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TOM TURNER– Busy Schedule Ahead

Tom Turner (2013 MFA in Photography) has several things going on in the next few months and we have the details! Here they are in chronological order:

  • SEPTEMBER 3-30 “Lunar Calendars”: a solo exhibition at Hello Studios in San Antonio, TX. Opening reception on September 3rd from 7-10 P.M. This body of work was recently featured on Wired Magazine.

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  • SEPTEMBER 11-30 “The Altered Landscape”: an exhibition curated by Turner at the Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery in San Antonio, TX. Opening reception on September 11th from 7-10 P.M.
  • SEPTEMBER 24- OCTOBER 23 “Stop in Time”: a group exhibition at Northwest Vista College– Palmetto Center for the Arts in San Antonio, TX. Opening reception on September 24th from 11:30 A.M-1:30 P.M. 
  • OCTOBER 9- NOVEMBER 15 “Talent in Texas: New Photographic Work by Texas Artists”: a group exhibition at Fotofest and the Houston Center for Photography. Opening reception at Fotofest on October 8th from 6-8 P.M. followed by an artist talk on November 7th at 2 P.M. Opening reception at HCP on October 9th from 6-8 P.M. followed by an artist talk on October 10th at 2 P.M. Exhibition tour with Catherine Anspon the curator on November 14th at 11 A.M. which will begin at Fotofest and continue at HCP.

Turner has recently had work selected for Manifest Gallery‘s 4th International Photography Annual. The publication date has not yet been announced. Turner is currently a Resident Artist and Co-Director of the Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery in San Antonio, TX.

 

TED KINCAID – 2 Upcoming Exhibitions

Ted Kincaid (1988 BFA in Photography/Printmaking; MFA from University of Kentucky) has two upcoming exhibitions. The first of the two is a group exhibition at the Schoolhouse Gallery in Provincetown, MA. The opening reception will take place on Friday, August 7th from 6-10 PM. The exhibition will be on view from August 7th – 26th.

Kincaid’s second upcoming exhibition entitled Monday’s Romance is Tuesday’s Sad Affair will be on view at the Talley Dunn Gallery in Dallas, TX. This exhibition will be on view from August 29th – October 24th. 

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Ted Kincaid explores the creative space between painting and photography. Starting with vast catalogs of photographs he takes, he constructs entirly new visual worlds. Check out this short video piece about Kincaid and his practice.

JESSICA SAILORS–New Exhibition at R Gallery in San Antonio

Jessica Sailors (2010 BFA in Ceramics with an MFA from UTSA in 2014) has artwork in a new exhibition entitled “Ugly Pretty Things.” This is a group exhibition represents the CRITT PROJECT (Conversations Representing Individual Thoughts Together), an organization that aims to create dialogue between Texas artists through collaborations, group exhibitions, and critiques.

The exhibition will be on view at the R Gallery in San Antonio (725 South Presa, San Antonio, TX 78210) from August 7th – 29th. Sailors is currently a lecturer in the Department of Art & Art History at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

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MADISON MANNING–Artwork Accepted into Amarillo Museum of Art Juried Exhibition

Madison Manning (2015 BFA in Sculpture) has had a sculpture-work accepted into the Amarillo Museum of Art‘s exhibition Biennial – 600: Sculpture. This exhibition is the sixth in an ongoing series of juried biennial exhibitions exploring specific areas of art practice, material, and content. Biennial – 600: Sculpture consists of sculptures from artists living or working within a 600 mile radius of Amarillo. Madison’s artwork was one of 123 chosen out of more than 350 considered. The juror for the exhibition was Leigh Arnold, Assistant Curator of the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas.

The opening reception will take place on August 14th from 6:30-8:30 PM along with a gallery talk with Leigh Arnold at 7 PM. The exhibition will be on view from August 14th-October 9th.

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Madison’s piece is entitled “Public / Private,” made out of construction fencing, was installed at the museum’s entrance for the exhibition.

This installation was also chosen for this past spring’s TTU School of Art’s 28th Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition. Madison will be furthering her art education this fall by pursuing an MFA in sculpture at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces.

ROBIN KANG Summer Exhibitions & News

Robin Kang (2robin kang004 BFA in Photography) has two upcoming exhibitions. The first one is entitled Material Myth. The exhibition will be shown at the Catinca Tabacaru Gallery located at 250 Broome St., NY, NY. The opening reception will take place on Wednesday, August 5th from 6-9 PM. The exhibition dates are August 5th-September 6th.

The second exhibition is entitled Warp and Weft, Stitch Chain & Pearl: Textiles in the Ahmanson CollectionThe opening reception will take place on Saturday, August 15th at 6 PM. This exhibition will be located at 17512 Von Karman Avenue, Irvine, CA.

Robin Kang curated an exhibition this past month entitled Sunset Overdrive. The exhibition ran from July 11th-26th at the Tree House Gallery in New York.

