Marietta College is pleased to present the first combined Capstone Exhibition and Student Art & Design Exhibition. The exhibition will feature work from students from all disciplines and years, as well as the Capstone project of Hailey Bennett (Marietta, Ohio). The exhibition will run from March 23, 2018 to April 27, 2018 with an opening reception Friday, March 23 from 5 to 7 p.m.  The exhibition will be displayed in the Atrium Gallery on the third floor of Hermann Fine Arts Center on Fourth and Butler Streets. Gallery hours are weekdays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Student Art & Design Exhibition will include a variety of pieces in both studio art and graphic design. Hailey Bennett, a senior graphic Design and Studio Art major, will be featured in the show. Her capstone project includes a series of painted portraits of women and a book she has designed about her creative process. This project combines many of the skills and interests she has developed over the past four years.

Work by Hailey Bennett

The Student At & Design Exhibition will run through April 27, 2018. The artists, designers, and their professors will be present at the opening reception Friday, March 23, 2018 from 5 to 7p.m. The event is free and open to the public.  The Hermann Fine Arts Center is handicap accessible. If you would like more information about this event, please call Jan Makuch at (740) 376-4688 or e-mail

Located in Marietta, Ohio, at the confluence of the Muskingum and Ohio rivers, Marietta College is a four-year liberal arts college. Tracing its roots to the Muskingum Academy back in 1797, the College was officially chartered in 1835. Today Marietta College serves a body of 1,200 full-time students. The College offers 45 majors and is consistently ranked as one of the top regional comprehensive colleges by U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review, as well as one of the nation’s best by Marietta was selected seventh in the nation according to the Brookings Institution’s rankings of colleges by their highest value added, regardless of major.