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Members of Colby College’s studio art faculty will show works in a variety of media for the annual Fall Faculty Art Exhibit at the Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville. The exhibit will be on view from Friday, November 17, through Friday, December 22. An opening reception is planned for 3 to 4:30 p.m. on November 17 and the public is invited.

Faculty members Bevin Engman, Mark Iwinski, Garry Mitchell, Dee Peppe, Scott Reed and Gail Spaien are the exhibiting artists. Photographer Peppe will exhibit 16″ x 20″ silver gelatin prints from her portfolio “Foreign and Familiar.” Her images from Europe, Central America and the United States are primarily urban street photography that focus on people and their surroundings.

Reed will show two acrylic paintings about the investigation into the mystery of consciousness. Engman will show five paintings from her continuing still-life series of books. Spaien will show several small paintings and mixed media notations titled “Domestic Time: Counting and Sewing.” Iwinski will show sculptures and prints that address concerns about the modern technological world and our relationship to nature. Mitchell will show paintings.

Colby museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free, and the museum is accessible to persons with disabilities. For information call (207) 872-3228 or visit www.colby.edu/museum.