The Mount Mercy College art department is currently exhibiting the work of artist Donna Stack now through December 11 at the Janalyn Hanson White Gallery on the Mount Mercy College campus.
Stack's work has been exhibited in numerous galleries throughout the country, including Rush Arts in Miami, Fla., Punch Gallery in Seattle, Wash., and Gallery Korea in New York City. In 2007, her piece Storytellers was shown in the Primo Piano Livingallery in Leece, Italy. Her work has also been featured in a number of magazines including US, Artweek, and Mavin.
Stack received her Master of Fine Arts in studio art from the University of South Florida. She is an interdisciplinary artist with an emphasis in installation, video and performance. Her work investigates her multi-cultural identity, dualities, and notions of authenticity. She has exhibited at such venues as Talman + Monroe Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, Primo Piano Livingallery in Leece, Italy and Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle, WA. She was recently included in the exhibition FREEZE FRAME at Rush Arts in Miami. She is also the recipient of a 2004 and 2007 Artist Trust GAP Grant.
The Janalyn Hanson White Gallery is located in lower McAuley Hall on the Mount Mercy College campus. The gallery is open Monday through Friday 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. or by appointment. Viewings outside of normal business hours can be arranged by checking out a gallery key from the McAuley Switchboard, or by contacting the Lundy Desk at 319-363-8213.