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Alumni News – February 2022

Submitted on March 1, 2022 - 12:05pm

This is a listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during the month of February 2022. Most news like this goes onto our Twitter feed; you can receive it in real-time by following us there.

"Reckoning" by @UWalum Christina Reed is on view through February 17 @SeattleCentral's M. Rosetta Hunter Art Gallery

@UWalum William Glenn Turner passed away late 2021. He received his MFA from the School and his work is held in a number of collections, including @TacomaArtMuseum and @MuseumNWArt

Those in Portland: "Written in Clay" @WaterstonePDX includes work by @UWalum Patti Warashina. Open through February 27; reception tomorrow, Feb. 3, 5:30-8pm

@UWalum and School Director, Jamie Walker, is included in a group exhibition at @travergallery through February 26! Join them tonight for a reception, 5–8pm

"no way to see inside for certain" @SOILArtGallery features a number of students and alums (Xiaoyi Gao, Jasmine Fetterman, Sadaf Sadri, & quinn mcnichol)! Opening tonight, 3–5pm @UWalum

Read more about Kingman, his experience with design at the UW, and his time on "Making It," a TV competition hosted by Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman via the link below!
@UW: Spoiler alert for the TV show Making It!
Adam Kingman, '14, an industrial design alum (@UWArtSci), not only competed on season 3 of the show — he won.
Congrats on the win and title of "Master Maker", Adam!

If in LA, head to David Kordansky Gallery to see alum Jonas Wood's exhibition, "Plants and Animals." On view through March 5!
@wwd: In his first Los Angeles exhibition in four years, Jonas Wood presents “Plants and Animals.”

To those in NY, @UWalum Rachael Wren opens "Still it Grows" @RWFA_NYC tomorrow!
@RWFA_NYC: OPENING 02.10 #rachaelwren STILL IT GROWS and #wendischneiderart INTO THE MIST #contemporarypainting #statesofgrace #intothemist #brooklynartist

Powerful @UWalum work!
@ZINCcontempo: She Speaks Through Objects And Collectors Are Listening - The Fierce Feminist Art of Holly Ballard Martz

May we suggest heading to Bellevue this weekend? Go see @UWalum and faculty member Timea Tihanyi's work in "Object Permanence."
@WEareBAM: Object Permanence: Timea Tihanyi & Sylwia Tur is now on view at Bellevue Arts Museum! The exhibition takes the form of a sprawling structure composed of wooden crates, each offering glimpses into the artists’ practices

While you're at @WEareBAM, go see the the BAM Biennial featuring several School folks, including @UWalum Eirik Johnson!
@WEareBAM: Artist Eirik Johnson’s Leviathan series explores the surreal spaces beneath and alongside the massive hulls of trans-oceanic barges that port in the Pacific Northwest. See a selection of prints from the series in BAM Biennial 2021

@UWalum Erin Corrales-Diaz recently joined @ToledoMuseum as its curator of American art. Congrats!

@UWalum Mel Carter is in a group show at Veronica, opening this Saturday, February 19, 2–5pm!

"Art school at its best is a space where we learn how to talk to one another about difficult things, to be both challenging and supportive, and to find a way to contribute something to culture at large." Read more in our Q+A with @UWalum Noah Simblist @noahsimblist!