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Three Old Dominion University bachelor of fine arts senior candidates, Dorotea Bagaric, John Mentz and Oliver Ward, will have their artwork displayed a various sites in Norfolk.

The students' exhibitions fulfill one of the final requirements for graduation with an ODU bachelor of fine arts degree.

DC Chase's in Norfolk will display "Fractions: Photography by Oliver Ward" beginning Wednesday, April 13, through Wednesday, May 11. The exhibition will officially open with a reception at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 13. Ward's work explores the moments in which we glimpse a tiny fraction of another person's life. His images freeze the split second encounters experienced when passing strangers on the street. For more information on this event, call 812-5598.

"Fantasy Illustrations by Dorotea Bagaric" will be on display at Hershees bar in Norfolk. Bagaric's work combines watercolor, colored pencil, chalk and pencil to create scenes of imaginary pagan ritual, mythological representations, figural gestures and atmospheric ambience to provoke feelings of mystery and magic. Bagaric's work will open at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 10, with a reception and will continue through Sunday, April 17. Hershees is open Monday through Sunday, 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. For more information call 489-8684.

Ocean View Chiropractic will host Mentz's exhibit "Complicated Simplicity: The Drawings of John Mentz" starting Sunday, April 3, with a reception from 1-4 p.m. The show, which features a selection of colorful abstract landscapes, continues through Saturday, April 30. Ocean View Chiropractic, located on Granby St. in Norfolk, is open from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 2-6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; 1-6 p.m. Wednesday; 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, and 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday. For more information call 348-5114.

All exhibits are free and open to the public.

This article was posted on: March 28, 2005

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