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Published August 28, 2012, 09:09 PM

UND Art Collections Gallery to Open Tomorrow Night

WDAZ got a sneak peek at the new UND Art Collections Gallery Sign outside the Empire Arts Center in Downtown Grand Forks this afternoon. The exhibition inside includes a wide variety of pieces from the art of ancient Egypt to today's paintings.

WDAZ got a sneak peek at the new UND Art Collections Gallery Sign outside the Empire Arts Center in Downtown Grand Forks this afternoon. The exhibition inside includes a wide variety of pieces from the art of ancient Egypt to today's paintings.

Nationally and internationally renowned artists such as Andy Warhol, Salvador Dali and Audrey Flack are among many others featured inside the gallery. Works by local artists are also be on display as well.

Hal Gershman, City Council President: "This gift of sharing this magnificent collection of art is a testimony not only to UND's commitment to downtown but also to the respect it has for our city."

The public opening along with a reception is set for tomorrow night from five to eight PM.

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