Visiting Artist-Scholar

Renown Woodworker to Speak at UA

[This press release has been updated.] The Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series presents woodworker and jewelry maker Kimberly Winkle for demonstrations and an artist talk at UA this month. Thursday, February 23, 9 am-noon, Winkle will give a wood shop demonstration in Woods Hall 104. On Thursday afternoon, attendees are invited to meet the artist, 3-5 pm, in

Acclaimed Photographer Deborah Luster to Speak at UA

Artist and photographer Deborah Luster will give a public lecture, “Archive of Lamentations,” on Wednesday, February 22 in the Birmingham Room of the Bryant Conference Center at 6:30 p.m. Photography has done powerful things for Luster. Since the 1990s, she has used photography, installation and text to investigate her ongoing relationship with violence and its consequences.

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 Sarah Moody Gallery of Art. Neel will speak on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in Gorgas Library 205 on UA campus. On the same day at 5 p.m., a reception for the

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

VFX Artist Kev Cahill to Speak at UA

The Department of Journalism & Creative Media and the Department of Art and Art History present award winning VFX artist Kev Cahill for an artist lecture on Monday, November 7, 5-6 pm in 121 Reese Phifer Hall on The University of Alabama campus. Kev Cahill is a director, writer, producer and VFX supervisor and has worked on shows