Check out the following links for Robin Kang’s most recent press:

ANDY (ANDREA) MOON in 2-Person Show in Montana

ANDY (ANDREA) MOON, has new ceramic work in a 2-person exhibition at the O. Gallery in Livingston, Montana this month. Reception for the exhibition is tonight (Friday, July 24th).

Go (here) to read a great online essay published in July by Big Sky Journal titled “In the Studio with Andrea Moon.”

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Andy graduated from the MFA program in ceramics in 2009.  She currently lives in Red Lodge, Montana where she serves as the Residency & Communications Coordinator at the Red Lodge Clay Center.

SCOTTY HENSLER Solo Exhibition at Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery

Scotty HeScotty_Henlser-2nsler (MFA 2013) currently has a solo exhibition entitled Qualia Bacchanalia in San Antonio, TX at the Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery (1704 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX). The exhibition will be on view through July 31, 2015. Hensler currently serves as the Assistant Director for Landmark Arts, presenting exhibitions and speaker programs for the Texas Tech School of Art.

The new painted and sculptural works by Hensler investigate the construction and deconstruction of artistic representation as models of thinking. The work attempts to show Hensler’s filtering and rebuilding of cultural information and what happens when that filtered input converges with materials.

 

MIKE MOSELEY & TERRY BUMPASS– Ceramic Artists Have Two-Man Show in Lovington, New Mexico

Ceramic artists Mike Moseley and Terry Bumpass will have their artwork featured in a two-man exhibition at the Lea County Museum in Lovington, NM beginning Saturday, July 25th and continuing through October 31st. The opening reception will take place on July 25th from 5-7 PM, where both artists will be in attendance. The Lea County Museum is located at 103 South Love Street, Lovington, New Mexico 88260.
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Mike Moseleymoseley2 (1977 MFA) found his love for art while attending Texas Tech University.  Moseley held many prestigious positions after graduating including working at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts and teaching at Youngstown State University in Ohio for 35 years, during which he had his work exhibited nationally and internationally. Moseley has recently retired from teaching and moved to Ranchos de Taos, NM where he continues to create art.

bumpassTerry Bumpass (1975 MFA) grew up collecting anything and everything he could get his hands on, often building his own toys as a child. This led to his mixed-media and ceramic works today. All of his works today are one-of-a-kind; full of imagination and discovery. After graduating from Tech, Bumpass became a college teacher at Hobbs, NM then went on to become the curator of the Governor’s Gallery at the Round House in Santa Fe for 8 years. He retired and moved to Raton, NM in 2002 and is now focusing on his passion for art.

PATENT PENDING Reviewed on The Bowerbird

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Photo courtesy Victoria Marie Bee.

Jonathan Whitfill’s Patent Pending exhibition, which was presented at the Charles Adams Studio Project 5&J Gallery in July, features works by over 70 artists; any of them are School of Art alumni.

Jordann Davis, an MA in Art History candidate, has a review of the exhibition published on The Bowerbird blogsite (read here).

“Patent Pending”– Featuring Many TTU Alumni, ART Faculty, & Students

“Patent Pending” is an invitational group exhibition, organized by Jonathan Whitfill (2006 MFA in sculpture, currently lives and works in Lubbock), that includes artists from all across the U.S. along with a few international guests. Each artist was given an original book of U.S. Patents (from 1961-1965) that documented inventions and creative minds during this innovative time. The artists were then asked to make an original piece of art inspired by their particular volume. The exhibition opens on July 3rd at the Charles Adams Studio Project 5&J Gallery (602 Avenue J, Lubbock TX) from 6-9PM. 

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About 100 artists were invited; below is the list of TTU alumni participants.

Maisie Marie Alford, Pedram Baldari, Vicki Bee, Brianna Brunett, Conor Callison, Cory Chandler, Piotr Chizinski, Ryan Collins, Bryce Dallas, Hannah Dean, Kara Donatelli, Charles Dreis, David Echols, Tommy Gaudi, Annie Geddicks, B.C. Gilbert, Eddie Grisby, John Hancock, Wes Harvey, Naomi Hill, Scotty Hensler, Jaci Ross Hunt, Shree Joglekar, Jim Johnson, Joel Kiser, Madison Manning, Derrick Martin, Abed Monawar, Andy (Andrea) Moon, Lloyd W. Patterson, Jr., Ryder Richards, Kimberly Rumfelt, J. Eric Simpson,  Ian F. Thomas,  Victoria Shields, Sean Scully, Ashton Thornhill, Mark Watjen, Jeff Wheeler, Brian Wheeler, Keith Welch

See Shreepad Joglekar’s video submission below.

Current students included in the exhibition are Albert Careaga, Harrison Brooks, Brandy Gonzales, Nicolle LaMere, and Noah Wakefield.

Current and retired Art faculty include Shannon Cannings, William Cannings, Dirk Fowler, Ghislaine Fremaux, Lynwood Kreneck, Andrew Martin, Terry Morrow, Von Venhuizen, and Sara Waters.

73 artists participated in Friday evening’s presentation. Many of the artworks can be viewed via Facebook (here), or via #patentpendinglubbock.

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