On Friday, October 6, 2017, Brevard College will host the opening reception for ‘Morning Meditations’, a photography exhibition by BC alumni, Andrew Paynter. The exhibition will be held in the Spiers Gallery, located inside of the Sims Art Building, 1 Brevard College Drive, Brevard, NC 28712. Andrew will begin with a presentation at 5:00 p.m. in the Media Room followed by a review of his work in the college’s Spiers Gallery. The exhibition is free and open to the public and will run through November 10, 2018. Gallery hours for the show are from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on weekdays when the College is in session.
Andrew Paynter is an Oakland, CA based photographer whose works bridge the gap between the commercial and artistic world. His work has taken him all around the globe, with some of his most notable efforts reflecting his relationships working directly with visual and sonic creative communities. Currently, he is wrapping up a 10 year body of work focusing on Los Angeles artist Geoff McFetridge. Paynter has also just released his first book, “The Catastrophist Tour Book”, a photographic perspective of the Chicago music group, Tortoise.
Spiers Gallery is a contemporary 1,500 square foot gallery located within the Sims Art Center on the Brevard College campus. Exhibitions in Spiers Gallery are ongoing throughout the year and include shows by Brevard College students and faculty members, as well as visiting artists from Western North Carolina and around the country.