What’s Happening

Don Colley
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Don Colley will visit Denison and Granville and record the sights he sees in sketchbooks which will be on view to the public on Wednesday, Sept. 17.

September 12, 2014
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
tina
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
Ben
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
Lenka
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
Alumni

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
Alison Bechdel
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, October 22, 2013

A lecture by cartoonist and writer Alison Bechdel, presenting her life and work as a cartoonist and writer.

September 22, 2013
Alumni
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
Jennifer Anable
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 29, 2013
7:00 PM

Jennifer's work is the confluence of architectural environments and personal strategies involving place and space.

April 1, 2013
Charles Fairbanks
Visiting Artists
Thursday, March 7, 2013
7:00 PM

Charles Fairbanks is a wrestler and filmmaker.

March 1, 2013
Art & Politics poster
Visiting Artists
Thursday, February 21, 2013
7:00 PM

The spark that sets the prairie on fire

February 15, 2013
Intro to Photography Fall 2012 image
Student Work

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

December 28, 2012
Peter Welz
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

German artist Peter Welz shared his work, in which he fuses sculpture and architecture with his interest in the figure through video projections.

November 18, 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
Leeza Meksin detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

Artist Leeza Meksin screened her documentary “Balka” and talked about the experience of producing the film.

November 1, 2012
Pearl C. Hsiung detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

Los Angeles based Artist Pearl C Hsiung talked about her paintings and videos on November 1st .

October 28, 2012
Melissa Woods
Visiting Artists
Friday, October 12, 2012 to Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Columbus based artist Melissa Vogley Woods maintains a diverse multidisciplinary practice that crosses between painting, drawing, sculpture, video and installation.

October 1, 2012
Roman Luther
Visiting Artists
Thursday, October 4, 2012
7:00 PM

Dona Nelson”s paintings can be identified by its bold use of color and experimentation with texture.

September 12, 2012