SHERIDAN — The Whitney Center for the Arts will offer an artist talk and reception with Chuck Hemard Aug. 30.

The event will begin at 4 p.m. with Hemard’s talk and will be followed by the reception from 5-7 p.m.

Hemard’s exhibition “The Pines” is currently on display at the WCA. The photographs explore relict old-growth longleaf pine lands across the coastal plain of the Southeast United States and fire’s role in the pine forests of the Deep South.

The show will be on display through Sept. 16.

For more information, see www.whitneyarts.org.

The Whitney Center for the Arts is located on the Sheridan College campus at 1 Whitney Way.