The Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery in Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts opened its newest exhibition, "Beyond the Rolling Fire: Paintings by Robyn W. Fairclough," Thursday, and it will run through Sunday, Dec. 4.

The exhibit features 30 paintings and 15 drawings by American artist Fairclough, recognized for her figurative works of children and adolescents engaged in activity by the water.

Admission to the gallery on the university campus, 1073 N. Benson Road, is free and open to the public.

The gallery's hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. It also is open approximately one hour prior to curtain and during intermission at Quick Center events.

For information and directions, call 203-254-4010 or visit