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Department of Art

Multimedia artist Sanford Biggers to lecture Nov. 20

Nov. 7, 2013—Vanderbilt University and StudioVU: The Department of Art Lecture Series will welcome acclaimed multimedia artist Sanford Biggers on Wednesday, Nov. 20. Biggers will discuss his work beginning at 7 p.m. in Wilson Hall, Room 126. The lecture is free and open to the public. A Los Angeles native working in New York City, Biggers creates artworks...

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Department of Art initiative promotes artistic exchange with Brazil

Oct. 11, 2013—Conversations/Conversas, a collaborative project platform initiated by Vanderbilt’s Department of Art and the School of Visual Art and Communications at the University of São Paulo, is creating artistic connections with Brazil.

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‘Difficult art’ aims to challenge, confront

Sep. 27, 2013—The Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery opened a new exhibit, "Difficult Art and the Liberal Arts Imagination," Sept. 27.

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‘Work/Work’ by sculptor John Watson opens at Space 204

Aug. 9, 2013—The Vanderbilt University Department of Art welcomes to Space 204 an exhibition of repurposed wood sculptures by local artist and educator John Watson.

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In new Frist exhibition, geometric shapes express cultural patterns

Jul. 19, 2013—The works of former Vanderbilt art professor Amelia Winger-Bearskin will be part of the new exhibit 'Abstractometry' at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts.

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Staff members showcase art at Space 204

May. 21, 2013—Opening in the Department of Art's Space 204 gallery on June 13 are two exhibitions spotlighting the talents of two of its own.

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Vanderbilt art professor noted for experimental pieces dies

May. 9, 2013—Donald H. Evans, a Vanderbilt University professor of art and art history, emeritus, who developed a national reputation for ambitious and interdisciplinary work that often included epic-scaled events, died May 6.

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2013 Hamblet Award recipient named

Apr. 19, 2013—Vanderbilt’s Department of Art has announced this year’s recipient of the prestigious Margaret Stonewall Wooldridge Hamblet Award: Hanna Yarbrough Rodgers from Collierville, Tenn.

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Kudos: Read about faculty, staff and alumni awards, appointments and achievements

Apr. 10, 2013—Read about faculty, staff and alumni awards, appointments and achievements.

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Department of Art Senior Show 2013

Mar. 29, 2013—Senior Show 2013 will be on display to the public from Friday, April 12 until Friday, May 10, in Space 204, the second floor gallery in the E. Bronson Ingram Studio Art Center, 25th and Garland, on the Vanderbilt campus.

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Department of Art to screen ‘Dread Spawn (Head Wrong)’ Nov. 28

Nov. 6, 2012—The Vanderbilt Department of Art will present a video screening of Dread Spawn (Head Wrong), a remake and reinterpretation of the 1984 film Red Dawn, at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the E. Bronson Ingram Studio Arts Center, Room 220. The screening is free and open to the public. A question-and-answer session with the...

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‘Dark Matter’ and ‘Slow No Dust’ to open at Space 204

Oct. 24, 2012—Dark Matter, a science fiction-inspired group show of photography by art collective Lakes Were Rivers, and Slow No Dust, an exhibition of photographic prints and collages by Portland, Ore.-based artist Nicole Lavelle, will be on view Nov. 1–30 at Space 204 in the E. Bronson Ingram Studio Art Center at Vanderbilt. An opening reception is scheduled from...

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