Tag: and Art History

Because We Can: Hunt Gallery exhibit, silent auction to benefit Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Because We Can: Hunt Gallery exhibit, silent auction to benefit Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Because We Can, a photography exhibition and silent auction benefiting the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN), will be held Friday, May 15, from 5-9 p.m. at the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery at Webster University. This is a juried exhibition of photos taken with cell phones and other smart devices by multiple artists. Photos on display will […]

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Pottery Sale April 30: Student/Faculty Works

Pottery Sale April 30: Student/Faculty Works

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stop by the Spring Pottery Sale on Thursday, April 30. Tables filled with handmade ceramic pottery will be set up in front of the elevator in Webster Hall just around the corner from Marletto’s Marketplace from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call Angela Morra, Department of Art, Design, & Art History representative, at ext. […]

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Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium April 24

Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium April 24

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Art, Design, and Art History will hold its annual Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium, on Friday, April 24, at noon in the Sverdrup Building, room 123. Discussion topics will include Michelozzo’s architecture in the Florentine Renaissance, Timurid manuscripts during the reign of Sultan Husayn Mirza Bayqara, and the Herter Brothers firm […]

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Friday Lecture Series: Carmon Colangelo, Feb. 27

Friday Lecture Series: Carmon Colangelo, Feb. 27

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The next guest in the Department of Art, Design and Art History‘s Friday Lecture Series is Carmon Colangelo, who will speak in Sverdrup 123 at noon on Friday, Feb. 27. Colangelo is one of the preeminent artists of his generation. A pioneering printmaker, Colangelo’s work combines surrealism and abstraction with the exploration of art history, […]

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Cornell Professor Emeritus Presents Historic Preservation Lecture Feb. 25

Cornell Professor Emeritus Presents Historic Preservation Lecture Feb. 25

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

  “American Vernacular Buildings and Interiors, 1870–1960,” will be the topic of the Spring 2015 Webster Groves Historic Preservation Lecture, presented by Herbert Gottfried, professor emeritus of Cornell University. The lecture will be presented Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 6 p.m. in Webster University’s Winifred Moore Auditorium. Gottfried will review the American vernacular building types, their […]

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Award-Winning Artist Bob Marstall ’68 Returns Jan. 23-24

Award-Winning Artist Bob Marstall ’68 Returns Jan. 23-24

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) is honored to host Webster alumnus and award-winning children’s book illustrator, Bob Marstall ’68 on Jan. 23. Please join your colleagues this Friday at noon in Sverdrup room 123 as Marstall shares his accomplished art work. Following this lecture he will also have books available for […]

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Graphic Design Students Create Unique Mark for International Languages & Cultures

Graphic Design Students Create Unique Mark for International Languages & Cultures

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

This semester, the International Languages and Cultures (ILC) Department in the College of Arts & Sciences worked with Webster University graphic design students to create a unique mark that characterized the philosophy and mission of the department. Associate professor Noriko Yuasa of the Art, Design and Art History in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine […]

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Snapshots: Students Create, Explore Community Art Themes

Snapshots: Students Create, Explore Community Art Themes

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students and faculty developed two simultaneous community-driven artistic events as the keystone seminar, “Plays, Concerts, and Inks: Encountering Art in Our Community” (KEYS 4018) taught by Doug Finlayson and Robin Assner. Both events revolve around the theme of letting go of negatives and holding onto positives within one’s life. One project used hands as a […]

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Department of Art Pottery Sale Dec. 16-17

Department of Art Pottery Sale Dec. 16-17

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Looking for unique gifts this holiday season? Stop by the Department of Art’s Pottery Sale Dec. 16-17, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and peruse the handmade pieces created by Webster University students and faculty. Tables filled with handmade ceramic pottery will be set up in front of the elevator by Marletto’s in the ground floor […]

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Snapshots: No Shortage of Creativity at Graphic Design Student Showcase

Snapshots: No Shortage of Creativity at Graphic Design Student Showcase

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Graphic Design students presented their digital and print portfolios on Nov. 21 in the Library Conference Room at the Department of Art, Design, and Art History’s (DADAH) Graphic Design Showcase. Local designers, art directors and human resources representatives with an interest in design were on hand to critique their work and field questions. […]

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