Artist April Marie Hale to exhibit MFA show, “Nature of the Human Animal”

April Marie Hale will be exhibiting her Master’s thesis show, Nature of the Human Animal, in the Helen E. Copeland Gallery at the School of Art at Montana State University from March 21-25, 2011. There will be an artist’s reception on March 24 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. April’s thesis work encompasses adornment, sculpture, and fiber art made from locally gathered natural materials. The exhibition addresses our relationships with plants, animals, ourselves, and the wilderness. The Helen E. Copeland Gallery is open Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, contact the artist at