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Lindsey Dunnagan, TWU Painting Alumni, is featured in the October-November issue of New American Paintings. Congratulations, Lindsey!  More Information.

Delta Phi Delta presents the 33rd Annual Italian Night!  The event will take place in the lobby of the Visual Arts Building on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, from 5-7pm.  Tickets are 8$ per person in advance/$10 per person at the door.  Children 8 years old and under are free.  To purchase tickets in advance, please visit
TWU Faculty, with Carrie Adamson-Riefler and Bernardo Vallarino, TWU Graduate students, and Tahella Rose, TWU Undergraduate student, will represent TWU at the Texas Atomic Iron Commission later this week.  They will conduct an iron-pour and demonstrate mold-making for the students of the Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy in Grand Prairie, Texas.  Way to go, TWU faculty and students!

Danielle Khoury, TWU Photography Alumni, will have an exhibition of her series "Becoming Mother" at Gallery 76102 in Fort Worth, Texas.  The exhibition will run from October 8 through November 30 and will hold an opening reception on October 8, from 6-8pm.

Colby Parsons, TWU Faculty, Vance Wingate, TWU Staff, Leigh Ann Williams, TWU Alumni, Deedra Baker, TWU Photography MFA, and Donna Park, TWU Painting MA, were selected for Art in the Metroplex at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center.  This year over 200 artists entered the competition and Juror Peter Doroshenko of the Dallas Contemporary selected 34 pieces of the 600 submitted.  The exhibition will run from October 9 - 30, 2015 with a reception to be held on October 9, from 6-9pm.  Congratulations, TWU faculty, staff, alumni, and students!  More Information.

Congratulations Colby Parsons, TWU Faculty, for winning Best in Show in the Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics!  The Zanesville Prize exhibition will be held at the Zanesville Museum of Art in Zanesville, Ohio, from September 25, 2015 through January 2, 2016.  More Information.

Bailey Chapman, TWU Painting Alumni, and Bernardo Vallarino, TWU Sculpture student, are featured in the group exhibition "It's Complicated" at the ART7 Crockett Community Gallery.  The exhibition will run until November 2.  More Information.

Brett Dyer, TWU Alumni, won the President's Scholar Award 2015-2016 at North Lake College.  He will give a presentation in Irving on his award winning paper, "Conceptual Metamorphosis", November 5, from 2-2:30pm.  He will also be the keynote speaker at North Lake's 2016 graduation ceremony.  Congratulations Brett! More Information.

Texas Printmaking - Selections from Flatbed Press and Peregrine Press, TWU Department of Visual Arts welcomes two of Texas’ prominent print publishing presses in a dual exhibition. Flatbed Press from Austin, Texas and Peregrine Press from Dallas, Texas. The works are a representation of printmaking in Texas from 1981 to today. The exhibition dates are September 24 - October 21, 2015.  There will be a lecture and reception will be held September 29 at 4pm. More Information.
TWU 3D Printing and Fabrication students along with TWU faculty,
Colby Parsons,
will be operating a booth at the Denton Mini Makers Faire on Saturday, October 17, from 10am-5pm.  The booth will feature works from the spring semester's 3D Design class.  TWU students will also demonstrate the 3D printing process.  More Information.

Michelle Hays, Jana Perez, Susan kae Grant, TWU faculty and staff, were announced as 2015 American Inhouse Design Awards Winners.  More Info.  Congratulations Michelle, Jana, and Susan!

Elva Salinas, TWU Graduate Photography Alumnus, has been appointed to the position of Photography Teacher at Boerne-Samuel V. Champion High School in Boerne, Texas.  Congratulations Elva!
Morgan Ford, TWUGraduate Photography Alumnus, was appointed Assistant Professor of Photography at Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas starting this fall.  Congratulations Morgan!

Arthur Fields, TWU Graduate Photography Alumnus, was appointed Assistant Professor of Art & Design and Director of Shircliff Gallery of Art at Vincennes University, Vincennes, Indiana for Fall 2015.  Congratulations on these new positions Arthur!

Congrats to the 010 Gallery solo show winners and thank you to all who voted.  The winners for Spring 2015 are:

1.  Nicola Brady and Andrew Scott:  Exploration in Stroke
2.  Ashlyn Lee and Lydia Williams:  Natural Curiosity
3.  Madeline Potter:  We Live in Boxes
4.  Savannah Guerra:  Branching
5.  Bernardo Vallarino:  Fallen Comrades
6.  Diane Chenault & Michele Poindexter:  People and Places:  An explorations of portraiture and landscape photography
7.  Photographic Artists Coalition (PAC):  Coalition Collective
8.  Brittany Cooper:  Translation:  Collage to Paint

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