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Alumni News – February 2019

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Submitted on March 1, 2019 - 12:42pm

This is a listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during the month of February 2019. Most news like this goes onto our Twitter feed; you can receive it in real-time by following us there.

Interesting read about the Daniel J. Terra collection of American art by Jayme Yahr (PhD 2012)

Constructure by Barbara Robertson (MFA 1979) opens on #FirstThursday @ZINCcontempo

Congratulations to @UWalum Xiaoyi (Joey) Gao (BFA 2018) for winning a first grant from The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation!

Anna Wager (PhD 2018) is Visual Arts Curator @HWSColleges & she has curated Art and Labor at their Davis Gallery

Watch @KCTS9 videos featuring Susie Lee (MFA 2006) about 4 elements in creating art: clay, light, water, and glass

See more of Ross Sawyers' (MFA 2007) work on Platform Gallery this month

Listen to Emily Gherard (MFA 2004) in the Beyond the Studio podcast!

Happy to see art by Akio Takamori & 13 alums — Pat De Caro (MFA 1982), Joseph Freeman Jr. (MFA 2014), Eirik Johnson (BFA 1997), Iskra Johnson (BFA 1985), Caroline Kapp (MFA 2007), Dave Kennedy (MFA 2013), Paul Komada (BFA 2000), Dianne Kornberg (BFA 1967), Katie Miller (BFA 2003), Saya Moriyasu (BA/BFA 1991), Glenn Rudolph (BFA 1968), Kimberly Trowbridge (MFA 2006), Jennifer Zwick (BFA 2004) — added to @4Culture Portable Works Collection!

Serrah Russell (BFA 2009) & Jennifer Zwick (BFA 2004) are among the artists in an unusual Capitol Hill Art Walk display taking place in some new homes on 15th Ave E

Heads up! This February 15 event has now been rescheduled to March 15
@uwsoa: RSVP now if you want to attend the 7pm performance on February 15 @FryeArtMuseum with Gretchen France Bennett & alum mmuumm (Brit Ruggirello; BFA 2015)

Stop by The Gallery at Town Center in Lake Forest Park between now & March 30 to see work by Maggie Rutherford (BFA 2009) @SLFPAC

Friday, 2/22, at Pottery NW, hear artist in residence & alum Tzyy Yi Young talk about her work

Read an @artpractical article by Emily Pothast (MFA 2005) about the Danny Giles exhibition in the Jacob Lawrence Gallery The exhibition closes tomorrow!

Printmakers! The UW Printmaking Association is hosting Sheila Coppola (BFA 1982) on Friday, 3/1, from 11am-2pm

Read a @seattletimes article by Gayle Clemans (MA 2001, PhD 2011) about local artist residencies, including the Jacob Lawrence Legacy Residency

Plan ahead for a Monday evening lecture by Mary Ann Peters (MFA 1977); 3/4, 6pm, Art Building