A native of Pella will be showcasing his work from his time studying art in Rome. Ryan Bentzinger will be hosting a presentation on his experiences in Rome these past 2 months. He’s been painting and drawing with instructors and art historians as a student of the Rome Art Program, which was launched in 2009. It is designed to inspire students to expand their artistic vision through painting and drawing on the streets of Rome. The presentation takes place tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at Strawtown Gallery & Gifts on Washington Street.