Photographer lectures Feb. 12 in McDonough

Photograph by Travis Shaffer

Photographer Travis Shaffer, assistant teaching professor in Art at the University of Missouri, visits Youngstown State University on Monday, Feb. 12.

An informal discussion with Shaffer is set for 9 a.m. in Bliss Hall, Room 4027, with a portfolio review from 10 a.m. to noon. The lecture is 5:10 p.m. in the McDonough Museum of Art Auditorium.

All events are free, open to the public and presented by the YSU Department of Art.

Shaffer is an artist, a book maker, an educator and a photographer, whose work has been exhibited from Canada to France, Ft. Lauderdale to Barcelona. More at

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