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Professor's Work in San Francisco Exhibition

Work by fibers professor Mary Tuma is in a show in San Francisco.
   August 22, 2019

Associate Professor of Fibers Mary Tuma is one of seven artists whose work is featured in the exhibition Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes, at Minnesota Street Projects in San Francisco, California. Curated by Kathy Zarur, the...

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Turchin Center Presents Professor's Work

An exhibition of sculptures by Keith Bryant opens at the Turchin Center in Boone on September 6.
   August 20, 2019

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University will host an exhibition of sculptures by Lecturer Keith Bryant, opening September 6.  Metaphorical Reality presents 12 works that address ideas of loneliness, isolation, architecture, and landscape.

"My work is an attempt to make visual my personal reality—thoughts and feelings based on...

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Professor's Work in Group Exhibition in Kuwait

Work by fibers professor Mary Tuma is in a group show in Kuwait.
   July 1, 2019

Nothing to Write Home About (2018), a group exhibition at the KIPCO Mall in Kuwait, includes an installation by Mary Tuma, associate professor of fibers in the Department of Art & Art History. The exhibition, curated by Rana Sadik, presents works from Sadik's personal art collection produced by seven global artists.

Tuma's Internal Systems 3 (2008),...

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Students Create "A Glass Rhinoceros" at Center City Building

New installation at UNC Charlotte Center City is by Mixed-Media/Print Media 3 class.
   May 14, 2019

The Spring 2019 Mixed-Media/Print Media 3 studio art class has completed a site-specific installation in the front window case at UNC Charlotte Center City. The colorful mixed-media work, “A Glass Rhinoceros,” explores concepts of movement, transformation, and perception and was inspired by two works of literature: Eugène Ionesco's play, Rhinoceros, and Paul Auster's novella, City...

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Art Professors Win Summer Residency in Tasmania

Professors Maja Godlewska and Marek Ranis will be in residence at the University of Tasmania.
   March 28, 2019

Professors Maja Godlewska and Marek Ranis of the Department of Art & Art History have been announced as the 2019 University of Tasmania Cradle Coast Campus Artists in Residence. They will travel to Tasmania in May to begin their project ...

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Art Professor's Installation at Loggia Gallery in Dallas

Professor Erik Waterkotte co-created "Interstitial."
   March 12, 2019

Associate Professor of Print Media Erik Waterkotte has collaborated with artist Nicholas Ruth to create Interstitial, a site-specific graphic installation in the Loggia Gallery at the Unviersity of Dallas. The installation opened March 3 and is presented in conjunction with the 2019 Southern...

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Art Alumnus Presents at Adobe MAX Conference

   December 17, 2018
Department of Art & Art History alumnus Adé Hogue (BFA ’12) was invited to be a conference presenter at Adobe MAX 2018 in Los Angeles, CA.

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Art Alum Exhibits at Miami Art Week 2018

   December 11, 2018
Work by art alumna Carmen Neely (BFA, painting, 2012) was recently featured during Miami Art Week 2018.

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Alumni Work Featured in Communication Arts Magazine

   November 27, 2018
Art alumni Laura Knight Beebe (BFA ’13) and Savannah Jackson (BFA ’17) will have their graphic design work featured in the January/February 2019 print edition of Communication Arts.

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Professor’s Solo Show in Kansas City Gallery Explores Our Relationship to Nature

   November 21, 2018
Through December 8, Rockhurst University’s Greenlease Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri, is hosting a solo show of work by Maja Godlewska.

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