Claire Stigliani, assistant professor of drawing and painting in the School of Art, recently received a $25,000 grant through the Joan Mitchell Foundation’s Painters and Sculptors Grant Program.
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An opening reception for the Annual Honors Exhibition will be held 3:00–5:00 p.m. Friday, May 6, in UT’s Ewing Gallery.
The Knoxville News Sentinel highlighted an exhibit featuring the works of John Douglas Powers, an assistant professor of sculpture in the UT School of Art.
Mary Campbell, assistant professor in the School of Art, will discuss research on various aspects of nineteenth-century polygamy during the last “Conversations and Cocktails” talk, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3.
John Douglas Powers, an assistant professor of sculpture, has been named a 2016 Guggenheim Fellow.
Sophomore graphic design students recently wrapped up a workshop led by the Scripps Networks Design and Motion Team.
Prospective students, transfer students, community members, artists, families, and friends are all invited to the School of Art’s open house, 4:00–6:00 p.m. Friday, April 8, in the Art and Architecture Building.
UT’s graduate programs in printmaking, supply chain management and nuclear engineering have again been ranked among the Top 10 in public and private colleges and universities by U.S. News and World Report.
The School of Art is a co-sponsor of the 2016 Big Ears Festival film program. The unique and diverse multigenre music and arts festival occurs in multiple venues across Knoxville from Thursday, March 31, through Saturday, April 2. The program includes a screening at the Tennessee Theatre of Laurie Anderson’s acclaimed documentary Heart of a Dog and video and film artist Shambhavi Kaul’s installation Modes of Faltering.
Artist Katarina Burin, lecturer at Harvard University’s Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, will present “Contribution and Collaboration: The Work of Petra Andrejova-Molnar and her Contemporaries” at 5:30 p.m. Monday, February 15, at the College of Architecture and Design.