Published on January 28, 2013 by Sean FlyntThe Visiting Artist Series at Samford University will exhibit the art of Bethanne and Darius Hill Jan. 28-Feb. 24, with a public reception for the artists 4-6 p.m. Feb. 6. Darius Hill will present a public artist’s talk at 10 a.m. Feb. 6 in Swearingen Hall room 101.
Bethanne Hill is a full-time artist whose work has appeared on the covers of numerous magazines, books and CDs, and in galleries throughout the Southeast. All of her paintings are done in acrylic on wood, paper or canvas. Darius Hill is chair of the Visual Arts Department at Alabama School of Fine Arts and a mixed media artist who exhibits his work throughout the region.
The free exhibit and reception will be in Samford University Art Gallery, Swearingen Hall. The gallery is open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.
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.