Start your semester off with a double-feature Art Night on Woods Quad! The UA Department of Art and Art History will host two receptions in our two Woods Quad art galleries, Thursday, September 6, beginning at 4 p.m. and lasting until 7 p.m.
At 4 p.m., in Woods Hall, the Sella-Granata Art Gallery hosts a reception for our annual Graduate Student Exhibition, showcasing work by our current and new graduate students in studio art. Works presented will be in ceramics, digital media, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture, and each student will present a 5-minute talk on their work beginning at 4 p.m. A reception for the artists will follow and be open until 6 p.m.
Across the quad in Garland Hall, beginning at 5 p.m., the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art hosts a reception for its fall survey of the Permanent Collection, Com-bine. Works in this exhibition are from the Farley Moody Galbraith Collection, the Morgan Collection, the William and Sara Hall Collection and other generous gifts of artwork. The reception will go on until 7 p.m.
Join us for Art Night in the historic heart of UA campus. Stroll between galleries through the Woods Quad Sculpture Garden with six outdoor sculptures, including a new one in Garland Hall’s backyard by marketing major and studio art minor Paget Kern.
Historic Woods Quad is a five-minute walk from the Campus Drive Parking Deck and Bus Hub on Hackberry Lane. Information about visitor parking is available here: http://bamaparking.ua.edu/visitor-information/.
For more information about The University of Alabama’s programs in studio art and art history, go here: https://art.ua.edu/academics/.