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- NEWSVisual Arts and Technology Program Manager Tammy Jo Wilson has founded a nonprofit called Art in Oregon.Faculty, staff and students collaborate on community print project.Local show features Jess Perlitz and senior art major, Misha DavydovFall 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 YearDr. 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.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.
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Past EventsJune 8, 2021Featuring James W. Rogers Professor of Music, Director of Musicology, Eleonora BeckMarch 30, 2021Portland’s Monuments & Memorials Projectfirst discussionMay 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.