News & Events

  • Associate Professor Soo Sunny Park recently traveled to the United Arab Emirates to participate in the 19th Islamic Arts Festival at the Sharjah Art Museum. Bunyan, which is the title of the show, means "standing structure, forming construction, or man-built creation" in Arabic. The show opened at the Sharjah Art Museum on December 14, 2016 in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Ruler's office; alongside His Excellency Abdullah Al...

  • Studio Art Professor Colleen Randall is exhibiting in a group show at HallSpace Gallery in Boston:

    Painting is Not a Good Idea
    November 19 – January 7, 2017
    Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 3:00p - 6:00p

    HallSpace presents an exhibition of abstract paintings by artists selected by Jo Ann Rothschild.



  • Come to the Black Family Visual Arts Center to see Water is Life, by Studio Art Intern Darby Raymond Overstreet. This short clip is being projected on the wall of the atrium.

    From Darby: "This piece was made in response to the overwhelming solidarity that has formed among Indigenous/Native Americans against the threat that the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) imposes on clean water resources and on the Indigenous sovereignty of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North Dakota. The...

  • Please join the Studio Art Department at the artist's talk and opening reception for Žilvinas Kempinas!

    January 17 - March 5, 2017
    Artist's talk: January 17, 4:45pm
    Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center
    Reception to follow in the Jaffe-Friede Gallery, 5:45pm

    New York City artist Žilvinas Kempinas has earned international acclaim for his work which utilizes nontraditional materials, such as magnetic tape and fans. In 2007 he won the Calder Prize and was...

  • Studio Art Intern, Benjamin Albrecht, presents his show:

    Containing Chaos

    October 24 - November 22, 2016

    Barrows Exhibition Rotunda
    Hopkins Center

    "Much of my work involves introducing elements of chaos and randomness, which I then use as stimuli to respond to. For Containing Chaos, I allowed these elements to the forefront. Working intuitively, I let the paint run where it did, directing in a very limited way, the placement of the colors on...

  • Join us for Typography and Grid Systems Basics with Adobe InDesign. Learn how to organize type and pages in a logical, readable and aesthetically pleasing way. Randy Zhang ’20 will lead the workshop. November 1st, 12:30pm — 2pm in the Digital Lab, room 109, Black Family Visual Arts Center. No skills required.


  • Dear friends and colleagues,

    Please join me for a gallery talk for my Speak! Listen! Act! A kaleidoscope of architectural elements for public space exhibition on Saturday October 29, 2016, 2pm at Strauss Gallery, Dartmouth College.
    It would be wonderful to have you join us. If you cannot make it on Saturday, I would be happy to give you a special tour at another occasion! The exhibition runs until November 13.

    About my...

  • In a recent article featured in the Valley News Art Notes section, Professor Brenda Garand discusses her background, her experience with the flood that resulted from Tropical Storm Irene, and the impact that had upon her work. Read the full article here:

  • Delpozo creative director Josep Font was inspired by the work of painter Joaqui'n Sorolla and installation artist Soo Sunny Park for their spring/summer 2017 collection.

    "Soo Sunny Park whose “Unwoven Light” series of metallic mesh and iridescent Plexiglas create playful imaginative spaces, steering Font’s choice of diaphanous fabrics and shimmering prints. What this contemporary artist shares with the House is a deep commitment to craftsmanship. Park’s works take infinite hours...

  • Take Home Geometry - Gerald Auten and John Kemp Lee

    October 21 - November 11, 4pm
    Opening Reception Friday, October 21, 5-7pm
    Gallery Talk: Friday, November 11, 4pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center
    Rebecca Lawrence Gallery Entry and Clifford B. West Gallery
    11 Bank Street, Lebanon, NH 03766