“This system is working” – an exhibit by Christian Benefiel

McDaniel College's Department of Art and Art History presents “This system is working,” an exhibit by Christian Benefiel, through September 27 in The Rice Gallery in Peterson Hall. 

Christian Benefiel is a sculptor who works in material, installation, and extended objects.  His work addresses systems and relationships as they relate to inter-connectivity, and causality.  He has shown nationally and internationally and is in collections and public installations throughout the United States.  He currently splits his time between teaching sculpture and drawing at Shepherd University in Shepherdstown WV, making, and exhibiting work.  He lives and works in western Maryland. 

The Rice Gallery is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The exhibit is free and open to the public.  For more information on Benefiel, visit  For information and to confirm gallery hours, please call 410-857-2595. 

Friday, August 30 at 10:00am to 4:00pm

More dates through September 27, 2019

Peterson Hall, The Rice Gallery

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