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Clay Underground is hosting their annual Chili Bowl Sale on Thursday, November 6 from 10:00am-1:00pm.  If you buy a handmade bowl, you receive free chili!  The proceeds go to the Clay Underground organization.  The event will be held in the foyer of the Art Building.


The Annual Italian Night Scholarship Fundraising Dinner will be October 28th, 5-7pm in the Department of Visual Arts.  Tickets for the event are $8.00 in advance or $10.00 at the door, the night of the event. Cash or Check accepted / No Credit Cards. Tickets will be on sale in the Art Building and at the Graduate Open studios. Contact Kaye Kvancz at kkvancz@twu.edu for more information.
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 Graphic Design faculty Jana Perez is featured in the October issue of LandEscape Magazine. Congratulations Jana!  Click here to see the magazine.

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.
For TWU's next Art Friday Event, Deanna Wood will be giving a free workshop on the Introduction of the Art of Encaustic Wax Painting. The workshop will be held Friday, October 31, 1-4pm in Room 204 in the Fine Arts Building. The event will include a brief history of encaustic, contemporary encaustic presentation, technical demonstrations, and hands-on experimentation. Basic materials will be supplied, but students are encouraged to bring collage materials or anything they would like to experiment with. Free admission! Open to TWU students and TWU alumni only.  Space is limited, so reserve your ticket at Eventbrite.com.

TWU Graphic Design Faculty Jana Perez has four of her collage pieces selected to be in the 16th Annual Collage, Digital and 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.  Click here to 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 Alumni Katie Murray and Gallery Coordinator Vance Wingate were accepted into the 2014 "Art in the Metroplex" exhibition.  Works by 33 North Texas artists have been accepted for juried exhibition, which will be on view October 3-30 at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center.  A reception for the artists will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. October 3 at the Arts Center.  An awards ceremony will follow a talk by juror Sara-Jayne Parsons at 6:30 p.m.
TWU Photography Graduate student Kalee Appleton currently has a solo show at SRO Photo Gallery at Texas Tech.  The exhibition will be on display from September 15- October 12.  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 jcalabrese@twu.edu. 


Photography MFA student Deedra Baker has one of her photographs, Lazy Bench Virtue, in the 2014 Washburn Art Department Alumni Exhibition. The group show opened Sunday, August 22 and will be up until October 19, 2014 at the Mulvane Art Museum at Washburn University in Topeka, KS. 


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! 


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