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Alumni News – February 2020

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Submitted on February 28, 2020 - 5:24pm

This is a listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during the month of February 2020. Most news like this goes onto our Twitter feed; you can receive it in real-time by following us there.

Amanda Sweet is among the artists selected for twixt cup and lip @Gallery110; reception & prize presentation on Friday (2/7)

Did you see Ben Gale-Schreck in last week's @seattletimes article about the city's art collection? @SeattleArts

Opening #FirstThursday @fosterwhiteart is a group exhibition of new work; we see Allison Collins & Evan Blackwell in the mix

Anne Traver has work in the group exhibition @travergallery through the end of February; reception TONIGHT #FirstThursday

RT @stephenplatform: Ariana Page Russell’s work is included in Better Homes, a group show opening Saturday at Art Share L.A. The exhibit runs through March 14. 801 E. 4th Place, Los Angeles, CA 90013 @ArtShare_LA @arianapagerussell #platformgallery

Watch a @Crosscut video about recent work by Eirik Johnson that documented the last days of the Alaskan Way Viaduct

If you fly @AlaskaAir, you are probably starting to see the new uniforms designed by @UWalum Luly Yang; learn more: + @LulyYangCouture

Isaac Layman has work in The Quiet Show @E_Leach_Gallery in Portland, OR, through March 28

Read a profile of collector Betz Bernhard & her husband Hugh Davis on the @ZINCcontempo website:

Also included in this list is a show by Kerstin Graudins at Wildrose; check it out TONIGHT at Capitol Hill Art Walk
@StrangerEverOut: Our favorite exhibitions for February #ValentinesDay @CapHillArtWalk , including a group show at Roq la Rue and a Heartbreak Science Fair at Vermillion

Hidden in Plain Sight, the Bellevue Arts Museum solo exhibition by Maria Phillips closes on March 8; read an interview with her about the work @WEareBAM

G. Gibson Gallery has an online exhibition through the end of February titled BE MINE that includes Eirik Johnson & Samantha Scherer

All 4 of our alums in the exhibition will also be speaking as part of the related symposium on March 7; links to schedule & registration here:
@uwsoa: Now showing @lewisandclark is the exhibition Making a Better Painting: Thinking Through Practice; includes Jaq Chartier, Paul Komada, Ellen Lesperance, Margie Livingston

Open now @disjectaPDX is What Needs to Be Said: The Hallie Ford Fellows in the Visual Arts; one of the artists is Geraldine Ondrizek

#WeekendSuggestion 2: hear alum Sean Lockwood talk about his exhibition Negligence Tort at Veronica on Saturday, 2/22, at 3pm; images of the work are here: Exhibition ends on 2/29

Big news @CoCASeattle! Royal Alley-Barnes is now executive director & Nat Thornton has transitioned from curatorial lead to curator; congratulations to both! @UWalum

Jason Hirata just closed an exhibition @80WSEgallery in New York, but you can still read about it in this @art_agenda review

It's great to see this work by Ross Sawyers Also, check out this podcast with the artist

Read a recent article in @garlandmag about Katie Miller