Art in the Media

Paul R. Jones Collection Featured on ‘Spirit of Alabama’

Emily Bibb, curator and collections manager of the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, was recently featured in WVUA 23’s Spirit of Alabama with Mike Royer. Bibb takes viewers behind the scenes in the collection to talk about the artwork and the story of the collector, Paul R. Jones, a native of Bessemer. Watch

Drawing Professor’s Artwork in Renowned Company

The online art magazine Hyperallergic included drawing professor Pete Schulte‘s recent solo exhibition in its year-end review of significant art shows. Art critic Thomas Micchelli placed Schulte’s work in the context of some renowned company: Nancy Spero, Eva Hesse, Lucien Freud, Louise Lawler, as well as important group exhibitions at the MOMA and the Whitney

Drawing Professor’s NY Solo Show Favorably Reviewed

Associate Professor Pete Schulte‘s latest solo exhibition – a graphic distillation of his artist residency at the Chinati Foundation last summer – was favorably reviewed in Hyperallergic, the online arts magazine. Schulte’s drawings in graphite, along with gouache, ink and pigment, were at McKenzie Fine Art Gallery, New York, N.Y., through Dec. 21, 2019. For

UA Artists Featured in Historic Publication

Fifteen current and past faculty and alumni of the department are included in a special Bicentennial publication honoring notable Alabama artists. Alabama Creates: 200 Years of Art and Artists, published by the Alabama State Council on the Arts (ASCA) and the University of Alabama Press, includes current Professor Craig Wedderspoon; distinguished art alumni William Christenberry,

UA Art in the Media 2018

Media mentions of our UA Art and Art History community UA Art in the Media: November 21, 2018 New York Times – Lens blog: “Capturing the Complexities of the Modern South, in Photographs” Celestia Morgan UA Art in the Media: July 6, 2018 NCECA Blog: “Wade MacDonald–Becoming an Artist and Advice for the Future” UA

Drawing Professor’s Works on Paper at Armory Art Show

Associate Professor of art Pete Schulte‘s artwork was included in Spring/Break Art Show: Frontiers, part of the annual Armory Art Show in New York City in early March. His graphite, gouache and ink drawing on paper titled, “A Letter Edged In Black,” (2017, 15 x 15 inches) was singled out in the preview article in ArtNews.

UA Art in the Media 2016

Media mentions of the UA Art and Art History community UA Art in the Media, September 2016 Atlas Obscura: “Goldie 1971 – The Fallen Robot” UA Art in the Media, July 20, 2016 WIAT-42: “Willie Mays statue unveiled at Regions Field was created at UA” (Craig Wedderspoon, Eric Nubbe) UA Art in the Media, July

UA Art in the Media 2015

UA Art in the Media: December 20, 2015 Chattanooga Times Free Press: “AVA gallery showcases works by more than a dozen of its artists in annual juried exhibition” Giang Pham UA Art in the Media, December 4, 2015 WVUA: “UA student art featured at Dinah Washington Cultural Art Center” Creative Co-op UA Art in the

UA Art in the Media 2014

UA Art in the Media, December 17, 2014 A&S Desktop News: “Sculptures Raise $46,000 for Hospital” MFA graduate Meredith Randall Knight, graduate student Kelly Shannon, BFA graduate Eric Nubbe and Associate Professor Craig Wedderspoon UA Art in the Media, November 20, 2014 Crimson White: “Art gallery to display pieces from permanent collection” Sarah Moody Gallery