Todd will be traveling to Paris soon, so in order to help him cover some of the expenses, we are organizing a fundraiser.
TODD ABROAD will take place at 417 Taphouse on March 4th, beginning at 6p.m. Stop by and chat with Todd and buy some art!
Cory Powell, December 2016 graduate, had three prints selected for the Juried Undergraduate Exhibition at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art. He is also has been hired as the Fashion/Product Photographer for Mark Ashton.
And, Sarah Hiatt, BFA 2013, is finishing her MFA degree at Columbia College Chicago this spring and had a recent (today!) publication of her photo work and written essay. Check out the links below:
Nicole Jacquard, Professor at IU in Bloomington and President of the Society of North American Goldsmiths, will give a lecture on Thursday, March 2 , 7 pm in Brick 1, room 312, and a workshop on Voodoo dolls in Brick 1, room 217 on Friday, March 3 from 9:00 – 5:00.
The public is invited to the Thursday evening lecture. Join us!
Todd Reynolds, a Masters of Fine Arts student in his final year of the program in Visual Studies, will be presenting a selection of works at the Paris Ass Book Fair in Paris, France, between March 10 and 12.
The exhibition is an international showing specializing in fan zines, graphic novels, and art books. Congratulations, Todd!
Exhibition Dates: Friday, February 24th- Friday, March 10th, 2017 (Closed for Spring Break from Saturday, March 11th- Saturday, March 18th)
First Friday Art Walk Reception: March 3rd, from 6:00- 10:00 pm
The Student Exhibition will be showcasing the work of MSU Art Foundations students. This exhibit demonstrates students’ understanding of various artistic concepts in two- and three-dimensional design and drawing and the development of artistic skills through classroom instruction. This show is free and open to the public.
Works by two MSU Metals majors have been accepted into the “Alchemy” biennial exhibition of the Enamelist Society. A silver and enamel brooch created by Joakima Day and a silver and enamel ring by Jacie McGowan will first be exhibited at the Sandra Blain Gallery at Arrowmont School of Craft in Gatlinburg, TN, and then travel to the Metals Museum in Memphis. There will be an accompanying print catalog.
MSU Art and Design professor Sean Lyman will be one of two visiting artist’s presentations at The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas. Professor Lyman’s and artist Thomas Keifer’s talks will take place on the afternoon, Thursday, February 16th, 2017 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the museum’s Hudson Auditorium.
Works by both artists—including recent graphite works by Lyman— are featured in the museum’s current temporary exhibition “Domestic Seen,” on display through March 26th, 2017.
The program is free and open to the public, and no tickets or reservations are required.
Join us for a two-person workshop with Ken Baskin and Scott Meyer, Thursday and Friday, March 2- 3–9:30- 12:00 noon and 1:30- 5:00 pm each day. Danish artist Priscilla Mouritzen will join in on Friday, March 2, to make it a three-person workshop that day.
Join us this First Friday for the opening reception for two shows.
Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape (January 25-March 4, 2017)
In the East Gallery: Eight contemporary artists put forth a wide range of ‘landscape’ possibilities, in a range of media. Featuring the works of J.J. L’Heureux, Martin Weinstein, Kathleen Elliott, Sandra Gottlieb, Gerry Tuten, John Lyon Paul, Gail Watkins, and Rebeca Pittman.
Nolan Preece: Enchanting the Eye (January 24- February 22)
In the West Gallery: Cliché-verre and chemigram prints
First Friday Art Walk Reception: February 3, 5:30-8pm.