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MFA Exhibition Explores Adoptive Child’s Experience

UA graduate student in studio art Liam Ward will present his Master of Fine Arts thesis exhibition, titled 24, at the Harrison Galleries, February 28-March 19, 2017. A First Friday reception for the artist will be Friday March 3 from 6-9 pm.  In the images of 24, Ward, who is an adopted child with no information about his birth parents, explores

Alumna Deborah Hughes Curates New Wellness Walls for Art Exhibition

The Wellness Walls for Art program at the University Medical Center presents a new exhibition entitled Metaphysics in Almost Black and White, open now. The exhibition will continue through March 31, 2017. The show is primarily from the private collection of curator Deborah Hughes, which includes the work of more than 15 artists. ABOUT THE WELLNESS WALLS FOR ART PROGRAM: In

Tribute to Basil Ede Among Harrison Galleries’ First Friday Features

An unprecedented display of nature will be on exhibit at Harrison Galleries for December First Friday in downtown Tuscaloosa. The two-story art gallery will feature a Tribute to Basil Ede downstairs and upstairs a selection of colored illustrations of fishes native to the state of Alabama illustrated by Joseph Tomelleri will be on show. The two exhibitions

‘Apophenia:’ Kelly Shannon MFA Thesis Exhibition

Graduate student Kelly Shannon will present her MFA thesis exhibition at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center during December. Titled apophenia, the display will be open to the public Dec. 2, 2016 – Jan. 6, 2017, in The Arts Council Gallery. An opening reception will be held on Dec. 2 from 5-8 p.m. during First Friday.

Arts Council Gallery Hosts Solo Show by UA Alumnus Eric Nubbe

The work of Eric Nubbe will be featured in The Arts Council Gallery Nov. 4-25, 2016, with an opening reception on Nov. 4 from 5-8 p.m. during First Friday. Titled More Things, the exhibit will feature Nubbe’s sculptures in aluminum, bronze, steel and wood.  Eric Nubbe received a BFA in art with a concentration in

Bachelor of Fine Arts Students Exhibit Sculpture at UA Gallery

Bachelor of Fine Arts students Kat Bornhoft, Graham Harrison and Meg Howton will showcase their sculptures in an exhibition titled Opposites Attached at The University of Alabama Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa Nov. 1–30. A free, public reception will be held Friday, Nov. 4 at 5 p.m. Bornhoft, who

Wegrzynowski to Exhibit Apocryphal Paintings

Apocrypha, an exhibit of works in oil by artist and UA instructor Tom Wegrzynowski, will be the featured display at the Arts Council Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center Sept. 4-25, 2015. A reception honoring the artist will take place on Sept. 4 from 5-8 p.m. during First Friday. Wegrzynowski will give a talk

Ephemeral Sculpture by Claire Lewis Evans

MFA candidate Claire Lewis Evans has been a whirlwind of activity. Lewis Evans was awarded Best Three-Dimensional Artwork for her paper and bamboo sculpture Messenger and for her paper and reed sculpture Satellite in the online exhibition Chasing the Light (Finding the Shadow) at the virtual Still Point Art Gallery. She presented her MFA thesis

Spring Semester in West Alabama Galleries

The UA Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Harrison Galleries in downtown Tuscaloosa and The Grocery on Main Avenue in Northport (started by three of our alumni) are three area venues for exhibitions by our students and faculty. Here are photos of exhibitions in the spring semester of 2015:    UA Gallery in the