The Clara M. Eagle Main Gallery is located in the the Department of Art & Design at Murray State University. They have a couple of excellent photography exhibition which the public can view beginning February 27.
The Magic Silver Show is an open-theme exhibition that showcases the work of regional, national, and international artists. All the work is in photo media including, but not limited to, traditional black and white or color photography, experimental or nontraditional light sensitive processes, digital media, film, and video.
Magic Silver Show events will include a talk by exhibition juror Bradly Dever Treadaway which will take place on Wednesday, February 27, at 5 pm in room 623 - just off the Clara M. Eagle Gallery. This will be followed by an opening reception.
Admission to both exhibits and the artist’s talk is free and open to the public. The exhibitions are on display through April 3. The Clara M. Eagle Gallery is open 8 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Visit murraystate.edu for more information.
Bradly Dever Treadaway, Juror
Bradly Dever Treadaway is a Brooklyn based artist, curator, and professor utilizing lens-based image making, sculpture, installation, and performance to comment on the breakdown of intergenerational communication. His work revolves around fleeting family histories visualized through archival interventions and elevated domestic rituals while questioning material significance within the photographic medium.
Treadaway is a Fulbright Scholar to Italy and works as both a Faculty member and the Digital Media Coordinator at The International Center of Photography in New York City. His work has been exhibited at the Whitney Museum of Art, Center for Photography at Woodstock, The International Center of Photography, The Mobile Museum of Art, The Ospedale degli Innocenti in Florence, Italy, and the Lishui Museum of Photography in China.
His film/video work has been screened at the New Orleans Film Festival, the Carnegie Museum of Art, the National Centre for Contemporary Art in Moscow, Russia, Union Docs, Anthology Film Archives, the Nashville Film Festival, the Coney Island Film Festival, and at the Brooklyn Arts Council’s Scene: Brooklyn.