Alumni Spotlight

Brian Spolans (B.F.A., Studio Art, ‘02)

Thursday, June 12, 2008

will exhibit his new work in the exhibition Love is Forever at The Art Corridor II on the Southeast Campus of Tarrant County College in Arlington, Texas. The exhibition will run from June 2 – July 24, 2008.

Ben Woitena (B.F.A., Art, 1965)

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

will be exhibiting 45 years of work at the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum. Ben Woitena: A Retrospective (1963-2008) will be open from September 12, 2008 – January 4, 2009.

Kathleen A. Raymond (M.F.A., Studio Art, 1983)

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

will be an Art Instructor at The Episcopal School of Dallas teaching all levels of studio art in the Upper School, starting August 2008.

W. Jackson Rushing III, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Art History (1982, 1984, 1989)

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

is the first Adkins Presidential Professor of Art and Art History at the University of Oklahoma, where he holds the Mary Lou Milner Carver Chair in Native American Art.

Erik McRae, (M.A., Art History, ‘07)

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

was recently named curator of the Visual Resources Centre in the Department of Art & Design at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.

Barry Anderson's (B.F.A., Studio, '91)

Monday, November 24, 2008

new single-channel HD video animation, “Op Eyes,” opens at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art November 21, 2008. The piece was commissioned by Nerman Museum director Bruce Hartman and is part of the museum’s permanent collection. There is an opening reception on November 21 6-8:30 pm. Barry will also be giving a lecture in the museum’s auditorium on November 20 at 3:30 pm.

Annika Marie (Ph.D. Art & Art Hisory 2006)

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

has been appointed assistant professor of art history in the Art + Design Department at Columbia College Chicago.

Zoë Charlton (M.F.A. Studio Art Painting, 1999)

Thursday, June 18, 2009

earned her tenure in April 2009 at American University in Washington, D.C. In the fall, she will become the area head in studio art. She has had 2 solo shows every year for the last 3 ­ 4 years, along with participating in many group shows. View some of her artwork at the above link.