Fall Student Artwork Spotlighted in Cofrin Gallery
The Fall Student Art Show, spotlighting student artwork from the fall term at Mercersburg Academy, is now on display in the Burgin Center for the Arts’ Cofrin Gallery. A dessert reception was held December 7 in the Cofrin Gallery.
A total of 48 student artists are featured in the show, culminated from introductory classes in drawing, painting, and photography from the fall term taught by faculty members Sydney Caretti (painting and drawing) and Kristen Pixler (photography).
Immediately following the December 7 reception, Blue Review (the school’s student arts and literary journal) and the Art Club hosted a Creative Cafe for students in the Burgin Center for the Arts’ Hale Studio Theatre.
The Fall Student Art Show runs through December 19.
Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center. Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. 100 Academy Drive, Mercersburg, PA 17236 GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236 717-328-6173