Department of Art and Art History News

Megan Hildebrandt presents work as EyeSplice Collective member at The Front Gallery

Tue. June 9, 2015

drawing with text and house with umbrella
Megan Hildebrandt, SUPER PISSED, ink on paper, 18 x 18 in, 2015

Megan Hildebrandt presents work in an exhibition entitled Prepare NOW at The Front Gallery in New Orleans. The exhibition includes work by all EyeSplice Collective members and will be on view June 13 – July 5, 2015.

Screening and talk with Michael Smith at Light Industry

Tue. June 9, 2015

photograph of build arcade game with gray brick drawing and yellow on sides
Michael Smith, Mike Builds a Shelter, 1983 arcade cabinet, video game 74 x 32 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Michael Smith presents a screening, talk, and a restoration and playable video game at Light Industry. The event will take place June 9, 2015 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are available at the door.

This event was recommended by the Observer.

Rebecca Ward included in group exhibition at The Flag Art Foundation

Thu. June 4, 2015

canvas painted with green, black, and white triangles with stretcher showing
clandestine, 2015, acrylic on stitched canvas, 60 x 45 inches. Image courtesy of the artist and The Flag Art Foundation.

Work by Rebecca Ward (BA in Studio Art, 2006) is included in the group exhibition Space Between, curated by Louis Grachos and Stephanie Roach. Space Between is on view June 3 – August 14, 2015. The exhibition includes "cross-generational artists whose works in contemporary abstraction investigate the seams, tears, and edges between two and three dimensions" and includes work by: Ellsworth Kelly, Agnes Martin, Sadie Benning, Sarah Crowner, Kaz Oshiro, and Jim Hodges.

Randi Renate Mabry presents work at ROCKELMANN&

Wed. June 3, 2015

black and white photograph of unmade bed under open window
Image courtesy of the artist.

Randi Renate Mabry (BFA in Studio Art, 2014) presents work at ROCKELMANN& as part of the gallery's 2015 Summer Break project. The exhibition will be July 23 – September 20, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.

Alumna Daphane Park performs in New Media Art and Sound Summit

Tue. June 2, 2015

Daphane Park (MFA in Studio Art, 1997) performs with Raquel Ball on June 12 during the 2015 New Media Art and Sound Summit, organized by Church of the Friendly Ghost. NMASS will occur June 11–13, 2015.