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Alumni News – August 2019

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Submitted on September 3, 2019 - 11:26am

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

If you're in Baltimore, stop by Exeter Gallery on Saturday August 3 to see work by Elizabeth Larson Koehler in Four Pillars

In this art-filled week, don't forget about festival:festival on Friday & Saturday, which was co-founded by Juan Franco Ricardo & includes Ryna Frankel; read more in a @seattletimes article by Gayle Clemans:

#WeekendSuggestion 1: Check out the @potterynw Resident Artist Exhibition, which includes Tzyy Yi Young & Granite Calimpong; open house on Saturday, 8/3, 12-2pm

#WeekendSuggestion 2: Katie Miller opens an exhibition on Saturday evening, 8/3, at Hoedemaker Pfeiffer

ICYMI @UWalum Kathleen Ash-Milby has been Curator of Native American Art @PDXArtMuseum since 7/1 & she's already receiving notice @Oregonian

Check out Pianos in the Parks in Seattle through August 18; the piano in Occidental Square is a collaboration between Devon Midori Hale & @PathWithArt alumni artists
@PianosParks: One Reel thanks Seattle Department of Neighborhoods for supporting Pianos in the Parks. We could not have produced this free community event without Seattle Neighborhood's generous grant. We heart #SeattleNeighborhoods #onereel #pianosintheparks

Going to Capitol Hill Art Walk on Thursday (8/8)? Be sure to see Anna Mlasowsky's When You See Me, Cry at the Goethe Pop Up at Chophouse Row @caphillartwalk

Read about @UWalum Sarah Traver & what she is doing with Traver Gallery @TheStranger #glassart

Are you in NYC? Check out Solar Flashback opening at Nitemind Sync on 8/8; it includes work by Robin Crookall & Lauren Klenow

Reception on Thursday evening (8/8) for Studies in Nature: Photographic Views @HarrisHarveyGal, which includes Joe Freeman Jr & Tara McDermott

Michael Cepress is releasing an album; you can attend the album release concert & hear him with his band on August 18 at Columbia City Theatre

Another @UWalum featured in @TheStranger this month: restauranteur Renee Erickson

Pop-Up Pianos are back in Shoreline; 3 of the newly enhanced pianos are the work of KJ Bateman, Marijke Keyser & Laura Brodax @ShorelineWAGov

Love the work being done by this @UWalum (Maurice Woods) with @InneractProject
@dlrowseom: Wow... super impressed with design work by students in our first studio classes! Congrats to them and all the volunteers who helped this program be a success!

Will you be attending @KingCountyChomp on Saturday, August 17? If you need some clothing repaired, bring it to RepairCycle, which is run by recent alums Coreen Callister & David Duyker along with student Logan Windish

ICYMI @UWalum Celeste Cooning was the first @amazon artist in residence; read about it in this @seattletimes article:

Join the DIGESTION discussion, organized by Sarah Faulk, on Sunday, August 18, in the Jacob Lawrence Gallery; be sure to do your reading first:

Maggie Rutherford will have 2 paintings in the Juried Art Show at the Celebrate Woodinville Festival on 8/17 & the show continues @WoodhouseWines through 9/29

Jacob Foran, with ForanSuon, was interviewed last week by Pat Pauley for ARTbeat NW on @1150KKNW; listen now:

We're proud to see two alums as finalists for the Neddy at Cornish Award: Julia Freeman and Emily Gherard! @CornishCollege @neddyatcornish

Read this great Q&A with IVA Senior Lecturer Timea Tihanyi published by Studio Potter; she talks about her work at #sliprabbitstudio & more: @UWArtSci

Watch this short video about the thesis project of recent MDes alum Heidi Biggs
@CIG_UW: Will high water pants be back in style as sea level rises? Check out these "time-bending" cycling pants created by UW design student Heidi Biggs to communicate about #sealevelrise in #Seattle. #scicomm #creative

Are you attending the @SeaDesignFest Block Party this weekend? Be sure to check out the installations by School-affiliated people: Professor Kristine Matthews; current students Cal Dobrzynski, Logan Windish, and Yuansi Li; alums Coreen Callister and David Duyker @DiPSeattle

Even if you missed the work of Holly Ballard Martz in the @ZINCcontempo booth @seattleartfair, you can read about her work in @RealChangeNews