Tag: graduate students

500x Opening this weekend March 17: 2018 MFA Invitational

MFA Invitational
March 17 – April 8th
Reception this Saturay March 17th from 7-10pm
Downstairs and Upstairs / Main Gallery

For 40 years, our goal has been to give emerging artists opportunities to exhibit their work and become part of the larger cultural conversation in Texas.  This March/April, 500X Gallery will be showcasing the work of talented MFA students from the many graduate programs across Dallas and Fort Worth.  Members of t500X Gallery selected all of the artists through studio visits across the different campuses throughout the last year.  Here are the selected artists:

Barbara Horlander – Texas Christian University
Ashlyn Lee – Southern Methodist University
Billi London-Gray – University of Texas – Arlington
Theresa NewsomeGarrard – Texas Womens University
Calli Nissen – University of Dallas
Sara Rastegarpouyani – University of Texas – Arlington
Blake Weld – University of North Texas

Also Showing:
Zach Petot
New Project Space Exhibitions

More info at http://www.500x.org/current-exhibitions/

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The Modern’s Graduate Student Lecture Program Presents Gallery Talks (Nov. 9 -14)

The Graduate Student Lecture Program provides the opportunity to hear area graduate students in art and art history discuss works on view at the Modern. These dynamic 30-minute gallery talks are the result of in-depth research and the students’ original analysis in order to offer insight into a selected group of artworks connected by theme. Each public talk is offered twice to allow for multiple opportunities to attend.
Thursday, November 9
3:30 pm Hannah Plank, “Photographing Childhood: Mann, Dijkstra, Keasler”
Saturday, November 11
11 am Hannah Plank, “Photographing Childhood: Mann, Dijkstra, Keasler”
11:45 am Lauren Thompson, “America! Land of the Free and Home of the Brave”
1:30 pm Charlyn Reynolds, “Margolles and Keasler: Confronting Darkness”
2:15 pm Caitlin Clay, “The Importance of Placement: How Architecture Influences Flavin, Rückriem, and Pistoletto”
Tuesday, November 14
2 pm Lauren Thompson, “America! Land of the Free and Home of the Brave”
5:30 pm Charlyn Reynolds, “Margolles and Keasler: Confronting Darkness”
6:15 pm Caitlin Clay, “The Importance of Placement: How Architecture Influences Flavin, Rückriem, and Pistoletto”

LOCATION
Museum Gallery Hours
Tue 10 am-7 pm (Feb-Apr, Jun-Jul, Sep-Nov)
Tue-Sun 10 am-5 pm
Fri 10 am-8 pm
General Admission Prices (includes special exhibitions)
$4 for students with ID and seniors (60+)
$10 for adults (13+)
Free for children 12 and under
Free for Modern members
Free every Sunday and half-price every Wednesday.

CAFÉ MODERN
Lunch
Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm
Brunch
Sat-Sun 10 am-3 pm
Dinner
Fri 5 pm-8:30 pm
Coffee, snacks, and dessert 10 am-4:30 pm

The Museum is closed Mondays and holidays, including New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.

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Onward Forward reception May 13 at UD’s Haggerty Gallery

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ONWARD FORWARD is a juried exhibition featuring graduate students studying in Arlington, Dallas, Denton, and Fort Worth.  The exhibition will offer visitors an overview of the variety of perspectives that exist locally. Please join us as we showcase the next generation of DFW artists!  Opening reception will be May 13th from 4-7pm and the show will run May 11th-July 8th at the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery at the University of Dallas.

Submitted by Christina Haley. Email: gallery@udallas.edu

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TWU Graduate Open Studios – October 18

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TWU’s MFA students will open their studios to the public from 11am to 2pm on Tuesday, October 18th.

Location: Patio Building, Courtyard – Directions to the Fine Arts Building
Admission: Free

Come see the space and meet the artists. Lunch provided!

For more about the TWU Visual Arts program: http://www.twu.edu/visual-arts

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Submitted by Betsey Gravatt. Email: bgravatt@twu.edu

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