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Gallery exhibits art majors

Students examine pieces featured in the 2018 Student Exhibition. This year, the traditional student exhibition will return after a one-year absence.

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2020

After its absence last spring, the department of Visual Art and Design will once again host the Student Exhibition. The 2020 Visual Art and Design Student Exhibition will take place in the Contemporary Art Gallery from March 12 to April 9. The exhibition will be a juried showcase of the department...

Senior art majors exhibit their semester’s work

Art work by senior art majors is displayed in the Contemporary Art Gallery. The Senior Art Exhibition started on Nov. 21 and will be displayed until Dec. 12.

Hailey Bullock, Staff Reporter

November 25, 2019

The Senior Art Exhibition presents a chance for peers, parents and the public to observe the product of a semester’s work from senior art majors.  The Contemporary Art Gallery presented an array of pieces from drawing, painting, sculptures and theatre design. The exhibition opened on Nov. 21 and is...

Senior art majors prepare to exhibit how they have matured their craft

Senior art major Ariana Ford displays a preview of her graphic design artwork that will be shown in the Senior Art Exhibition. The piece is titled ‘MVMT Airlines,’ in which Ford envisions an airline for students like herself that cannot afford to travel often. Brynn Lundy/The Lion’s Roar

Brynn Lundy, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2019

The end of the semester is approaching, which means seniors are near the end of their undergraduate studies. For art majors, this means preparing their final body of work for the upcoming senior thesis exhibition. Nov. 21-Dec. 14, the university’s Department of Visual Art and Design will host the ...

Make local, summer plans in the arts

Make local, summer plans in the arts

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

May 7, 2019

During the summer, the celebration of creative expression will continue through activities from exhibitions to art camps. On campus, the Contemporary Art Gallery will exhibit a series of works from Evan Fugazzi, an artist from Philadelphia, from June 10 to August 30. On June 27-29, theatre alumni w...

Fanfare in the gallery

Leia O’Connell, a senior kinesiology major, and Katherine Davis, a senior sociology major, check out the abstract artwork for the Contemporary Art Gallery’s opening reception of the “Real to Not Real” exhibition.

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

October 17, 2018

Fanfare celebrations will find a place in the Contemporary Art Gallery with an exhibition of abstract painting and a fashion show. The “Real to Not Real” exhibition showcases abstract representational painting. It will be up until Nov. 9.  According to Instructor of Painting Thomas Walton, a...

Raising money and showcasing art

Barbara Tardo and Abigail Amithson displayed artworks during a closing reception and fundraising event for the Barbara Tardo Scholarship.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2018

Fine arts and fundraising began the fall semester with works of former art professor. The Contemporary Art Gallery opened the semester with a fundraiser at an exhibition reception. The “Dear Adam Silver Artwork” summer exhibit, which featured artist Abigail Smithson’s work, ended on Aug....