Department of Art and Art History News

Gracelee Lawrence, M.F.A. candidate in Studio Art, selected as Luce Scholar

Fri. March 4, 2016

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Grace Lee Lawrence has been selected as a 2016–2017 Henry Luce Scholar. Applicants went through a three-month-long selection process and 18 scholars were selected from 162 applicants.

Alumna Adriana Corral featured in Arts + Culture Texas

Fri. March 4, 2016

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Photo by Vincent Valdez.

Adriana Corral (M.F.A. in Studio Art, 2013) was featured in Arts + Culture Texas.

Fighting Fear with Design in the Alcalde features

Fri. March 4, 2016

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Natalie Campbell and her project “Let’s Talk SB11”

The Alcalde features class projects from Kate Catterall's Design in the Social Environment course.

Palatable at the Studio Museum curated by and presents work by alumni

Fri. March 4, 2016

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Carris Adams, Untitled (Dinners), 2013, oil and acrylic on canvas, 25 × 25 in. Courtesy the artist.

Carris Adams (B.F.A. in Studio Art, 2013) presents work in a group exhibition, Palatable, at the Studio Museum. The exhibition was curated by Senior Curatorial Assistant Hallie Ringle (M.A. in Art History, 2013). Palatable will be on view March 24 – June 26, 2016.

Christina Bain presents paper at the Art Education Research Institute Symposium

Wed. March 2, 2016

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Chris Bain presents a paper entitled "Exploring the Teaching Artistry of Nancy Renfro" at the Art Education Research Institute symposium on March 15, 2016 at the Northern Illinois Naperville campus.