Artist Talk: Carolyn Henne

HCC Digital Auditorium Monday, March 19th 4 pm Artist’s talk by 2018 Annual Student Art Exhibition juror Carolyn Henne, Associate Dean, Florida State University’s College of Visual Arts

Gallery Talk: Abernathy Bland and Anna Prezioso

duPont Gallery Friday, February 23rd 12 PM UMW Studio Art Alumni and Origin artists Anna Prezioso and Abernathy Bland will give a gallery talk on their work and lives as practicing artists. This event is free and open to the public. About Anna: Anna Presioso is best known for her multimedia discipline, creating works that […]

Mid Atlantic New Painting Juror’s Talk: Kimberli Gant

Ridderhof Martin Gallery Friday, January 26 12 PM About Kimberli Gant: Kimberli Gant is the McKinnon Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Chrysler Museum of Art. Gant served as the Mellon Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Arts of Global Africa at the Newark Museum in New Jersey, as well as the Curator […]

Artist Talk: Hasan Elahi

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 5pm HCC Digital Auditorium The UMW Department of Art and Art History presents visiting artist Hasan Elahi. In 2002 Hasan Elahi, a Bangladeshi born American citizen, was mistakenly associated with terrorist activities, and was detained by the FBI at the Detroit airport. The FBI opened an investigation on him, and instead […]

Lecture by Dr. Leo Mazow: Defining American Modernisms

February 2, 2017 6-7pm Hurley Convergence Center, Digital Auditorium Dr. Leo G. Mazow, Louise B. and J. Harwood Cochrane Curator of American Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts will give a lecture entitled, “Defining American Modernisms.” The lecture is in association with  the exhibition American Perspectives on Modernism on view in the Ridderhof […]

Bus Trip 2016: Richmond

Destination: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia Saturday, November 5, 2016 Sign up and travel fee due by Nov. 1 Non-Members: $50 Members: $40 Students: $20 Please join the UMW Galleries for our annual bus trip! This year, we will be going to two important art […]

Drawing Session: The Horse

Ridderhof Martin Gallery (lawn) September 16, 2016 9:30am Love drawing but could never find the right horse? Now is your chance- come to the UMW Galleries for a rare drawing session with a live horse model and drawing instructor. This opportunity is free and open to the public but please bring your own drawing materials.

Artist’s Talk by Jon McMillan

September 15, 4-5pm duPont Gallery This artist’s talk is by Jon McMillan, Assistant Professor of Ceramics to accompany his solo exhibition, Confluence in the duPont Gallery. About the Artist Jon McMillan is an artist and educator residing in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he is an Assistant Professor of Ceramics at the University of Mary Washington. He […]