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Clemson’s Core Campus installation set for spring break

February 21st, 2017
 
Core Campus Art

Georgie Silvarole , georgie.silvarole@independentmail.com 6:43 p.m. ET Feb. 20, 2017 (Photo: Contributed) When public artist Koryn Rolstad sees a space, her vision for what she wants to create within that realm comes immediately to mind. “I can look at the drawings and get the idea in a nanosecond,” Rolstad said. “It’s like a writer, when they get their [Read More]

Clemson’s signature town-gown event, ‘Passport to the Arts,’ expected to sell out

February 14th, 2017
 
Media Release

Meredith Mims McTigue, Center for Visual Arts CLEMSON — The Lee Gallery at the Clemson University Center for Visual Arts and the Arts Center of Clemson will host the popular and unique celebration of the arts with the signature town-gown event “Passport to the Arts” 6-9:30 p.m. March 3. Now in its seventh year, “Passport [Read More]

The Lee Gallery hosts biennial national print and drawing juried exhibition

February 13th, 2017
 
Media Release

Meredith Mims McTigue, Center for Visual Arts CLEMSON — Clemson University’s National Print and Drawing exhibition, “Adaptable: Facing the Future,” opens Thursday in the Lee Gallery and will be available to the public through March 15. The juror and awards presentation and reception will be 6–8 p.m. Feb. 17. Since the beginning of our time on Earth [Read More]

The Clemson University Center for Visual Arts hit the ground running in 2017

February 10th, 2017
 
Media Release

Meredith Mims McTigue, Center for Visual Arts CLEMSON — The Center for Visual Arts (CVA) at Clemson University has hit the ground running in 2017, having already opened four new exhibits, hosted an artist talk and celebrated the sale of the spring 2017 shares of Community Supported Art (CSArt) student-created work. The CVA’s calendar continues [Read More]

Thin Ice: Art professor saves National Park glaciers as woodcut prints, work acquired by national galleries

February 1st, 2017
 
Media Release

Clinton Colmenares, Media Relations February 1, 2017 Todd Anderson, assistant professor of art and printmaking at Clemson University, displays one of his reductive woodblock prints in “The Last Glacier”, an artist book of 23 image plates of glaciers in Glacier National Park, Montana, by him, Bruce Crownover and Ian van Coller. Image Credit: Ken Scar [Read More]

“Gathering Lines” shines a light on the environment at the Brooks Center

January 31st, 2017
 
Gathering Lines - Bottom Up View

Thomas Hudgins, Brooks Center for the Performing Arts The Brooks Center’s latest lobby art exhibit shines a light on the environment with Kathleen Thum’s “Gathering Lines,” on display now until Thursday, April 27. Kathleen Thum’s exhibit, “Gathering Lines,” is on display now until Thursday, April 27 in the Brooks Center Lobby. Image Credit: Thomas Hudgins [Read More]

Department of art’s annual fall Ceramic Bowl Sale to be held November 16

November 3rd, 2016
 
Media Release

CLEMSON — The ceramics studio in the department of art at Clemson University will hold the annual Fall Ceramics Bowl Sale from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in the hallway in front of the Lee Gallery in Lee Hall. This popular annual sale is a fundraiser that supports student travel to the upcoming National [Read More]

Master’s candidates display final thesis via a ‘solastalgia’ exhibition

November 2nd, 2016
 
Media Release

CLEMSON – “Solastalgia,” an exhibition by Clemson University Master of Fine Arts candidates Deighton Abrams and Haley Floyd opened this week and will run until Nov. 11 at the Center for Visual Arts-Lee Gallery. The public is invited to a reception with artist talks beginning at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11. Through the sculptural work of [Read More]

Clemson University is Closer to Revealing Newest Public Art On Campus

October 21st, 2016
 
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On October 11, students, faculty and administrators were invited to discuss a future public art installation for Lee III located in the College of Art, Architecture, and Humanities (AAH) at Clemson University. Attendees engaged in an inclusive and democratic process to determine the proposal that would be the best fit in the space known as the Lee III Wedge. The event [Read More]

Why MFA Grad Student, Kymberly Day Chose Clemson Over a Big City School

October 14th, 2016
 
2016-10-14 Artist Friday - Kymberly Day

Since October is a popular month for visual arts undergraduate students to begin researching and applying for graduate schools, I’d like to share some reflections from current MFA sculpture candidate, Kimberly Day as to why she chose Clemson University over a big city school. Although many students are drawn to Clemson University because of its reputation for having [Read More]

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