When student Haley Sieglein ’17 began the semester, she knew exactly what her year-long St. Mary’s Project would be. But after the ART SMP Marathon, the first portion of the SMP where students were asked to complete 20 works in 20 days, “My mind changed completely,” she said. The assignment tasked students to push themselves Find out more »
Joe Lucchesi, associate professor of art history at St. Mary’s College of Maryland and coordinator of the college’s Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, was consulting curator of “The Art of Romaine Brooks,” an exhibition that opened June 17 at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum. The exhibition runs through October 2 and includes several of Find out more »
On May 14, St. Mary’s College of Maryland students and faculty set out for South America on the Andean Summer Study Tour. Led by Dr. Adriana Mariel Brodsky, associate professor of history, and Dr. Ruth Anne Phillips, visiting assistant professor of art history, the group explored the culture and history of Peru. Some of these Find out more »
Students will ‘think big and build small’ as they explore how, when, and where environmental studies and arts education converge to shape communities In September, a group of St. Mary’s College of Maryland students, along with high school students from the Forrest Career and Technology Center, began work on the construction of two tiny houses, Find out more »
Professor of Art Sue Johnson’s latest exhibition, “Ready-Made Dream,” will be on display through June 1 at the Joy Pratt Markham Gallery, Walton Art Center, in Fayetteville, Ark.
Talented young artists from St. Mary’s County schools have a new, local outlet to exhibit their creative works. The “Young at Art” exhibition, established by the St. Mary’s College of Maryland Boyden Gallery and Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program, represents an expansion in the partnership between arts programs at the college and St. Find out more »
Associate Professor of Art Carrie Patterson was interviewed last week by MetroCast 10, a local community television channel for St. Mary’s County, at Yellow Door Art Studios in Leonardtown, Md. The interview focused on the impact Yellow Door, which Patterson owns, has had on the town of Leonardtown, the importance of Leonardtown as an art Find out more »
Associate Professor of Art Carrie Patterson was selected to have her art presented at Cloyde Snook Gallery at Adams State University in Alamaso, Colo. Her work is currently being featured in the gallery in a National Juried Exhibition titled, “Squared,” through April 4. Patterson’s piece, “Mistaken Identity: Artist Proofs from 2004 – Present,” showcases a Find out more »
Professor of Art Sue Johnson’s exhibition, “Pitt Rivers: Collecting Patterns,” is currently on display through May 10, 2014, at the Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum in Salisbury, England. “Collecting Patterns” presents a modern cabinet of curiosities showcasing how Johnson has engaged with and been inspired by the nineteenth century collector General Pitt-Rivers. Details can be Find out more »
Professor of Art Sue Johnson will be featured in CURIO, an art exhibition offering a twist on 16th and 17th century cabinets of curiosity. The exhibition opens Saturday, November 16 at Heiner Contemporary in Washington, D.C. Johnson will also take place in a panel discussion on December 7.