Published on February 7, 2011 by Nathan Troost 

The Samford Art Gallery is featuring artist Mary Ann Sampson in its Visiting Visual Artist Series exhibit Jan. 24-Feb. 23.  On Saturday, Feb. 5, Sampson led a bookmaking workshop for Samford graphic design students.  Sampson will also give an artist's talk in the gallery along with a free public reception Feb. 22, from 5-7 p.m.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.