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Derek Cracco: Love Songs

The UA Department of Art and Art History and the department’s printmaking area present the exhibition Derek Cracco: Love Songs, February 3-14, 2014, in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Woods Hall. Derek Cracco will lecture on his work Monday, February 17 at 3:30 pm, in Garland 208. This show draws on several bodies of work including From Here to

Raudelunas Exposition 2013

RAUDELUNAS ART COLLECTIVE REUNITES ON UA CAMPUS January 7 – February 2, 2013 February 2 – Closing reception, 5–7 p.m. at the UA Ferguson Center Art Gallery followed immediately by a concert at the  Ferguson Center Theatre from 7:30– 9 p.m. Gallery Hours: Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. “Raudelunas was the single

Abstract Expressionist Thornton Willis at the SMGA

THORNTON WILLIS: STRUCTURAL ABSTRACTION features abstract oil paintings that represent art work spanning a decade: lattice paintings, triangle paintings and his latest work. What his art works have in common is the “allover surface plane held in tension, between figure and ground, as an interwoven field,” writes Lance Esplund, arts contributor to the Wall Street Journal. ALUMNI YEARS — Thornton

The Alabama Biennial

“The University of Alabama’s permanent outdoor collection” The Alabama Biennial was a sculpture competition and exhibition that took place on The University of Alabama campus in the years 1991, 1993, and 1995. The juried competition invited sculptors “to exhibit portraits of mythological and historical characters and memorialize the spirit of the age in which the

Art Alumnus Gives Back

WILLIAM HALL, BFA 1973, continues to build his legacy of “making art available to Alabama students and citizens,” according to William T. Dooley, director of the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, through donations to the gallery’s Permanent Collection. Dooley described the print by Jim Dine given by Hall enthusiastically: “Its rich surfaces and the content

Jeremy and the Coach: Outside Art at the Stadium

Just a week and a half before a more seriously game-changing event in Tuscaloosa this spring, UA Athletics unveiled the long-awaited bronze statue of Crimson Tide Football head coach Nick Saban on “A-Day,” April 16. The figure, caught in a typical “Saban-stance,” joins his four sculptured colleagues beside the Walk of Champions outside the north

Art History Major Lives Her Dream Now

When a couple of Crimson White editors heard about Professor Westmoreland (PA) Art Nationals Juried Exhibition, it made sense to assign CW Lifestyles Editor Stephanie Brumfield to the story. Brumfield had taken Shineman’s ART 316 painting course, so she felt pretty comfortable asking questions of her former teacher. In fact, Brumfield is getting to be

Alumni News – Spring 2011 – The Loupe

JUDY HAND, BFA 1973 (Painting), now Program & Marketing Manager in Professional Development in UA’s College of Continuing Studies, writes, “My current title reflects the diversity of my work: I’m an artist doing the work of a manager. Half of my job is creative marketing and the other half is managing people and events.”  After