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‘Beyond Familiar’ opens Feb. 27

Feb. 6, 2015—Three members of Vanderbilt's Department of Art will exhibit their new show, "Beyond Familiar," at Benton’s Pop Rock Café in Nashville.

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‘You Call It a Cloud’ participatory art topic of (Lunch) Box talk Feb. 4

Jan. 30, 2015—Jana Harper's "You Call it a Cloud" exhibit was inspired by her mother's obsession with clouds.

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Curb Center exhibition features work by Vanderbilt art faculty

Sep. 23, 2014—The Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy presents “On the Edges: Works from Vanderbilt Department of Art Faculty and Staff.”

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New exhibition celebrates 30 years of the Hamblet Award

Sep. 3, 2014—“The Gift: 30 Years of the Margaret Stonewall Wooldridge Hamblet Award” opens Thursday, Sept. 25, at Space 204 in the E. Bronson Ingram Studio Arts Center at Vanderbilt.

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Closing reception for ‘Intersections’ at Space 204 is Sept. 11

Sep. 3, 2014—Two summer exhibitions by art faculty from area colleges will close Sept. 12 at the Space 204 gallery. There will be a closing reception on Thursday, Sept. 11, from 4 to 6 pm. "Intersections" featured work by Middle Tennessee State University professors Barry Buxkamper, John Donovan, Sisavanh Houghton and Michael Baggarly, as well as Kimberly Winkle of Tennessee Technical University.

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Closing: Space 204 exhibitions by Tennessee Tech, MTSU art faculty

Aug. 6, 2014—Mark your calendars for the closing reception of Space 204’s two summer exhibitions. The reception will be held Thursday, Sept. 22, from 4 to 6 p.m. The group show by Middle Tennessee State University professors Barry Buxkamper, John Donovan, Sisavanh Houghton and Michael Baggarly, as well as a solo show by Kimberly Winkle of Tennessee...

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‘The New York Times’: 50 shades of blue, green, everything

Aug. 1, 2014—When artists Kate Ericson and Mel Ziegler, now the chair of the Department of Art at Vanderbilt, started out, they sometimes took house-painting jobs to pay the rent. The pair became fascinated by houses, colors, even the names of colors: subjects that became the focus of a joint career that continued until Ericson’s death from...

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Space 204: Exhibitions by TTU and MTSU art faculty

Jun. 3, 2014—Vanderbilt University’s Department of Art proudly presents two summer exhibitions by art faculty from area colleges. A group show by Middle Tennessee State University professors Barry Buxkamper, John Donovan, Sisavanh Houghton and Michael Baggarly, as well as a solo show by Kimberly Winkle of Tennessee Technical University, will be on display in the Space 204...

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Research is shaping the undergraduate experience

May. 6, 2014—According to a 2013 survey of graduating seniors, more than half did faculty-guided or independent research during their Vanderbilt careers. Read about five students for whom research has helped shape their undergraduate years.

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Installation by Pavlović featured at D.C.’s Phillips Collection

May. 1, 2014—An installation by Vesna Pavlović, assistant professor of art at Vanderbilt, will open May 22 at The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C.

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The Kefi Project is taking art to unexpected places

Apr. 18, 2014—Can art help define our public spaces? A student-led initiative has explored that question through a series of campus art installations this year.

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Winner of top student art prize is named

Apr. 18, 2014—The 2014 recipient of the prestigious Margaret Stonewall Wooldridge Hamblet Award is David Krenz of Spring Hill, Tenn.

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