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October 31, 2005

"A Prayer for Clean Water" Opening at St. Edward's University

Beginning Nov. 11, the St. Edward's University Fine Arts program will exhibit "A Prayer for Clean Water" by artist Paul McLean. The exhibition will continue through Dec. 4 and will include three lectures by the artist.

McLean will present an installation of paintings, drawings, photographs, audio, animation, video, text, sculptural works and wall treatments. "A Prayer for Clean Water" is an exploration through a variety of media predicated on "water" as a prerequisite for life and a vehicle for dreaming. McLean has a BA in English with a minor in Fine Arts from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. He currently resides in Los Angeles, Calif.

• Who: The St. Edward's University Fine Arts program

• What: "A Prayer for Clean Water" exhibition by artist Paul McLean

• When: Friday, Nov. 11–Sunday, Dec. 4. Gallery hours are Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.–2 p.m. An opening reception will be held Friday, Nov. 11, 6–8 p.m.

• Where: St. Edward's University Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Fine Arts Center. (3001 South Congress Avenue)

Free and open to the public.

For more information about the exhibit or lectures, contact Stan Irvin, Art Area Coordinator, 448-8685, or

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