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School of Art and Design

Michael Arrigo: Crumbs Gather in the Folds

Arrigo’s recent investigations usually begin as simple gestures or routine interactions, often with his family. He preserves these encounters as digital artifacts and displays them in ways that expose the meaning and strangeness immanent in commonplace objects and activities. [READ FULL POST]

Anna Ursyn, Professor of Digital Media at UNC

Congratulations to Art & Design professor Anna Ursyn on having her art chosen for the MoonArk, part of the Moon Arts project set up by Carnegie Mellon University as the first collaborative mission of this kind involving several universities and organizations. Her piece, entitled “Swarm,” will literally travel to the Moon in a capsule aboard a NASA lunar lander! [READ FULL POST]

Enlinked, Enlaced, Enamored: Ajean Ryan & Katie Caron

Lebenswelt is a German word for the phenomenological belief that the world is immediately or directly experienced in the subjectivity of everyday life. This “lifeworld” can be seen as a theater of objects situated within space and time. The exhibition will consist of multi-media works, sculptures, installation and wall pieces. The works will be woven together in the space and curated thoughtfully by both artists. [READ FULL POST]

Abby Einer, National Juried Art Exhibition

Congratulations to Abby Einer for successfully submitting her ceramics work to the national juried exhibition Material Mugs: Irons in the Fire. The exhibition will be held September 1 - 30, 2016, at Companion Gallery in Humboldt, TN. [READ FULL POST]