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Spring 2019 Newsletter

Featured Stories

Jacob Lawrence Gallery

Graduation Exhibitions

Six exhibitions throughout spring quarter feature graduating artists and designers.

Monday – Volume 3

This volume of the limited-edition journal is titled Études.

Curating the Future

An article on the Gallery's curatorial intern program; it was featured on the UW homepage.

Other News

Visual Communication Design Associate Professor Annabelle Gould recently completed work on the AIGA Design Teaching Resource.

3D4M Associate Professor Doug Jeck will be Artist in Residence at Pilchuck Glass School during their Session 3 in July.

Interdisciplinary Visual Arts Senior Lecturer Timea Tihanyi was one of three master ceramists at the International Ceramics gathering in Spain during March.

Industrial Design Lecturer Michael Kritzer had a class project that partnered with Hightower featured in GRAY magazine.

Art History MA students Miha Sarani and Juan Franco are two of the 2019 Husky 100.

Marvin Oliver (MFA 1973) will receive the Charles E. Odegaard Award in May from the UW Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity.

Wes Hurley (BA 2004) received a Creative Capital grant; read a Crosscut article about it.

Xiaoyi Gao (BFA 2018) won a first grant from The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation.

Mike Simi (MFA 2007) has a solo exhibition at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art through May 11.

Jonas Wood (MFA 2002) has a solo exhibition at Dallas Museum of Art through July 14; read related articles in the New York Times, artnet news, and Bloomberg.

Susie Lee (MFA 2006) talks about four elements in creating art — clay, water, glass, and light — in a series of KCTS9 videos. Watch them.

Shayla Alarie (MFA 2010) is the subject of pine | copper | lime podcast episode nine; a Beyond the Studio podcast featured Emily Gherard (MFA 2004).

Read all our alumni news since the last newsletter: January, February, March, and the start of April.


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Jeanette Mills, Newsletter Writer/Editor,