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Haley Henman at Gallery 422 will present The Salon Show which is a group show that TWU Drawing and Painting Graduate Student Angelia Ford is a part of.  The exhibit will be on display from November 28 through January 3 with the opening reception on December 6. For more info...

TWU Drawing and Painting Graduate Student Angelia Ford is featured on the front page of The Lasso for her portraits of local homeless persons.  Her upcoming exhibition "Creating Invisibility for the Invisible" will be on display at the TWU Fine Arts Building in the West Gallery from Decmber 3 - 12.

TWU Painting Graduate Student Jessica McClendon has work in a pop up show called "Post Presence" with 7 other artists on November 22 from 7-9pm.  The work will be at 2614 Elm St. in Dallas, TX and there will be an after party from 9-11.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts Graduating Exhibition is on display in the East and West Galleries from November 13 to November 22.  There will be a reception held Thursday, November 13 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm at the Fine Arts Building.  Congratulations to all graduating BFA students!

TWU Photography Alumni Sheryl Anaya has works on exhibition in "The View Through the Lens: Capturing Cultural Shifts with the Latino Barrios of Dallas, at the Latino Cultural Center from November 14 - January 3.  Anaya and four other artists were commissioned by the center to document everyday life in Latino-centric neighborhoods.  The exhibition captures a dynamic city constantly shifting into the 21st century.

Confliction Series an exhibition of work by Sarah Chavez / BFA Painting, will be on view November 10 to November 21 at the 010 Gallery in the TWU Student Union. A reception will be on Thursday, November 13, 5:00 - 7:00 pm. 010 Gallery is located on the lower level of the Student Union, Bell and Administration Drive, Denton, TX 76204. Congratulations Sarah!

TWU Photography Faculty, Susan kae Grant exhibited 15 pieces in the "2014 International Photographic Festival" and the "12th Shanghai International Photographic Art Exhibition" in Shanghai, China during the month of October 2014. The exhibition was curated by Yan Li of Beijing, China.

Artists have been selected for 010 Gallery's upcoming Spring exhibitions. The students selected are: LaRae Rippetoe; Kimberly Schaefer & Carrie Adamson-Riefler; Karalee Brown; PAC-Photographic Artists' Coalition; Martha Roberts; Brittany Cooper & Blair Rankin; Andrew Scott; Christina Phillips. Congratulations to all who will be exhibiting in Spring 2015!

TWU Undergraduate Drawing and Painting student Suedabeh Husseinzadeh has her solo exhibition in the 010 Gallery titled "Adventures into an Unknown World".  The exhibition will be on display from October 27 - November 7 with an Opening Reception on October 29, from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

TWU Gallery Coordinator Vance Wingate is having a solo exhibition at Pogue Art Gallery in Ada, Oklahoma.  The gallery is at East Central University and runs from October 20 to November 25.  Congratulations Vance! For more information...

TWU Photography faculty Susan kae Grant has 26 pieces from the "Night Journey" installation in the exhibition "Shadows of the Invisible" she also taught a lecture and gave an artists' talk at Oakland University prior to the opening reception.  The show runs from October 11 through November 23 in Oakland, Michigan.

TWU Graphic Design faculty Jana Perez is featured in the October issue of LandEscape Magazine. Congratulations Jana!  Click here to see the magazine.

TWU Graphic Design Faculty Jana Perez has four of her collage pieces selected to be in the 16th Annual Collage, Digital & Mixed Media Juried Online International Art Exhibition at Upstream People Gallery and juried by Professor Larry Bradshaw.  For more information...

TWU Photography Graduate students Kalee Appleton, Allison Jarek, Deedra Baker, and alumni Kristina Smith have work in a group exhibition titled Common Threads.  The show is up from October 9 - November 29 in the Lillian Bradshaw Gallery in the Dallas Public Library.  There will be a reception with the artists and curator on Saturday, October 11 with a brief curatorial and artists lecture at 3:00pm.

TWU Photography Faculty, Susan kae Grant's Shadow Portraits are included on TIME LightBox in the essay, "How the Past Shapes Modern Photography", curated by Deborah Willis, PhD, NYU, NYC. October 2, 2014. Read the article.

TWU Photography Graduate student Kalee Appleton has a solo exhibition at Gallery 76102 at UT Arlington / Fort Worth Center.  The exhibition was curated by Erin Starr White and will be on display from October 9th-November 30th with the opening reception Thursday, October 9th from 6-8pm. For more info...

TWU Art History faculty Dr. John Calabrese is hosting a study abroad trip this upcoming summer.  The class is called The Art of Spain : Medieval to 20th Century.  Pick up an information packet from Dr. Calabrese for details.  If you have any questions regarding the trip, email Dr. Calabrese at

Three of our BFA graduating Graphic Design undergraduate students have secured careers prior to graduation: Kevin Smith has been hired as Marketing Communications Specialist at Chippenhook, Erica Tolbert has been hired as a Graphic Designer at the Fort Worth Business Press, and Billie Buck has been hired as a Graphic Designer at Transmission Events, in Austin.  Congratulations!

Delta Phi Delta / The Art Honors Society

Delta Phi Delta would like to invite you to join the Society!
What we do each semester:

  • Raise student scholarship money (via our annual fundraising dinner)
  • Go on outings together
  • Participate in other campus events
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Earn honor cords when you graduate as an active member
  • Great experience to put down on your Resume
  • Networking Contact Amanda Hernandez:, for more information on joining Delta Phi Delta and for meeting times. Information Flyer.

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Art Friday


East | West Galleries

December 3 to
December 12

East Gallery
Kalee Appleton

West Gallery
Angelia Ford

Reception: Thursday
November 13, 2014

Gallery Hours

JEG 2015

Exhibition Entries Closed

Gallery 010

Student Operated Gallery
Lower Level-Student Union

Fall 2014 Exhibitions

Amanda Hernandez
& Nychelle Grant

November 24 - December 5

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