Huntingdon News

January 29, 2009
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Huntingdon Gallery Presents Dockery Austin Exhibit

 Montgomery, Ala.—“Alabama Fish,” an exhibit of works by Montgomery artist Dockery Austin, is on display at the Huntingdon College Seay Twins Art Gallery on the Green through February 27. Gallery hours are weekdays 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. An opening reception will be held Friday, February 6, 7:00–9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibit and the opening reception are free and open to the public. The nearest parking lot to access the Seay Twins Art Gallery is the Narrow Lane Road Parking Lot on campus. A map of the Huntingdon campus can be found here.

Montgomery artist Dockery Austin has been creating unique art for more than 30 years. In this exclusive exhibit, Austin offers an entirely new perspective of our wonderful state. The show features beautiful depictions of Alabama landscapes as well as Austin’s whimsical and intriguing interpretations of Alabama fish, showcasing Austin’s versatility and unique artistic vision. She is a former art director for the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society and served as a vice president for marketing and design with Buckmasters Ltd. for nearly 20 years, and as a free-lance graphic designer and fine artist. She has exhibited her paintings and pottery in various art shows and in galleries throughout Montgomery.

Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The College moved from its original location in Tuskegee to Montgomery in 1909 and celebrates its centennial anniversary in Montgomery this year. The campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Su Ofe
Associate Vice President for
Communications and Marketing
Office: (334) 833-4515
Cell: (334) 324-6591


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