My Dear Friend, Time, an installation by Ellen (Jing) Xu

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Alumni News – September 2021

Submitted on October 4, 2021 - 11:24am

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

Exciting news for Royal Alley-Barnes! @UWalum
@SeattleArts: Mayor’s Office appoints Royal Alley-Barnes as Interim Director of Office of Arts & Culture:

Jasmine Fetterman is showing Une Sorte De Plaisir Parfait at Specialist Gallery through September 25

Industrial Design Associate Professor (and alum) Jason O. Germany is part of a team that created WorldVent, a streamlined ventilator; they've now received @Core77Awards & an @IDSA IDEA Gold! @UWArtSci

Serrah Russell is showing collaborative work at Well Well in Portland, OR, through September 26

Congratulations to Adam Kingman — an Industrial Design & @UWalum — who is now a Master Maker since he won Season 3 of Making It on NBC! @UW @UWArtSci

You still have time to see this year's Bellwether in Bellevue, which includes works by Gustavo Martinez, Anna Mlasowsky & Duffy De Armas (as part of Electric Coffin) Let us know if we've missed any alums!

#WeekendSuggestion an outing to Whidbey Island with a stop at Museo Gallery in Langley where Anne Traver is showing some of her recent ceramics

It is so great to see the work of Barbara Earl Thomas on the cover of the newest issue of UW Magazine!
@UWalum: Artist Barbara Earl Thomas, '73, '77, wields her knife to create ‘ordinary magic.’ Her extraordinary work explores childhood, race and religion. #UWMag #AlumniSpotlight

We're happy to see Nate Clark, Kamla Kakaria & Jovita Mercado included in the most recent group completing @SeattleArts Public Art Boot Camp! See their work as part of 2 upcoming events:

A belated happy birthday to our alum Art Wolfe!
@UWalum: Wishing a very happy birthday to renowned photographer @artwolfe, '75. “I get addicted to travel, addicted to anticipating my shots,” he told #UWMag in this profile from the vault. “I become a junkie with film.”

Interdisciplinary Visual Art Teaching Professor (and alum) Timea Tihanyi has curated For the Love of Math! & it opens on Friday, 10/1, at Suzanne Zahr Gallery on Mercer Island @SeattleMathMuse @UWArtSci

Be sure to see Myth, Memory & Image, a solo exhibition of work by Phillip Levine at Koplin Del Rio Gallery through October 23

#WeekendSuggestion Joe Feddersen is showing Inhabited Landscapes @FroelickGallery in Portland, OR, through October 16: