Travis Heck (MFA '08) is Gallery Director of new Philadelphia exhibition space

Travis Heck (MFA '08) is the Gallery Director of the new exhibition space in Philadelphia, Jolie Laide. The gallery aims to provide an innovative forum for contemporary art, presenting work by largely unseen artists or early career artists exhibiting in the US and abroad. As an exhibition space, Jolie Laide advocates progress, new ideas, and trends in contemporary art by actively pursuing young artists and provoking new work in an effort to support innovation in contemporary art.

Among the gallery's featured artists is Jacolby Satterwhite (MFA '10). Other artists include Mike Andrews, Kevin Baker, Tom Costa, Joel Dean, Austin Eddy, Jordan Griska, Robert Horvath, Andrew Holmquist, Fabienne Lassere, Easton Miller, and Leslie Smith 3.

Jolie Laide will hold its first opening on Friday, July 2nd, 6:00 - 9:00pm. The opening will feature work by Tom Costa, Kevin Baker and Austin Eddy.

Jolie Laide
224 N. Juniper Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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