Klaire A. Lockheart is a painter from South Dakota. She often creates representational portraits of women with oil on canvas. In addition to addressing femininity and feminism within her artwork, she enjoys incorporating humor to make serious subjects approachable. A reception will be held on Wednesday, January 17 from 5:30-7:00pm in the Ritz Gallery of Grove Hall. Light refreshments will be served. Following the reception, Klaire will make a studio visit to the ART 231 - Painting I course. Events are free and open to the general public. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM (closed state holidays and weekends).