ART DEPARTMENT NEWS

Two Years In Between: A chance for students to be involved with the work of Andrew Moore and the WFU Student Union Art Collection
February 10, 2015  |  Related:

Application deadline Wed, Feb 18. Selection and student participation will take place this Spring 2015. Through this opportunity, a small select group of highly motivated and art-engaged students will take part in the research, interpretation, explication, curation, and installation of the work of an artist in the WFU Student Union Collection of Contemporary Art. More more »

Drawing + biology = art – Students, from all majors, submit art for the annual Student Art Exhibition
April 25, 2014  |  Related:

The Student Art Exhibition is meant to showcase a strong group of students and work submitted said Paul Bright, director of the Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery and one of the judges. During the exhibition’s opening reception, six students were awarded a $100 Hanes Gallery Award and pieces by additional student artists were selected more »

Not just for art majors: Exhibition includes works by students from many disciplines
May 3, 2013  |  Related:

“The opportunity to be a part of this show is a true testament to the nature of the liberal arts education that Wake Forest provides. Even though I am not studying studio art, I have had the opportunity to experiment in the arts, and I feel encouraged by seeing my work displayed in a real more »

An artist comes home: Q and A with Alumnus, Anderson Williams (’99)
September 21, 2012  |  Related:

When Anderson Williams came to Wake Forest, he wanted to play baseball. By the time he graduated with honors in 1999, he was an artist. It was an unexpected turn.

Behind the scenes ‘Of Paper’
September 12, 2012  |  Related:

Wake Forest junior Brian Spadafora and sophomore Geoff Weber helped Italian artist Delio Gennai install his works for the opening exhibition at Hanes Gallery, “Of Paper.”»

Art gallery features student work
May 18, 2012  |  Related:

“Each year the student exhibition is the highlight of Hanes Gallery’s season,” said Paul Bright, assistant director of the gallery. “The exhibition gives a good overview of what is being created in the studios at all levels.”

Moving pictures: ‘From Self to Other’ Student art gallery showcases selections from video art classes
May 3, 2012  |  Related:

START, Wake Forest’s student art gallery, is hosting an exhibition of projection and monitor-based works produced by professor Joel Tauber’s video art students. Works from four different classes will be on display. Video art produced by students in Tauber’s introductory class focuses on identity-based projects. “I want students to produce works about themselves, because a more »

Printmaking exhibition opens: START Gallery’s ‘Lightening Strikes’ features work by student artists, Q and A with Professor of Art, David Faber
February 7, 2012  |  Related:

…I posed this question: “What makes our brains register lightning as lightning and not a branching tree or portion of a root system or the veining of a vascular system?” We see a lightning strike and know immediately that it was lightning and nothing else. We also realize the ephemera of a strike — that more »

Let it Show: A celebration of art Undergraduate artwork on display in START Gallery exhibition
December 6, 2011  |  Related:

Undergraduate students rarely have the opportunity to exhibit their artwork in a professional gallery setting. In a liberal arts environment, as opposed to fine arts schools, it is almost unheard of. This evening, the START Gallery, Wake Forest University’s student art gallery, is unveiling its final exhibition of the semester, featuring the work of 22 more »