This last Saturday, a handful of printmaking students and I went to Pittsburgh to visit the Tech Shop, The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, the Mattress Factory, and Artists Image Resource. It was a great (and long) day filled with some really amazing art and a lot of fun! We started the day visiting Tech... Continue Reading →
WVU Printmaking student Jordan Welsh was awarded 2nd Place in the annual College of Creative Arts "Faculty-Student Mentored Research Award" competition. Jordan won for his research into beetles, their habitats and relation to human habitats, and his visual representation of the information. Great job Jordan!
West Virginia University (WVU) School of Art and Design students will be showing their work at the Pittsburgh gallery Artists Image Resource (AIR). Two exhibitions titled Old hat and Confluence will run from March 24 to April 19. There will be a closing reception on April 19 from 7-9 pm with free food and drink.... Continue Reading →
On April 8th, the WVU Printmaking Program hosted visiting artist Tonja Torgerson. The day was filled with crits, an artist's talk, and we topped it all off by looking at some of her prints. It was a really great day, she gave a great talk and gave my students some great advice. Everyone gathered in... Continue Reading →
On Saturday, March 29th, during the 2014 SGC International Conference, I was given the "Honorary Member of the Council" award. This award is given in appreciation of the work I have done on the SGCI Executive Board and when I was President from 2008-2010. I would like to give my most sincere thank you to... Continue Reading →