Annual Faces of Depression Art Exhibit to Take Place October 20

To coincide with National Depression Awareness Month, the University is displaying artwork from Concordia students, faculty, staff members, and the public at its eighth annual Faces of Depression exhibit on Monday, Oct. 20.

The eye-opening event will take place in the Concordia Center for Environmental Stewardship from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m., with a special opening devotion beginning at 4 p.m. in the University’s Albrecht Lounge. There will also be special exhibit hours on Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. CUW’s Psychology Department is the driving force behind the free event, which will feature pieces of art that reflect the impressions of depressions.

Artwork for the exhibit can be displayed in a variety forms, including: paintings, drawings, photography, graphic design, sculptures, poems, or any other creative way imagined by the artists. All artwork contains a title and an artist statement explaining what inspired the piece. For more information or to submit artwork, contact Kristen Struyk at