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Alumni News – July 2020

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Submitted on August 4, 2020 - 12:51pm

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

Dale Chihuly is showing Chihuly Merletto @travergallery through August 1 ow.ly/e1G850AdJTf

Miles Miller has received a Fulbright Fellowship for research in South Korea on the indigenous innovations and modernization of traditional Korean residential architecture, design, and craft. ow.ly/9UJP50AeFQD

Koplin Del Rio in Seattle is currently showing Photographs 2020, which includes work by Photo/Media Professor Ellen Garvens plus alums Glenn Rudolph & Eirik Johnson; see the exhibition on @artsy ow.ly/NIEH50AdLaN

Congratulations to Christie Tirado for receiving the Larry Sommers Fellowship from Seattle Print Arts! Larry was a long-time staff member in the School ow.ly/3mGG50Aok5Y

Gallery IMA has published a digital catalog of recent work by Bill Baber: ow.ly/bzj350AdM3b

Several Division of Design student projects received recognition recently including AeroLyze, created by Thipok Cholsaipant, which won a @core77 award ow.ly/kfou50AeEDg @UWArtSci #ArtsUW @uwnews

Listen to or read this great story about Professor Emerita and @UWalum Patti Warashina done by @kuowmarcie bit.ly/2Dn5jHB @KUOW

Kalina Chung will be creating a public art installation at a new park in Little Saigon, which is part of Seattle's International District ow.ly/YRBR50AeIzR @SeattleArts

The Jacob Lawrence Gallery shares interviews with 10 just-graduated Art students: Marco Ammatelli, Mariya Apostolova, Dani Clauson, Anna Fotheringham, Ashley Grammer, Jovita Mercado, Ren Ngyuen, Matthew Tallorin, Maria Zamora, Alina Zhak ow.ly/H0KR50AeJwL @UWArtSci #ArtsUW

Holly Ballard Martz has work in a 3-person exhibition titled Unseen Sacrifices @CoCASeattle through August 22; virtual viewing available ow.ly/HRM150Aoho4

Ashley Grammer wrote about her experience as an Art student in this article from the @UWArtSci Perspectives newsletter in June: ow.ly/8M6550AeNlW

Art History Assistant Professor (and alum) Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse & 3 alums — Nadia Jackinsky-Sethi, Bridget Johnson & Jennifer McLerran — are all contributors to a beautiful exhibition catalog: Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists ow.ly/WRcl50AeI9w @UWAPress

Typography lovers: check out the Commercial Classics Showcase ow.ly/NjND50AePSm Jonny Sikov is one of the designers @commerclassics

Cicelia Ross-Gotta now has work on Pause/Play, which is the @4Culture gallery online; watch a video & download her Zoom background! ow.ly/ihOT50Avr52

Join Interaction Design Assistant Professor Audrey Desjardins & Cayla Key for this July 22 online discussion; note that it starts at 8am Seattle time @DesignerAudrey @UWArtSci #ArtsUW
@Callygraphy (Jul 9): I got excited about the session our @acmdis2020 paper was in so I organised an online panel discussion: Tracing Design Research Journeys, 22nd July, 4pm BST, details here: northlab.uk/talks/

A BIG congratulations to Marco Ammatelli who is one of sixteen winners of a 2020 @UW Bonderman Fellowship; this coveted award allows for independent travel to multiple countries around the world ow.ly/wCTc50ADuGu

Watch a video about a Facebook AiR installation created by Chris Engman ow.ly/JRpL50Avtst

There's a new gallery in Ballard that can be viewed through the windows at 6019 14th Ave NW, so it's always open; Das Schaufenster was created by Anna Mlasowsky & the 1st artist being shown is Anna Parisi ow.ly/wRXI50ADu6B

Jaq Chartier recently had an artwork installed in the lobby of Fox Tower, Portland, OR @E_Leach_Gallery ow.ly/7e4u50AvtdU

Some new work by Jodi Waltier through Shift Gallery ow.ly/VPtO50AohDs Jodi is also part of a gallery interview ow.ly/Jxck50ABqzJ

Denise Emerson is one of the artists in IN THE SPIRIT: Contemporary Native Arts @HistoryMuseum in Tacoma ow.ly/TJRc50ABqjM

Read an interview with alum Jennifer Wilkin Penick & see images of her artwork; many may know her from the years she worked at the UW Rome Center ow.ly/y03P50AvuwJ

Opening Saturday (8/1) at J. Rinehart Gallery is The Slant of Line, a solo exhibition of work by staff member & @UWalum Kim Van Someren that will be on view through September 12 ow.ly/aYdC50AHHWG @UWArtSci #ArtsUW

Read interviews with Photo/Media Professor Ellen Garvens & Glenn Rudolph in this Koplin Del Rio email: ow.ly/vWWT50ADqm3

Thank you to @newmuseum for sharing the work of Rodrigo Valenzuela!
@newmuseum: New in Screens Series Online: Diamond Box (2013) by Rodrigo Valenzuela, which was originally screened as part of Screens Series: Rodrigo Valenzuela, which was on view at the New Museum from May 21–July 21, 2019: bit.ly/3fEHc4R

Sean Howe is showing recent paintings in Spillways, which is his first solo exhibition at Koplin Del Rio in Seattle ow.ly/iqvY50AHCtt On view through 9/12 Available virtually on @artsy ow.ly/isQe50AHCyI

Read this @seattletimes article (& watch a video) about local fashion designers, including Luly Yang, who are creating face masks ow.ly/fgnj50AJnkZ

Jennifer Henneman was recently featured in an episode of the Curating Career Life Stories podcast! ow.ly/dtfg50AHEat

And there was also an article about their new book in UW Magazine ow.ly/rQAf50AHHiS
@uwsoa: How wonderful to see The Salmon Sisters (with @UWalum Emma Teal Laukitis at right) on the cover of Pacific NW Magazine yesterday! ow.ly/rJK150Al735 @seattletimes

Watch a short video about a Facebook AiR installation created by Eroyn Franklinow.ly/DPNS50ABnJV