Drawing and Providing Inspiration

May 13, 2019

Professor Richard Hamwi, Ph.D., marks more than three decades as an artist and educator by doing what he knows best: drawing inspiration from nature and providing inspiration to his students. A spring Freedman Gallery exhibit at Albright College featured pieces by Hamwi alongside works from three of his former students: Adrienne (Lastoskie) Brendlinger ’07, Ray Reyes ’16, and Madi VanDuren ’18.

“Art is my outlet; however, my passion and career is educating the young minds and the community about the importance of art,” says Brendliner, named Delaware Art Teacher of the Year in 2018.

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Artwork hanging in gallery

Artwork by Adrienne (Lastoskie) Brendlinger ’07 hangs adjacent to artwork by Professor Richard Hamwi in Albright’s Freedman Gallery. Photo by John Pankratz.