What’s Happening

Visiting Artists

Claire Ertl

Claire Ertl '00 is director of marketing and public relations for the Westmoreland Museum of American Art, which is undergoing a $20 million renovation.

July 10, 2014

Brian Wills ’92, is opening an exhibition of painting/sculpture in a La Jolla gallery.

June 9, 2014
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 to Saturday, May 24, 2014

Micaela Vivero, associate professor and chair of studio art, has an exhibition at the Ceres Gallery in New York City.

May 13, 2014
Residents of Flint Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center were recruited to participate by talking with students and sitting for a portrait.
Student Work

This semester, students in the “Drawing the Portrait” class at Denison University had a special opportunity to move beyond simple portraiture and get to know their subject.

April 29, 2014
Thesis image
Senior Shows
Friday, April 18, 2014 to Sunday, May 4, 2014
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Opening Reception and Exile Release Party - Friday, April 18th, 4-6pm with readings from 6-7pm

April 11, 2014
Hunter Hughes

Denison University senior Hunter Hughes, from Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich., was awarded the People's Choice Award in the state-wide art competition of the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in Ohio.

April 10, 2014
Jacob Ciocci
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 14, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Jacob Ciocci is a founding member of the Paper Rad art collective and the performance group Extreme Animals.

March 27, 2014
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tina Kukielski is co-curator of the 2013 Carnegie International, with Dan Byers and Daniel Baumann.

March 27, 2014
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Ben Kinsley‘s projects have ranged from choreographing a neighborhood intervention into Google Street View, directing surprise theatrical performances inside the homes of strangers, organizing a paranormal concert series, staging a royal protest, investigating feline utopia, collecting put-down jokes from around the world, and planting a buried treasure in the streets of Mexico City (yet to be found).

March 25, 2014
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
7:00 PM

Lenka Clayton is a British conceptual artist whose work considers, exaggerates and alters the accepted rules of everyday life, extending the familiar into the realms of the poetic and absurd.

March 5, 2014
Portraits By Four Contemporary Artists

Christian Faur, Susan Moore, Karen Schmidt, Jim Winters

February 14, 2014

Fall update of our graduates and the work they are doing in the world.

December 17, 2013
Ohad Meromi detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 21, 2013
6:30 PM

Born in Israel, Meromi currently lives and works in New York City, where he is represented by Harris Lieberman Gallery.

November 14, 2013
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
7:30 PM

Artist Talk – X. Andrade (b. Ecuador) lives in New York and works in Ecuador.

November 6, 2013
Jennifer Nuss image
Visiting Artists
Friday, November 1, 2013
4:30 PM

Vail Visiting Artist Jennifer Nuss will be giving a talk Nov. 1st. She has exhibited her paintings nationally and internationally. 

October 31, 2013
Just a sampling of some of our graduates and the work they are doing in the world.
May 20, 2013
the event of a thread, 2012
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
6:30 PM

Internationally renowned visual artist creates sensory large-scale multi-media installations. 

May 14, 2013
Sophisticated Vandalism
Senior Shows
Monday, April 29, 2013 to Friday, May 3, 2013

Students are given access and install work into an abandoned school.

May 14, 2013
Intro to Photography Fall 2012 image
Student Work

Take a look a sample of student work from Intro to Photography

December 28, 2012
glenn ligon image
Visiting Artists
Saturday, November 10, 2012

Glenn Ligon spoke on his work as an artist who explores race, language, desire and identity on Thursday, Nov. 10, in the auditorium of Denison University’s Herrick Hall.

November 1, 2012
detail stick rod
Visiting Artists
Saturday, September 29, 2012

Ohio native, Michael Stickrod, artist and visiting professor of Photography and New Media, mounted an exhibition in the Bryant Arts Center Gallery, that ran from Dec 7th- January 20th, 2012. Michael also presented an artist talk on Thursday, Sept. 29, in the Cinema Building.

September 1, 2012
Heather Rowe installation
Visiting Artists
Friday, February 17, 2012
4:00 PM

Artist-in-residence, New York based sculptor Heather Rowe, gave an artist talk at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17th, in the Cinema House screening room.  Co-sponsors of the talk were the Vail Visiting Artist and Studio Art Programs.

February 1, 2012
Cohen detail image
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 17, 2011 to Friday, November 18, 2011

Vail Visiting Artist Jennifer Cohen was in residence at Denison on November 17th and 18th, 2011. She spent two days with students critiquing their work and gave an artist talk on Thursday, Nov. 17th at 7:30pm in the Burke Black Box. 

November 1, 2011
artist and the city poster
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 18, 2011

The three artists presented their artwork in 20 minute individual lectures

November 1, 2011
Jim Winters image
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Artist in residence, San Francisco based Jim Winters gave a public lecture on his work Oct 11 in Ebaugh Hall as part of a two week residency at Denison from October 8-21, 2011 that included an exhibition “From There to Here” in the Mulberry gallery, individual critiques with studio art majors and time working with Ron Abram’s printmaking class.

October 11, 2011
katmoya image
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 11, 2011

Artist In residence, Kat Marie Moya studios are based in Columbus, OH and Berlin Germany.

April 1, 2011
Graphic Interchange Format, curated by Paddy Johnson
Visiting Artists
Monday, February 14, 2011

Curator, artist, writer.

February 1, 2011
Pam Lins and Halsey Rodman image
Visiting Artists
Thursday, December 2, 2010

Artists Pam Lins was in residence at Denison the week of December 2nd, 2010.

December 12, 2010
Deviled Eggs and Doughnuts
Visiting Artists
Saturday, February 27, 2010 to Friday, March 12, 2010

"Deviled Eggs and Doughnuts" was on display in the Bryant Art Center Gallery and the two artists presented individual gallery talks in conjunction with the exhibition.

December 6, 2010
rodman detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, December 2, 2010
7:00 PM

Artists Halsey Rodman was in residence at Denison the week of December 2nd, 2010

December 2, 2010