What’s Happening

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
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
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
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
Ken Robinson
Visiting Artists
Friday, October 16, 2009

Sir Ken Robinson, PhD, an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, was the keynote speaker for the opening Gala of the new Bryant Arts Center at Denison.

August 3, 2009
Adam Brouillette
Visiting Artists
Monday, February 2, 2009 to Monday, March 2, 2009

Adam Brouillette, was artist and entrepreneur-in-residence throughout the months of February and March 2009.

December 31, 2008
Timothy Berg
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 to Friday, January 30, 2009

Vail Visiting Artist Timothy Berg was in residence at Denison from January 28 through the 30th.

November 14, 2008
Jeffry Mitchell
Visiting Artists
Monday, December 1, 2008 to Thursday, December 11, 2008

Sculptor, printmaker, painter and conceptual artist Jeffry Mitchell was at Denison from December 1 through 11, 2008 as a Vail Visiting Artist in residence.

November 1, 2008
gonzalez detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, February 28, 2008

Miguel Gonzalez, curator of the Museo La Tertulia in Cali, Columbia, was in residence at Denison from February 25th through the 29th. 

February 19, 2008
jeffry mitchell detail
Visiting Artists
Monday, February 4, 2008

Artist Jeffry Mitchell was in residence at Denison from February 1st through the 8th.

February 3, 2008
Hilja Keading detail
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Hilja Keading's video installations are the work of a contemporary artist who aims to evoke feelings of fear, desire, awe, beauty, and the complexities of the desire to give and receive love.

November 5, 2007