Posts Tagged ‘MCA’

Reminder: Influx Reception Tonight

Reminder: Influx Reception Tonight

Friday, April 27, 6-9 pm Hyde Gallery – Nesin Graduate School For more information call 901-272-5100 or visit www.mca.edu


Alumni News

Alumni News

Amy Hutcheson, BFA 2004, Illustration Image above: Untitled Reception: Sunday, April 29, 2012 from 2-4 pm Nathan and Dorothy Shainberg Gallery The Memphis Jewish Community Center 6560 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN www.jccmemphis.org Transformation, featuring new paintings, opens on April 29 and will continue on view through June 7.


The Art Academy: A History of Memphis College of Art

The Art Academy: A History of Memphis College of Art

You are invited to the premiere of The Art Academy: A History of Memphis College of Art at Studio on the Square, Wednesday, May 2nd, 7:30 pm. An art exhibit and auction of original works created for the film will be on display in the lobby from 12 noon to 10 pm, with an informal [...]


Alumni News

Alumni News

Carol DeForest, BFA 1977, Clay Gwen English, MFA 1995, Studio Arts Jeanne Seagle, BFA 1972, AVA Lisa Tribo, BFA 2009, Drawing with Jimpsie Ayres, Valerie Berlin, Anne Davey, Peggy McKnight, Mary Norman, and Carol Sams Reception: Saturday, April 21, 2012 from 5-8 pm A2H 3009 Davies Plantation Road Lakeland, TN Domestic, an art exhibit about [...]


Alumni News

Alumni News

Kyle Novak, BFA 2008, Painting Image above: Jasper, AL President’s Hall Art Gallery Santa Fe College 3000 NW 83rd Street Gainesville, FL 32606 So Much for the Morning opens on April 20 and will continue on view through May 24, 2012. This solo exhibition will feature paintings, drawings and mixed media works.


Alumni News

Alumni News

Annette Fournet, BFA 1976, Photography Image above: Landscape of Memory 1   The Landscape of Memory is on view from April 12 through May 12. From the Artist: “This series of work combines my film-based images with digital scans. The work explores the desire to recall the past. Memory is vague, unreliable, often clouded by [...]


MFA Thesis Exhibition

MFA Thesis Exhibition

    April 18 through May 12, 2012 Hyde Gallery – Nesin Graduate School Reception – Friday, April 27, 6-9 pm   Hyde Gallery Hours Wednesday through Saturday noon-5 pm For more information call 901-727-5100 or visit www.mca.edu


Reminder: Jeanine Jablonski Lecture Tonight

Jeanine Jablonski, MFA Studio Arts, 2005 Gallerist/Curator, owner, Fourteen30 Contemoporary Gallery, Portland OR Love it or GTFO; (What We Talk About When We Talk About Art) Tuesday, April 10 7 pm Callicott Auditorium


Visiting Lecturer: Mitra Abbaspour

Visiting Lecturer: Mitra Abbaspour

Visiting Lecturer Mitra Abbaspour Art Historian, Associate Curator of Photography, MoMA In the Studio: Photography, Modernity and the Middle East Thursday, April 12 7 pm Callicott Auditorium   Mitra Abbaspour is an Associate Curator in the Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art and a PhD candidate in the Department of Art History [...]


Lunchtime Lecture: Cathy Wilson

Cathy Wilson, recipient of a Faculty Enrichment Grant, will give a talk titled An educators’ journey as an accidental tourist, Fulbright Scholar, artist and consultant in Pakistan Wednesday, April 11, 12:10-12:50, Myers Auditorium


Reminder: Visiting Artist Kim Dorlan Tonight

Reminder: Visiting Artist Kim Dorlan Tonight

Visiting artist Kim Dorlan tonight at 7 pm in Callicott Auditorium.   Lori #6 oil, acrylic and spray paint on wood, 2008


Visiting Lecturer: Jeanine Jablonski

Visiting Lecturer: Jeanine Jablonski

Visiting Lecturer Jeanine Jablonski, MFA Studio Arts, 2005 Gallerist/Curator, owner, Fourteen30 Contemporary Gallery, Portland OR Love it or GTFO; (What We Talk About When We Talk About Art) Tuesday, April 10 7 pm Callicott Auditorium   Jeanine Jablonski is the Owner and Director of Fourteen30 Contemporary, a Portland, Oregon-based contemporary art gallery. Now in its [...]


