This week around the Department of Art:

WEDNESDAY – October 19, 2016 – Susan Bryant artist talk – 5PM – Randall Hall 117 – exhibition in Gallery 231
Susan Bryant is a Professor of Art at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee, where she has taught photography for the past 30 years. Her most recent work includes the 19th century processes of daguerreotypes, tintypes and wet plate collodion negatives and positives (ambrotypes). Her work has been widely exhibited across the United States in solo and juried exhibitions. She is the recipient of a Tennessee Arts Commission Fellowship and is represented by The Cumberland Gallery in Nashville, Tennessee. She received her MFA in photography in 1978 from Indiana State University.

FRIDAY – October 21, 2016 - Zombie Babies 2 - Noon till 4:00 in Randall Hall, rm. 133
It's that time again: Zombie Babies 2! All Art and Design Students (and friends) invited. Last year's event was a blast and we hope to see you all again this year. Lots of prizes will be awarded, and we will have pizza. Dolls, Paints, Brushes and other items provided. Bring any additional “tools” or “elements” you want. Special celebrity judges including the College of Arts & Humanities Dean, Stacey Robertson. Hope to see you all there!

This event is for Junior and Senior students who are interested in pursuing Art as a career to participate in hands-on university art studio classes. There will be two art studio sessions. The students will have the opportunity to select from the eight different studio areas offered at Central Washington University.
CURRENT ART STUDENT VOLUNTEERS WANTED! Sign sheet in the main art office.

SATURDAY – October 22, 2016 – Look at Me: High School Student Exhibition 2016 – Gallery 231 - exhibit reception and awards ceremony – 4PM (immediately following College Art Day)
Northwest Regional high school art exhibition. The aim of this exhibition is to feature the best self-portraits that depict the students’ individual identity, and honest self-reflections are specifically desired.

Continuing through Oct. 23rd - 2016 CWU Department of Art Faculty Exhibition – Sarah Spurgeon Gallery – Randall Hall
This biennial exhibit is a showcase for recent artwork by twenty current and retired faculty members who create and teach in a wide array of artistic disciplines. Visitors to the gallery will have the opportunity to view sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, graphic design, painting, drawing, printmaking, and video art.


BFA APPLICATIONS DUE NOVEMBER 1ST.  Do you have Junior status? Have you taken the required courses? Pick you an application in the Art Office available beginning Tuesday this week. BFA in Graphic Design and BFA in Studio Art.

Join the best student club on campus! Formally known as the Student Artist Collective.

Gallery One Visual Arts Center is again offering 25 art students a free 4-month membership. Artist membership gets you their mailings, an invitation to put a piece in our members' show in Jan/ Feb and an invite to the member’s party on Feb 6th. Contact Monica Miller, Executive Director


Professor Stephen Robison had a piece accepted in the Craft Forms 2016 exhibition at the Wayne Art Center in Pennsylvania. This year’s exhibit was juried by juror Stefano Catalani, Executive Director of the Gage Academy of Art in Seattle, WA. Mr. Catalani reviewed 723 pieces by 392 artists, ultimately choosing 93 pieces representing a diverse range of craft media from emerging and established artists.


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