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News at Brookhaven College

For Release August 9

DALLAS—New exhibitions at the Brookhaven College School of the Arts galleries feature a group exhibition with 12 Hispanic artists in Ojo Dos, and Kim Cadmus Owens Aug. 22-Sept. 28.

Candice Briceno, Iris Bustillos Bechtol, Martin Campos, Enrique Fernandez Cervantes, Steve Cruz, Mark Esquivel, Juan Hernandez, Tina Medina, Rosemary Meza-DesPlas, Polly Perez, Lupita Murillo Tinnen and Veronique Tosten exhibit in the group exhibition Ojo Dos in the Forum Gallery. Engaging a range of issues and media, the artists in Ojo Dos comprise a survey of contemporary art by north central Texas Hispanic artists.

Kim Cadmus Owens exhibits drawing in the Studio Gallery. Professor of painting at the University of Dallas, Owens investigates process, place and identity through work in drawing and painting. Owens studied at the University of North Texas and independently in Tokyo before earning the Bachelor of Fine Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute and the Master of Fine Arts from Towson University.

Receptions for both exhibitions are Sept. 28 from 6 to 9 pm.

The exhibitions and gallery events are free and open to the public. Brookhaven College is located at 3939 Valley View Lane, between Midway Road and Marsh Lane in Farmers Branch. The Forum Gallery is located in Building F, Room F101, and the Studio Gallery is located in Building D, Room D127. Both galleries are open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For additional information about the gallery exhibitions contact David Newman, gallery director at 972-860-4101 or send an e-mail to




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Brookhaven College is proud to be an Hispanic-Serving Institution with more than 25 percent Hispanic student enrollment since 2006. Educational opportunities are offered by Brookhaven College without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or gender expression..

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