Department of Art and Art History News

Rachael Starbuck and Iva Kinnaird present work at Hello Project Gallery

Fri. July 10, 2015

july 10, 2015 on top of confetti image

Rachael Starbuck (MFA candidate in Studio Art) and Iva Kinnaird (BFA in Studio Art, 2014) present work in a group exhibition, Summer Party Too, at Hello Project Gallery. The exhibition will be on view July 10 – August 8, 2015.

Leslie Mutchler and Jason Urban present UNIVERSAL at Artists Image Resource

Wed. July 8, 2015

three white lines printed on wood plank leaning against white wall
Gate (woodblock). 2014 14” x 24”. Digital output on photo glossy paper.

Leslie Mutchler / Jason Urban present UNIVERSAL at the Artists Image Resource in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The exhibition will be on view June 20 – July 18, 2015.

UNIVERSAL is the first large-scale collaborative project by artists Leslie Mutchler and Jason Urban. Both have multiple degrees in printmaking and have been working for several years to make relevant the archaic and dying craft of print. Mutchler’s most recent projects are experiential, WorkLAB Satellites and TrendFACTORY, examine the purpose and functionality of the printed form and the use of handcraft through multi-participatory installations. Urban is co-founder and co-editor of, a 2011 Creative Capital Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant winning blog, focused on interesting and relevant contemporary printmaking, print, and print-related issues. Urban’s most recent project, Temporary Monument, printed and installed in Doha, Qatar, focuses on the expansiveness of printed matter, text and graphic proliferation.

See more about the project or view a video.

Marcia Green Santore co-chairs juried exhibition FORCE OF NATURE

Mon. July 6, 2015


Marcia Green Santore (BFA in Studio Art, 1982) co-chaired Women's Caucus for Art/NH Chapter's national juried art exhibition FORCE OF NATURE: Exploring the Power of the Feminine. The exhibition will be on view July 6 – August 14, 2015 in two venues on the campus of Plymouth State University. Juried by Judith Brodsky, this exhibition brings the work of more than 80 artists across the U.S. to New England.

Iva Kinnaird presents work in two person show at galleryHOMELAND

Mon. July 6, 2015

photograph of gallery with partially painted wall, ladder, and balloons
Image courtesy of the artist.

Iva Kinnaird (BFA in Studio Art, 2014) presents work in a two person exhibition at galleryHOMELAND. The exhibition, Typically Esoteric, will be on view June 26 – August 9, 2015.

Ariana Vincent named 2015 Continuing Education Provider of the Year

Mon. July 6, 2015

women in red dress and pearl necklace poses for portrait

Ariana Vincent (BA in Studio Art, 1977) was recognized as The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education 2015 Continuing Education Provider of the Year.