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Alumni News – January 2021

Submitted on January 11, 2021 - 6:27pm

This is a listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during the month of January 2021. Most news like this goes onto our Twitter feed; you can receive it in real-time by following us there.

Happening Wednesday, 1/6, online is the Petrie Institute of Western American Art's 15th Annual Symposium; among the speakers is @UWalum & Petrie Institute Associate Curator Jennifer R. Henneman! Starts 9am Seattle time; cost is $20 but free for students

Winter Salon at Koplin Del Rio through January includes Kimberly Clark, Krisna Schumann & Jodi Rockwell

We're very proud of recent graduate Maygha Puri; her Bridge project, created in a spring 2020 capstone class taught by Prof. Audrey Desjardins, has been shortlisted for Interaction Awards 2021 in the Disrupting category @UWalum @IxDAwards @DesignerAudrey

Rachael Wren recently completed a Curbside Canvas Project in NYC She also had a studio visit with @artinres

Check out the new @YouTube series on design drawing created by Adam Kingman!

Rumi Koshino has work in Our Eyes Are On Fire at Sarah Shepard Gallery through February 3

The School is sad to report that @UWalum and Professor Emeritus Bill Holm passed away in mid-December; read some remembrances about him from students & colleagues @UWArtSci @burkemuseum

Robert Yoder is the artist featured for January by Platform Gallery We recently did a Q+A with him @seasoncz

Erin Giffin recently had an article titled "Giovanni Battista Braccelli’s Etched Devotions before the Vatican Bronze Saint Peter" published in I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance

Krista Schoening is showing Cold Frame at Shift Gallery this month

Congratulations to Professor Karen Cheng, Maya Flood & Eli Kahn, and all the others involved in the design & creation of the Guide for People Living in Vehicles, which won a PRINT 2020 Citizen Design Award Honorable Mention! @printmag @UWArtSci @ArtsUW

Carol Adelman is teaching Sketchbook Drawing in a Pandemic for Edmonds College Continuing Education; class runs 1/25 through 3/8:

Congratulations to @UWalum Willem Volkersz who was named as a Montana Governor's Arts Award winner at the end of December! @montanaarts

Lanny Bergner is among the artists in Sheltered: Artists Respond to COVID-19 @SchackArtCenter through March 20

Now open @GKuceraGallery is a solo exhibition of 100 "Little White Lies" paintings by @UWalum Roger Shimomura

We're happy to see Teaching Professor Timea Tihanyi quoted in a @ArtsUWDaily article published last week #ArtsUW @UWArtSci #ArtsUW

Anne Traver has work in a group exhibition @travergallery that runs through February

Well deserved notice for Alfredo Arreguin!
Ana Mari Cauce @amcauce: Wonderful inspiration for this new year. UW alum Alfredo Arreguin is a true community - and world - treasure.

Art History Assistant Professor Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse is having a discussion with her co-editor tomorrow (1/28) at noon about their book Unsettling Native Art Histories on the Northwest Coast; sign up for this free online event:

Read more about this award-winning artist and alum here:
UW School of Art... @uwsoa: Congratulations to @UWalum Willem Volkersz who was named as a Montana Governor's Arts Award winner at the end of December! @montanaarts