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Eight seniors working in the studio arts at Colby College in Waterville will exhibit their work at the Colby College Museum of Art May 9-26. In the college’s annual Senior Art Show students will exhibit paintings, prints, drawings and sculptures. An opening reception will be held at the museum on Thursday, May 9, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. and the public is invited.

Tia Byrd, Nicole Laurent and Katherine Nastou will show paintings, Matthew Overton will display prints and Eric Zuaro will exhibit sculptures. Andrew Jaspersohn will show both prints and sculptures, Chatham Baker will show drawings and paintings and Jeanette Gribben will display paintings and prints.

Also on view at the museum are “Drawn From a Family: Contemporary Works on Paper”–an exhibit of watercolors, gouaches, charcoal drawings, collages, ink and pencil drawings and mixed media works drawn exclusively from three collectors within one family—and The Joan Whitney Payson Collection–26 works by world-famous Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists, including Courbet, Daumier, Monet and Renoir.

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.