Veda Reed at David Lusk Gallery in April

Veda Reed at David Lusk Gallery in April

from dusk till dawn featuring new works by Veda Reed, BFA 1956 Noctilucent Clouds, 2012, oil on canvas, 44×60″ April 3 – 28, 2012 Reception: Friday, April 6 from 6-8 pm David Lusk Gallery 4540 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38117 davidluskgallery.com


Visiting Artist: Kim Dorlan

Visiting Artist: Kim Dorlan

Visiting Artist Kim Dorland painter Thursday, April 5 7 pm Callicott Auditorium Lori #6 oil, acrylic and spray paint on wood, 2008 BIO Born and raised in Alberta, Canada, Kim Dorland draws heavily from two main inspirations: the Canadian landscape (and the tradition of Canadian landscape painting) and his wife (and the psychology of portraiture). [...]


Reminder: Reception and Graduate Open House at MCA’s Nesin Graduate School – Tonight!

Reminder: Reception and Graduate Open House at MCA's Nesin Graduate School - Tonight!

Come and enjoy trolly night in downtown Memphis! Friday, March 30 from 6-9PM Memphis College of Art Presents Works by Candidates from the Art Education Programs Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Arts in Art Education On display March 28-April 7, 2012   MAARTED Melanie Anderson Eric Beavers Lucia Haraway Autumn Thron   [...]


Here and There Exhibition

Here and There Exhibition

Select students from Design Systems 6, book arts and papermaking were chosen to participate in the Here and There exhibition by Professor Thompson and Professor Chioffi. The exhibition will be held at the Galler at Montclair State University in New Jersey. For this exhibition students from MCA have collaborated with students from Montclair. The following [...]


March Student Alliance Events

March 28th – 9-11 pm – Student Alliance Coffee Night in the Sleaze and Slime! March 30th – 7-10 pm – Downtown Trolley Night, MCA shuttle leaves from the front steps of Rust Hall.  


HOPE Scholarship & HOPE Access Grant for Summer Enrollment

Summer 2012 awards are available to students who were fist paid HOPE or HOPE Access in fall 2009 or thereafter and are eligible for the award as a part-time enrolled student or full-time enrolled student. Students who were first paid HOPE or HOPE Access in fall 2009 or thereafter may receive the award beginning with [...]


April is National Financial Literacy Month

Have you thought about your financial situation now? Where it will be in five years? Where you would like it to be in five, ten, twenty years? In the upcoming weeks, information to help answer these questions will be sent to your student email accounts. Of course, you are welcome to stop by and visit [...]


What’s Different about MCA’s QEP?

What's Different about MCA's QEP?

With Professional Practices as MCA’s QEP, we committed ourselves to treating professional practices in a different way than in the past. MCA, like most colleges and universities, has had a Professional Practices class. Some schools have them within specific majors or concentrations but most of them are elective therefore not required. When MCA chose Professional [...]


Art Education Masters Exhbition

Art Education Masters Exhbition

Memphis College of Art Presents Works by Candidates from the Art Education Programs Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Arts in Art Education March 28-April 7, 2012 Hyde Gallery, Nesin Graduate School Reception and Graduate Open House Friday, March 30 from 6-9 PM This is also Trolley Night!  Come and join us!


Alumni News and Events

Alumni News and Events

Congratulations to Eric Huber, BFA 2009, Graphic Design, one of eight artists and filmmakers selected to present his short film project idea entitled A Walk Through Evergreen at MemFeast 3. All eight finalists will present their short film ideas during the MemFeast dinner to be held on April 5, 2012 on the roof of the [...]


MCA Student Events – March 2012

23rd: 8-10pm, Movie & Pizza Night – “The Muppets”, Callicott 24th: 11:30am – 1:30pm, Home Depot Trip, van leaves from front steps 25th: 1-3pm, Games Day, meet at front steps 28th: 9-11pm, SA Coffee Night, Sleaze & Slime 30th: 7-10pm, Downtown Trolley Night, shuttle leaves from front steps


Bill Price

Bill Price

Assistant Professor Bill Price, BFA 1994, Sculpture, has been named a finalist in two categories of the prestigious 2012 Niche Awards Competition: Home Furnishings: Teapots for his work entitled Drake Teapot and Metal: Forged/Fabricated for his piece 22 Caliber Canvasback. Each year, this competition recognizes the best contemporary design by American and Canadian artisans. Entries [...]