Wilson Museum’s Online Exhibitions Spotlight Work by Artist-in-Residence, Art Faculty
The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University is featuring “Eleanor Ray: 2021 Frances Niederer Artist-in-Residence” and “Elise Schweitzer: Painted Arches and Walled Gardents” through April 25.
M.A.T. Student’s Gift for Creating Miniatures Earns Spotlight on HGTV’s “Biggest Little Christmas Showdown”
Amanda Kelly, who currently is pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching degree with a visual arts endorsement at Hollins, and her fiancée and creative partner Bree Sepulveda, have reached the finals of this four-episode competition that boasts a grand prize of $50,000.
Hollins Announces Eleanor Ray as 2021 Niederer Artist-In-Residence
Each year, the artist-in-residence program brings to campus a nationally recognized artist who produces work and teaches a special seminar. Ray’s work has been shown in solo exhibitions in New York City and Athens, Georgia, and is in the collection of a prominent art gallery in Sydney, Australia.
Hollins Partners With City of Roanoke For Art By Bus, Writer By Bus Programs
The university is helping promote the value of public transportation to the Roanoke Valley by bringing visual arts and inspired writing onto the area’s bus network
Wilson Museum’s New Exhibition Showcases 2019 Artist-In-Residence
Diane Edison focuses on portraiture with an emphasis on the autobiographical. Her images are thematically narrative in presentation and psychological in nature.
VTCSOM’s “The Influence of Women” Exhibition Showcases Hollins Artists
Students in Associate Professor of Art Jennifer Printz’s Intaglio Printmaking class have contributed their creativity to the show, which is on display at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine through March 1, 2019.
Hollins Names Diane Edison Artist-in-Residence for 2019
Edison is one of the country’s most prominent professors of studio art. Her work has appeared nationally in New York, Philadelphia, and Atlanta, and internationally in Russia and Chad.
Student Artists Showcased in New Voice Exhibit
Studio art majors Meera Chauhan ’19 and Ashley-Kate Meador ’18 are among ten emerging regional artists featured in the Sixth Annual New Voice Exhibit at the Floyd Center for the Arts.
Artist-in-Residence is Powerful Visual Activist, LGBT Advocate
South African photographer and activist Zanele Muholi, winner in 2017 of France’s top cultural honor, will be teaching students, exhibiting her work, and leading a special symposium on the Hollins campus this spring.
Islamic Art Loan Immerses Students in Object-Based Learning
Professor of Art Kathleen Nolan’s Islamic Art class is engaging in hands-on research with rare artifacts from the Near East, thanks to a loan of decorative objects to Hollins’ Eleanor D. Wilson Museum.
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