SMCC students’ artwork on display at Cape Elizabeth gallery

"Pink," by Zeynep Yurtsever

“Pink,” by Zeynep Yurtsever

Students graduating from Southern Maine Community College’s art program are exhibiting their artwork at a Cape Elizabeth gallery.

Four students who are graduating in May will showcase a variety of their work from April 20 through May 4 at Ocean House Gallery, located at 299 Ocean House Road. An artists’ reception will be held Friday, April 27, from 5-7 p.m. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.

The students who are exhibiting their works are:

  • Vincent Amoroso of South Portland is presenting mixed media works reflecting elements of popular music of the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s.
  • Jennifer Emrich of Yarmouth is showing graphic silkscreen prints with an environmental focus, as well as handmade dolls.
  • Oliva White of South Portland is exhibiting oil paintings on glass windows with a focus on the natural world.
  • And Zeynep Yurtsever of Austin, Texas, is displaying oil paintings that focus on the beauty and kindness of animals used in industrial animal farming.
"Orange Tree," by Olivia White

“Orange Tree,” by Olivia White

The class of 2018 is the 12th group of students to graduate from SMCC’s Liberal Studies with a Focus on Art program.