List of Events and Exhibitions.
Announcing the First Annual Student Award
The Department of Art and Art History administers a grant funded by the RI Sea Grant program. It supports the efforts of visual artists whose work relates to the marine environment. Please look at the Department website to see examples of artists who have won the award since 1988.
This year for the first time we are awarding a student artist an award of $500.
1. Submit 1-5 works to the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline December 25, 2011.
The award will be announced by the beginning of Spring 2012 semester.
December 4th- December 24th
AS220 Main Gallery
No Banks: New Paintings by Nick Mcknight & Caral Dimitri
Open Window: New Paitnings by Nixon Leger
Youth Gallery: New work from the AS220 Youth Studio
AS220 Project Space
RED, YLW, GRN: New work by Li Jun Lai
Artist talk December 15th at 5:30p.pm.
Carlotti Award Winners
Hannah Mullaney (3rd place), Amy Wolfe (1st place),
Vice President Robert Weygand, and Shannon Meehan (2nd place)
Networks Networks Networks
Spend Two Evenings with artists!
Wednesday Oct 26 & Tuesday Nov. 1, 7pm, Main Gallery.
Special screenings from the famous Networks interview videos including rtits from the University of Rhode Island & Art history Departments and a selection of others who have been part of this on going, multi-year project.
Carlotti Exhibition Opening Reception
Tuesday November 1st at 3pm
Awards and Refreshments
November 16-December 10, 2011
Main Gallery, Fine Art Center
Sponsored by the Department of Art and Art History
Carlotti Exhibition Fall 2011
Work is being accepted NOW through October 6.
Please submit your drawings, prints, paintings, collages, photographs or small sculpture to the designated shelf in the painting studio, A101. Leave your name & contact information on the back of the work. Accepted work will need to be framed by October 17.
Spring 2010 award winners with Robert Weygand
3 Awards of Utrecht gift certificates will be given at the opening reception on October 27.
The Department of Art and Art History announces the recipients of the 2010 Visual Arts Sea Grant. This year the award has been given to two artists, Marguerite White of Newton, MA and Mary Giehl of Syracuse, NY.
Marguerite White is producing an artists book documenting her interactive installation Cargo, which will be on view on Nantucket in the fall of 2011.
Mary Giehls project involves investigating and replicating microscopic descriptions of algae using fiber
Further Information can be read HERE
ATTENTION URI STUDENTS
Cash Award of $500
Original art is being solicited from the URI student community for President David Dooley and Lynn Baker-Dooleys Holiday Card. Each year the President of the University sends a holiday card to a select mailing list. The winner will have a copy of their work sent to thousands of leaders in various professions in RI and elsewhere. An online animated version will also be produced. Winifred Brownell, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, will pick a second place winner.
Work in any medium accepted. Do not design a card. URI Publications will design the card with the award winning art.
Deadline: Thursday October 6th, 4pm, Notification by October 20th
Please include the following information with your submission:
Name, College/Majors, Year of graduation, Address, Email, Phone
Questions?: email to email@example.com
VOLCANOES AND FULL MOONS PRIMITIVE HIEROTIC PORTRAITURE:
by ERNEST SILVA
Monday - Thursday 9AM TO 5PM
In the URI project space,
Located in the Fine Art buidling.
Click here to see what everyone was up to during Spring 2011!