions, contact Benedictine University art curator Teresa Parker at (630) 829-6270.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 53 undergraduate majors, 13 graduate and four doctorate programs. Benedictine University is ranked as a Top School in the Midwest (11th in Illinois) for Master's Universities, 12th in the Midwest (and sixth in Illinois) for Racial Diversity, and eighth in Illinois for Freshmen Retention for 2011 by U.S. News & World Report.