Department of Art and Art History News

Troy Brauntuch featured in New York Times

Mon. November 16, 2015

Black canvas with faint image of the back of two officers sitting
Image courtesy of the artist.

Troy Brauntuch was featured in New York Times' T magazine in anticipation of his solo exhibition Early Work at Petzel Gallery. Early Work is on view through January 9, 2016. The exhibition has also garnered attention from Time Out New York and The New Yorker.

Jeff Williams presents solo exhibition Bending Moment at Jack Hanley Gallery

Wed. November 11, 2015

Sculpture of different kinds of welded metal stretched between aluminum frames
Bending Moment, 2015, aluminum channel, fossilized corral, twisted steel, welded steel, flocked extension gate, steel cable, extension gate, steel cable, extruded aluminum foam and expanded honeycomb aluminum, 180 x 78 x 30 inches. Image courtesy of the artist and Jack Hanley Gallery.

Professor Jeff Williams presents an exhibition, Bending Moment, at Jack Hanley Gallery. The exhibition will be on view November 22 – December 20, 2015.

Strange Pilgrims featured in The Alcade

Wed. November 11, 2015

pink and blue trapezoids overlapping

The Alcalde discusses the immersive and physically engaging aspects of Strange Pilgrims, an exhibition organized by The Contemporary Austin, in the Nov/Dec issue of the magazine.

Michael Smith to perform on live stream at the Tate Modern

Wed. November 11, 2015

Man in baby costume leading graceful ballet dancers in uncoordinated dance
Michael Smith, Excuse Me!?!…I’m Looking for the "Fountain of Youth" 2015 production still courtesy of the artist and Greene Naftali.

Michael Smith will perform at the Tate Modern on December 10, 2015, with a screening of his work to be held on December 11. His performance will be streamed live on the Tate website.

Beili Liu lectures at Stamps School of Art and Design

Tue. November 10, 2015

white hexagonal and cube outline on green background

Beili Liu lectures at the University of Michigan as part of a professional practice speaker series. Her lecture will take place November, 10 at 12:30 p.m.