The Crossley Gallery and Ringling College of Art & Design is proud to announce the opening of “Ablution” on October 21, 2008. This exhibition will feature the work of several artists curated by Fine Art student William Ball. Ball presents this show in collaboration with the newly-founded Mencia gallery in Boston, Massachusetts. The artists selected for this exhibition hail from around the country in addition to local talent, mingling established professional artists and student work. Isia Mencia, Eric Shaw, Yelena Avanesova, Maggie Lee, Sam Limbaugh, Ball, Stead Thomas, Ryan Hopewell, Sarah Valdez, Jenny Vu, Valerie Marquis, Z Behl, James Austin Eddy, Corinna D’schoto and others will present photography, video, drawings and paintings. David Curran will spin jazz records and food and drink will be served. Artwork is for sale.