Visiting Artist-Scholar

Artists to Speak on Their Work in Sella-Granata Gallery

Jim Graham and Laura Tanner Graham will talk about their art work in the Paintings by Jim Graham and mixed media drawings Laura Tanner Graham are on display in the Sella-Granata in conjunction with an exhibition of prints by artist and educator Morgan Price. The Grahams’ exhibition is titled The Carrot And The Stick. Laura Tanner Graham’s mixed media drawings and

Curator to Speak on Contemporary Art World

The Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series is pleased to present Contemporary Art Curator Wassan Al-Khudhairi. Al-Khudhairi will speak at two events on UA campus on February 9 and 10, 2017. Al-Khudhairi specializes in modern and contemporary art from the Arab world and is a curator at the Birmingham Museum of Art. She will speak at the Bryant Conference Center

UA Alumni to Speak on Activism in Art

The UA Department of Art and Art History cordially invites everyone to a public lecture by artist James Emmette Neel, in conjunction with his exhibition in the During the summer of 2014, Neel lived for a month on the Turkish/Syrian border. In his lecture, Echoes Along the Syrian Border: Family Archeology and the Sound of Distant

Visiting Artist Chris Staley Presents Exhibition, Lecture and Workshops at UA

Artist and educator Chris Staley will visit The University of Alabama campus November 10 to present ceramics workshops and an artist lecture in the midst of an ongoing exhibition of his work in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery. Staley’s exhibition, Coming and Going, will be on display November 3 – 22 in the Department of Art and Art History’s Woods

An Invitation to Listen: “Conversations” in Ceramic and Prints

The Sella-Granata Art Gallery presents Conversations, an exhibition of works by Ashlyn Pope, November 3 through November 22, 2016. Conversations is part of a dual exhibition with Chris Staley. Everyone is invited to the opening reception on Art Night, November 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the gallery, 109 Woods Hall. Ashlyn Pope makes wheel thrown and hand built

Visiting Artist Talks to UA Ceramics Students

Visiting artist Dennis Ritter presented a talk to UA in conjunction with his exhibition in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery September 8-29. Ritter is a sculptor working primarily in the ceramic medium. He lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and maintains an active studio practice and is an adjunct lecturer at Baton Rouge Community College. He received his MFA from the

Two Artists Reflect on Everyday Objects in Woods Hall Exhibition

The Sella-Granata Art Gallery presents a dual exhibition of the works of Knoxville, Tennessee painter Eleanor Aldrich and Baton Rouge, Louisiana ceramics sculptor Dennis Ritter, September 8-29, 2016. Each artist presents a way of seeing and thus giving meaning to ordinary, everyday objects. The public is invited to a reception held September 8 from 4 to 6 p.m.

Rural Studio Instructor Speaks on Architecture in the Community

In conjunction with the exhibition, Rural Studio: Alabama Design | Build Projects, the public is cordially invited to a talk by Alex Henderson, 3rd year studio instructor at Rural Studio. Henderson will speak Thursday, September 1 at 11:00 a.m. in Gorgas Library 205 on UA campus. Alex Henderson’s talk will span current teaching projects and Rural Studio’s role