Tag: Department of Art, Design, and Art History

Graphic Design Talent on Display at Student Showcase Nov. 21

Graphic Design Talent on Display at Student Showcase Nov. 21

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) presents the Graphic Design Showcase on Friday, Nov. 21, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. Ten senior BFA Studio Art emphasis in Graphic Design students will present their most recent digital and print portfolios at individual tables, discuss their work and answer […]

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Around Webster: Vonnegut’s Women of Justice Award; Williams in ‘Drawing Autism’; W. Carpenter Biography

Around Webster: Vonnegut’s Women of Justice Award; Williams in ‘Drawing Autism’; W. Carpenter Biography

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Fort Bragg’s Vonnegut Receives Women of Justice Award Webster Fort Bragg faculty member Wendy Vonnegut has been selected to receive a North Carolina Lawyers Weekly’s 2014 Women of Justice Award. The award recognizes women across the state who have demonstrated leadership, integrity, service, sacrifice […]

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Graphic Design Students Showcase Work at STL Design Week Event

Graphic Design Students Showcase Work at STL Design Week Event

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Webster University graphic design students, seniors James Butler and Rebecca Sachtleben, were selected to be part of a group show that kicked off St. Louis Design Week, The Dot Show: An Art Party With a Cause, at the Regional Arts Commission on Sept. 22. Fifty artists from the St. Louis area were selected to […]

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Friday Forum: Contemporary Art Museum Executive Director Lisa Melandri Sept. 26

Friday Forum: Contemporary Art Museum Executive Director Lisa Melandri Sept. 26

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) has sponsored Friday Forum lectures for the past 20 years. Lectures include a range of nationally and internationally renown artists, critics, and art historians, as well as all artists exhibiting in Hunt Gallery. These lectures take place on nearly every Friday throughout the semester in […]

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Art Faculty’s Brian Zimmerman Awarded $20,000 Public Art Commission for RAC Site

Art Faculty’s Brian Zimmerman Awarded $20,000 Public Art Commission for RAC Site

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts assistant professor Brian Zimmerman, head of sculpture in the Department of Art, Design and Art History (DADAH), was recently awarded a $20,000 public art commission in the Delmar Loop. The project is funded by and will be on the site of the Regional Arts Commission (RAC), a […]

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Hackenwerth Shares Art Philosophy, Advises Students at DADAH First Friday Lecture

Hackenwerth Shares Art Philosophy, Advises Students at DADAH First Friday Lecture

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) welcomed experimental artist and Webster alumnus Jason Hackenwerth (BFA’97), for the first Friday Forum lecture of the 2014-2015 academic year on Sept. 5. Best known for his balloon sculptures that have been exhibited all over the world — including the grand opening of Webster’s East Academic […]

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Friday Forum: Experimental Artist Jason Hackenwerth BFA’97 Sept. 5

Friday Forum: Experimental Artist Jason Hackenwerth BFA’97 Sept. 5

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) has sponsored Friday Forum lectures for the past 20 years. Lectures include a range of nationally and internationally renown artists, critics, and art historians, as well as all artists exhibiting in Hunt Gallery. These lectures take place on nearly every Friday throughout the semester in […]

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2014 HAT Institute Gets Messy: July 3 Exhibit

2014 HAT Institute Gets Messy: July 3 Exhibit

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

This summer’s HAT (Hands-on Art Training) Institute for high school students is underway and things are getting messy–in a great way. Now in its fifth year, HAT allows young artists a chance to work intensively with Webster University’s undergraduate art and art education students, recent BFA graduates, and the best of the Department of Art, […]

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MAKE/MADE: Senior BFA Student Show May 2

MAKE/MADE: Senior BFA Student Show May 2

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The University community is invited to an exhibition of selected student work from Webster University’s Department of Art, Design and Art History. Work by 2014 Bachelor of Fine Arts graduates will be on display Friday, May 2, as a special engagement for MAKE/MADE. The exhibition will be held from 6-10 p.m. at the Laurel Building, […]

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Around Webster: Scaff Environmental Text; Library Open-Access Project; McElwee’s Latest Video; Roberts Arts Entrepreneurship

Around Webster: Scaff Environmental Text; Library Open-Access Project; McElwee’s Latest Video; Roberts Arts Entrepreneurship

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Scaff Selected as Creative Editor of Environmental Studies Text Julian Scaff, assistant professor in the Department of Art, Design and Art History in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, has been invited to be the creative editor of a forthcoming environmental studies textbook […]

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