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REF NO.: 219

SUBJECT: Annual Faculty and Staff Art Exhibit at Memorial University’s Queen Elizabeth II Library

DATE: May 25

First Space Gallery in the Queen Elizabeth II Library is pleased to present its annual exhibition of art by current and retired faculty and staff of Memorial University.

The opening event takes place on Friday, May 27, from 5-6:30 p.m. and will be on view until Aug. 12. The exhibition is curated by QEII employees Joanne Costello and Stephanie Williams, who are formally trained in the visual arts.

First Space Gallery has shown work by emerging artists since 2004 and continues its commitment to foster creative expression that celebrates Memorial’s dynamic campus and its thriving surrounding community.

The event is free and refreshments will be served. Some of the work on display is available for purchase. For gallery hours, please see

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For further information, please contact Kristine Power, communications co-ordinator, Queen Elizabeth II Library, at 709-864-3188, 709-770-1553 (mobile) or


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