What’s Happening

Monday, March 2, 2015 to Saturday, March 7, 2015

Come hear about the work of artist Mad Mohre '08

Posted Date: February 13, 2015
Artist Talk - Jen Davis
Visiting Artists
Monday, March 9, 2015
6:30 PM

Vail Visiting Artist Jen Davis will be giving an artist talk on Monday, March 9th, at 6:30pm in Higley Auditorium.

Posted Date: February 23, 2015
Shelley Thorstensen
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Vail Visiting Artist Shelley Thorstensen will be giving an artist talk on Wednesday, March 4th, at 6:30pm in the Knapp Performance Space.

Posted Date: February 22, 2015

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 3, 2014
Empty Bowls Soup Sale
Thursday, November 13, 2014
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Buy a bowl of soup; keep the empty bowl!

Posted Date: October 31, 2014
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
6:30 PM

Roberts is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Cinema at Denison University.

Posted Date: October 31, 2014
Artist Laura Letinsky
Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:30 PM

Artist Talk on Thursday, October 23

Posted Date: October 21, 2014
Monday, November 3, 2014
4:30 PM

Vail Visiting Artist Jeffry Mitchell will present an artist’s talk at 4:30 on Monday, Nov. 3.

Posted Date: October 20, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
5:00 PM

Denison University’s Bowl-A-Thon, a bowl-making event complete with refreshments and live music, takes place from 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24.

Posted Date: October 20, 2014
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.

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: July 10, 2014

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

Posted Date: June 9, 2014
"The You and The I"
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.

Posted Date: 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 Artwork

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.

Posted Date: 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

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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).

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: March 5, 2014
Portraits By Four Contemporary Artists

Christian Faur, Susan Moore, Karen Schmidt, Jim Winters

Posted Date: February 14, 2014

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

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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. 

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: September 22, 2013
Just a sampling of some of our graduates and the work they are doing in the world.
Posted Date: 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. 

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: 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.

Posted Date: April 1, 2013