Tag: Department of Art, Design, and Art History

Pottery Sale March 6: Department of Art Student/Faculty Works

Pottery Sale March 6: Department of Art Student/Faculty Works

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Come by the Department of Art Pottery Sale for works from Webster students and faculty Thursday, March 6, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Tables filled with handmade ceramic pottery will be set up in front of the elevator by Marletto’s in the ground floor of Loretto Hall. Please call Angela Morra, Department of Art, […]

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Students Detring, Harris Win Dance Club Logo Design Contest

Students Detring, Harris Win Dance Club Logo Design Contest

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Dance Club collaborated with the Department of Art, Design, and Art History to create a new logo for the Dance Club. Department of Dance chair James Robey and associate professor of Graphic Design Noriko Yuasa worked together on this month-long project with graphic design students. Emulating a professional project, graphic design students […]

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Hunt Gallery Opening: Alumna Francisco’s ‘Learning to Play’ Jan. 31

Hunt Gallery Opening: Alumna Francisco’s ‘Learning to Play’ Jan. 31

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new exhibit at the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery at Webster University is Learning to Play, a combination of sculpture, time-based media, and process documentation by artist and Webster alumna Emily Francisco. Francisco, who earned her BFA in Sculpture from Webster in 2008, will discuss her work at an Artist Talk held Friday, Jan. 31, […]

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Art on Campus: Two Additional Trova Works Restored, Installed in EAB

Art on Campus: Two Additional Trova Works Restored, Installed in EAB

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two new Ernest Trova sculptures are on display in the East Academic Building after being restored by the Department of Art, Design, and Art History in Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. Trova gifted both sculptures to the St. Louis County Department of Parks upon the completion of the Laumeier Sculpture Park in […]

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McElwee, Chavez Receive Regional Arts Commission Fellowships

McElwee, Chavez Receive Regional Arts Commission Fellowships

| December 16, 2013 | 1 Comment

Two Webster University faculty members have received $20,000 fellowships from the Regional Arts Commission (RAC). Van McElwee, a professor in the electronic and photographic media department in the School of Communications, and Juan Chavez, an adjunct professor of art in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, are among 10 fellowship recipients. “RAC is a […]

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Student/Faculty Pottery Sale Dec. 11-12

Student/Faculty Pottery Sale Dec. 11-12

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Give some amazing and unique presents this year: handmade pottery! Come by the Department of Art Pottery Sale for works from Webster students and faculty on Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 11-12, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Tables filled with handmade ceramic pottery are set up in front of the elevator by Marletto’s in the […]

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Hunt Gallery Opening, Lecture: ‘Currency x-change’

Hunt Gallery Opening, Lecture: ‘Currency x-change’

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

In keeping with its decades-long tradition of internationally focused education and programming, the Department of Art, Design, and Art History in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, presents the exhibition Currency x-change in the Hunt Gallery, Oct. 18 – Nov. 30. The Webster community is invited to attend the opening reception Friday, Oct. 18, […]

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Sept. 19: ‘Superuse and Superadobe’ with Julian Scaff

Sept. 19: ‘Superuse and Superadobe’ with Julian Scaff

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Sustainability Studies Committee presents Superuse and Superadobe: New Ideas for Environmental Design with designer, filmmaker and media artist Julian Scaff, Thursday, Sept. 19, noon-1 p.m., in East Academic Building, room 253/262.The event is free and open to the public. Scaff teaches design and digital media at Webster University, and recently completed an artist-in-residency program at […]

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Alumnae Esson and Szulc Create Art for the Animals

Alumnae Esson and Szulc Create Art for the Animals

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two Webster University graduates, Genevieve Esson ’86 and Victoria L. Szulc ’91 were among the 20 artists selected to participate in “The Harry and Hanley Project,” a fund-raiser for the Animal Protective Association (APA) of Missouri. The project includes twenty colorful fiberglass statues — 10 dogs and 10 cats in all — who have been […]

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Scaff Awarded Cal-Earth Artist in Residency, Research Fellowship

Scaff Awarded Cal-Earth Artist in Residency, Research Fellowship

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Julian H. Scaff, assistant professor in the Department of Art, has been awarded an artist-in-residency at the California Institute of Earth Art and Architecture (Cal-Earth) for the summer 2013, and appointed Research Fellow for the 2013-14 academic year. After his summer residency at Cal-Earth in Hesperia, Calif., Scaff will return to the institute during the […]

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