News and Events
- NEWSFall senior art showRecent Art History Alum, Sarah Gallagher has thesis published in the Bowdoin Journal of ArtPamplin Society of Fellows announce the 2020 Teacher of the YearSubmissions due by 5pm, April 10, 2020
Submission may be from any field of study so long as gender is central to the work.Dr. House featured in Science Gallery Bengaluru
The exhibit will provide context for the presentations, panel discussions, and hands-on workshops at the Making a Better Painting: Thinking Through Practice Symposium, held on March 6 and 7. The symposium’s keynote speaker is Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, a painter and writer living and working in New York. Zuckerman-Hartung teaches in the low-residency MFA program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.Faculty, staff and students collaborate on community print project.LC faculty participate in Disjecta’s 2019 Biennial
This summer, Andrea Lewis BA ’21 participated in the Diversity in Arts Leadership (DIAL) program. Administered by Americans for the Arts, DIAL matches undergraduate students from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds to leadership positions at arts nonprofits. As one of only 24 students selected in a nationwide application process, Lewis spent 10 weeks working for Free Arts NYC.
Watzek Librarian Parvaneh Abbaspour recently presented new alumna Cyan Cowap BA ’19 with an intriguing opportunity to illustrate the biomedical imaging textbook that Professor of Physics Bethe Scalettar and Lewis & Clark law school alumnus James Abney are writing.Associate Professor of Art Dawn Odell has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the American Council of Learned Societies and the Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange.Jess Perlitz, Assistant Professor of Art (recently tenured) and Studio Head of Sculpture was invited as one of just 32 contemporary artists to participate in this year’s Invitational Exhibition at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, which opened in New York City on March 5 and will run through April 7, 2019.Visual Arts and Technology Program Manager Tammy Jo Wilson has founded a nonprofit called Art in Oregon.Scultpure Professor Jess Perlitz part of the American Academy of Arts and Letters ExhibitionAssociate Professor of Art History Dawn Odell has landed her second, third, and fourth external individual research grants this calendar year.Professor Dawn Odell was awarded three more grants in addition to the American Philosophical Society Franklin Research grant in MarchAssociate Professor of Art, Dawn Odell is a recipient of a Franklin Research Grant.Alumna creates airport “aquarium”Article from the WSJ recognizes the LC Senior ExhbitProfessor Tomlinson’s painting featured in new exhibitGrant Hottle featured in Portland 2012 Biennial3-D technician, Gabriel Parque was selected to be part of Beyond the BrickyardAssociate Professor Cara Tomlinson has been selected to appear in New American PaintingsArticle about Mike Rathbun sculptureAlumnus Nick Makanna will be showing his work at Breeze Block GalleryAssistant Professor of Art History Dawn Odell recently received a Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowship from the University of Chicago Library“After graduating from Lewis & Clark in 2008 with a BA in art history and English, I spent a year in New York City where I divided my time between working as an analyst at a boutique private equity firm and providing project management and writing support to an assortment of nonprofit organizations in the sports, healthcare, and media sectors. My background in art history enabled me to provide art direction on a number of web and print marketing campaigns. In 2010, I returned to Portland to pursue an MA in English at Portland State University, concentrating on the British Romantics and their successors.”Keep up to date with Portland Art Museum’s event calendar
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Past EventsMay 28, 2020RISD offers online info programs for prospective students to learn more about the college and the outstanding graduate programs offered here.May 21, 2020RISD offers online info programs for prospective students to learn more about the college and the outstanding graduate programs offered here.May 14, 2020RISD offers online info programs for prospective students to learn more about the college and the outstanding graduate programs offered here.May 7, 2020April 28, 2020Make your application stand out from the rest. Attend this workshop to learn how to browse Volunteer openings, find the right program, and strengthen your application.March 15, 2020Making A Better Painting seeks to spark dialogue among regional artists and theorists about painting practices today and respond to new and pressing questions.March 14, 2020Making A Better Painting seeks to spark dialogue among regional artists and theorists about painting practices today and respond to new and pressing questions.March 13, 2020Making A Better Painting seeks to spark dialogue among regional artists and theorists about painting practices today and respond to new and pressing questions.