Department of Art and Art History News

PhD candidates present exhibition at the Blanton Museum of Art

Tue. May 19, 2015

white overlapping hexagonal and cube shapes on green background
 

PhD candidates in Art History and Andrew W. Mellon Fellows at the Blanton Katie Anania and Alexis Salas present two exhibitions: Paper and Performance: The Bent Page and All the Signs are (T)Here: Social Iconography in Mexican and Chicano Art from Collections at The University of Texas at Austin.

The exhibitions will be on view April 25 – August 9, 2015 at the Blanton. A Perspectives talk with Anania and Salas will occur May 21. Read more about All the Signs are (T)Here on the Blanton blog.

Jules Buck Jones presents exhibition at Conduit Gallery

Mon. May 18, 2015

mixed media painting and drawing with overlapping images of foilage and big cat
Invisible Predator, 2015, mixed media on paper, 60 x 120 inches

Jules Buck Jones (MFA in Studio Art, 2008) presents work in Portraits of an Invisible Predator at Conduit Gallery. The exhibition will be on view May 16 – June 20, 2015.

Fidencio Duran named to the Austin Arts Hall of Fame

Mon. May 18, 2015

painting of women dancing and man blowing bubbles in front of house
Image courtesy of Fidencio Duran.

Fidencio Duran (BFA in Studio Art, 1984) has been named to the Austin Arts Hall of Fame alongside Heloise Gold and Allen Robertson. A ceremony will take place June 1, 2015.

Christa Palazzolo in two-person exhibition at MASS Gallery

Mon. May 18, 2015

painting of woman in black blazer smoking a cigarette
Image courtesy of the artist and MASS Gallery.

Christa Palazzolo (BFA in Studio Art, 2006) presents work in the two-person exhibition Natural Future Museum. The exhibition will be on view May 15 – June 13, 2015 at MASS Gallery.

Sydney Yeager solo exhibition at McMurtrey Gallery

Fri. May 15, 2015

purple gold and red brush strokes on gold and white background
white overlapping hexagonal and cube shapes on green background

Sydney Philen Yeager (MFA Studio Art, 1987) presents work in Between Here and There at McMurtrey Gallery in Houston, Texas. The exhibition will be on view May 2 – June 6, 2015.