Sept. 11

Sept. 11, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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Derek Rayment
Public + Media Relations Manager
531-MCC-2876, office
402-960-0697, cell
darayment@mccneb.edu
mccneb.edu

Elkhorn art gallery to feature work of MCC fashion student

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College Fashion Design student Agustin M. Delgado will have his work featured in the exhibit, “DREAMS: Works by Agustin M. Delgado J,” in the College’s Gallery of Art and Design at the Elkhorn Valley Campus, 829 N. 204th St. The exhibit will run Sept. 11 through Oct. 8.

Delgado is a Mexican-born fashion designer and artist. Now based in Omaha, Delgado designs clothing for local entertainers and events. His inspirations come from a variety of artistic styles, historical eras and fashion elements from across the globe. He has been invited to various fashion weeks around the United States and internationally, and was extended an invitation to be part of the hit shows and competitions, “Project Runway” and “World of Wearable Art.” Delgado is currently working on his associate degree in Fashion Design at MCC.

The gallery’s hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Fridays. All exhibits are free and open to the public.

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest post-secondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.