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UA Gallery Features Birmingham Artist Patty B. Driscoll

(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) – The University of Alabama Gallery is proud to present the exhibition, The Magpie in the Mirror: Patty B. Driscoll. The show will open on First Friday, October 7 and run through December 2, 2022. There will be a reception for the artist on First Friday, November 4, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Cedric Smith Debuts New Paintings at Paul R. Jones Museum

(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) – The Paul R. Jones Museum is proud to present Cedric Smith: Horsepower, an exhibition of new work by the artist which will be on view from First Friday, October 7 through December 9, 2022. Cedric Smith will visit Tuscaloosa, Thursday, November 3, at 4:30 p.m., to present a talk in the Camellia

Get Creative! Welcome in the Fall Season with Alabama Art

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Welcome in tomorrow’s (as usual) unseasonable Autumnal Equinox with visits to your favorite galleries! Thanks to Kathy Rodriguez for the image above. And thank you for continuing to support artists wherever you can. Subscribe here and forward this

#GetVaccinated Poster Designs Are Downloadable

Download the five poster designs created by Assistant Professor Jonathan Cumberland as part of a project funded by a grant from the CDC Foundation to promote COVID-19 and influenza vaccine education and acceptance in audiences of all ages. The five designs have been posted on roadside billboards and other public locations around four Black Belt

Graphic Design Professor’s Climate Change Poster Published

A digital poster by Assistant Professor Jonathan Cumberland, titled “Habitat,” is included in the book Posters for the Planet published by Princeton Architectural Press. The publication, which comes out October 18, 2022, includes 50 full-color tear-out tabloid-sized original posters. The publisher writes that each poster “conveys the urgent need to take action to combat climate

Gallery Talk Canceled But Reception To Be Held Today Sept. 22 in the Sella-Granata

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the artist Kathy Rodriguez will not be able to attend today’s gallery talk and reception. We will still hold this closing reception at 5:00 p.m. today, and the public is invited to attend for a final opportunity to view the exhibition. Kathy Rodriguez’s paintings and three-dimensional installation pieces in this show,

Alumna’s Paintings Juried into Regional and National Shows

Ashlee René Thompson (MFA 2022, painting; certificate in museum studies) had a painting juried into the 56th Annual Montgomery Art Guild Regions Bank Exhibition, Regions Bank (RSA Tower), Montgomery, which opens October 4. Thompson also had work juried into Divulge: d’Art’s Second National Exhibition Featuring the Use of Art for Therapy & Mental Health Awareness,

Jonathan Cumberland Wins Graphic Design Award for Vaccine Posters

Assistant Professor Jonathan Cumberland received the Graphic Design USA Award of Excellence for his five “Vaccine Confidence” posters, at GDUSA’s 59th anniversary American Inhouse Design Awards in August. The designs, reproduced on billboards and posters, were funded by a grant from the CDC Foundation and distributed throughout four counties in the Alabama Black Belt. The