Photographer Goes Deep in Upcoming Exhibit

Published: Oct 12, 2011
Tuason_LARGEPhotographs from internationally renowned photographer Scott “Gutsy” Tuason ’90 will be on exhibit at the Scarfone/Hartley Gallery Oct. 22 to Nov. 30.
Internationally renowned photographer Scott “Gutsy” Tuason ’90 leads viewers on a dive deep into the sea with his exhibit at The University of Tampa’s Scarfone/Hartley Gallery Oct. 22 to Nov. 30.

An opening preview will be held Oct. 22 at 11 a.m. at the Annual Art Brunch, and the Nov. 29, 6 p.m. closing reception includes a gallery talk with Tuason.

Featuring 26 photographs of landscapes and underwater sites, Tuason showcases his skill for capturing wildlife in its natural habitat. Tuason is an avid diver who has been photographing underwater for 20 years. As a conservationist, he contributes photos to the World Wildlife Fund, is a founding member of Concerned Divers for the Philippines and is a supporter of Greenpeace.

The gallery is located on campus at the R. K. Bailey Art Studios at 310 N. Blvd. Gallery hours are 10 to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. There is no charge for admission. For more information on the Annual Art Bruch, contact Dorothy Cowden, gallery director, at dcowden@ut.edu or (813) 253-6217.