Martha Gault Art Gallery
In Honor of Koloman Sokol
February 25th through March 28th 2019
The Martha Gault Art Gallery announces the exhibition, "In Honor of Koloman Sokol" featuring twenty-five unique prints created by and published by the Printmaking Department of the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, in December 1992. This portfolio was published as a tribute to the Slovak printmaker Koloman Sokol on the occasion of this 90th birthday. Koloman Sokol (1902 -2003) was a prominent Slovak artist, whose influence on Slovak graphic arts is considered seminal. The exhibition includes the poem "Dying Fledging" by Milan Rufus, the Slovakian poet nominated three times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Original artworks representing a wide range of traditional and contemporary Printmaking techniques. Selected from The Art Department's Permanent Collection.
Opening Reception: Monday, February 25th 5:00pm - 7:00 pm
2019 Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition
April 1st through April 18th 2019
Awards Reception Tuesday April 2 at 5:30 PM
Students may submit artwork to be juried, on Thursday, March 28th, between 1 and 4 pm.
Guest Artist and Curator, Rachel Saul Rearick, the Arts and Culture Manager at Pittsburgh International Airport will jury. Rearick oversees Art in the Airport program, "Creating a Sense of Place", and the PIT Performing Arts series. She holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Printmaking with a minor in Art History, and a Master's Degree in Public Administration.
Rearick will choose the artwork and award four prizes, First, Second, Third and Honorable Mention. Prize winners will be announced during the Award Reception:
Tuesday April 2, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Spring 2019 BFA Senior Project Exhibitions
Finding Balance by Myah Merhaut
Fragments from Inside by Erikka Spaid
April 22 - 25
Opening Reception: April 23rd 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Seeing Faces in Empty Spaces by Amanda Lyon
Unapologetically Loud by Chelsey Werner
April 29 - May 2
Opening Reception: April 30th 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm