ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA – Ten Fine Arts alumni across a range of disciplines will discuss their work during the Department of Fine Arts 2014-15 Alumni Presentations series, which begins Thursday, Aug. 28, and continues through April 13, 2015.
Each talk in the series, which is funded by the Fine Arts Education Initiative Fund, is free and open to the public. All talks will be held in Rutledge Building Room 119. The schedule for the 2014-15 Alumni Presentations is as follows:
Thursday, Aug. 28, 8 p.m.
Jason Forrest '95 (B.F.A., photography)
Online media strategist; entrepreneur; musician
Thursday, Oct. 9, 8 p.m.
Tonya Curran '97 (B.F.A., ceramics)
Director, Hand Art Center, Stetson University
Thursday, Oct. 16, 11 a.m.
Allison Taylor '04 (B.A., art history)
Manager of education, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Thursday, Nov. 6, 8 p.m.
Frank Vickery '03, '05 (B.A., art education; B.F.A., ceramics)
Director of ceramics, The Bascom: A Center for Visual Arts
Monday, Nov. 17, 8 p.m.
Brent Owens '03 (B.F.A., sculpture)
Artist/manager, Tom Sachs Studio
Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, 8 p.m.
Sandy Singletary '90, '08, '11 (B.F.A, ceramics; M.F.A., sculpture)
Assistant professor of art, Lander University
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, 8 p.m.
Lia Newman '99 (B.A., art history; B.F.A., general studio)
Director, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College
Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 8 p.m.
Kevin Morrissey '03 (B.A., art education)
Artist/art educator, Rollings Middle School of the Arts
Thursday, March 26, 2015, 11 a.m.
Nicholas Bowers '03 (B.F.A., general studio)
Shepard Fairey first assistant; fine art printer; mural foreman; studio manager
Monday, April 13, 2015, 8 p.m.
Chris Clamp '01 (B.F.A., painting)
Artist/exhibition specialist, Jerald Melberg Gallery
For more information about the series, visit WUFineArtsMindset, the Department of Fine Arts blog, or contact the department at 803/323-2126.