Reception for Onward Forward & UD Senior Art on Fri., May 4


you are warmly invited…

Please join us for an evening of art around campus this Friday, May 4, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to present Onward Forward 2018, a juried student show of local MA & MFA graduate students. This year’s juror Holly Johnson, of Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas, selected eight graduate students to exhibit. Submissions were accepted from across Dallas, Denton, and Fort Worth. The reception will be from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., in the gallery, with remarks at 7:15 p.m.

That same evening take in the UD Senior Art Night taking place in and around the Haggerty Art Village. The works on display represent the culmination of the students’ artistic studies at the University of Dallas. The night also includes two student thesis presentations on Art History at 6:00 p.m. in the Art Auditorium.

See below for more information, a map, and listing of the night’s events and locations. 

Onward Forward | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery

Drop in at any point of the evening for the artist’s reception. There will be brief remarks at 7:15 p.m. 

Featured artists:

Francisco Alvarado, Dario Bucheli, and Kacie Baker (TCU)
Cidlallin Pam Flores, and Rebecca Shewmaker (TWU)
Jamie Gardner, Matthew Jones, and Calli Nissen (UD). 

UD Senior Art History Presentations | 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. | Art History Building, Auditorium

Please join us for two Art History presentations starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Art History Auditorium, with a reception to follow.

The Influence of Peggy Guggenheim and Virginia Dawn: 20th Century Pioneers of Modern Art, by Mary Baker.
Images: (L): Peggy Guggenheim holding Interno, 1948 (R): Virginia Dway, Dwan Gallery New York, 1969
Out of Degeneration Comes Inspiration: A History of Ecological Art, by Elena Naccari.
Image: Agnes Denes, Weartfield, 1982
UD Senior Art Night Exhibitions | 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Various Locations on Campus

Spend the evening visiting locations around campus to view solo exhibitions by artists Mary Kate Elfelt, AnnieMarie Johnson, Eva Kuehler, Lizzy Lyons, and Travis Phillips. 

Mary Kate Elfelt
Interior Reef
Painting/Printmaking Building, Upper Gallery
Ocean Vines (detail), 2018, stoneware
AnneMarie Johnson
IncarnationGorman, Foyer
Adoration of the Magi, 2018, oil on panel
Eva Kuehler
TraverseCap Bar, Landing
Lava 1, 2018, oil on polypropylene, acrylic panel, LEDs, wood
Lizzy Lyons
Empire of DirtThompson Loggia, Art History Building
Reformation, 2018, stonelithograph
Travis Phillips
Leaf FountainChurch of the Incarnation, Lawn
Leaf Fountain (detail), 2018, cast aluminum, steel, plastic, vinyl resin paint, enamel paint, water, pumps, pea gravel
Map of Event Locations on Campus: 
There is a lot of construction happening around us, so we are a little hard to find! If you have a smartphone enter 2910 Haggar Circle into Maps to find the Art History Building in the Haggerty Art Village. From here it is easy to then make your way around campus.

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