Events Archive

Caroline Gore in collaboration with Mary Whalen, Revenir (performed), tintype, 2013

Caroline Gore (Visiting Artist Lecture Series)

Friday, March 4, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Philadelphia-based artist Caroline Gore will deliver a lecture at noon on Friday, March 4 in the Art Building, room 202.

Caroline Gore Workshop

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 2:15pm

Visiting artist Caroline Gore will lead a jewelry/metals/enameling workshop Thursday, March 3, at 2 p.m. in the Center for the Visual Arts, room 222. To reserve a spot, email Demitra Thomloudis.

Photo of Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan's "Face Value" Downtown Gallery Reception

Thursday, January 21, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Legendary musician Bob Dylan will have some of his visual arts output exhibited at Kent State University’s Downtown Gallery in early 2016. “Face Value,” a collection of twelve large portraits drawn in pastel, will run Jan. 21 - March 5 at the Downtown Gallery, located at 141 E. Main St. in Kent. There will be an opening reception Jan. 21 from 5 to 7 p.m.; both the exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.

Photo of Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan's "Face Value" Downtown Gallery

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 5:00pm to Saturday, March 5, 2016 - 7:00pm

Legendary musician Bob Dylan will have some of his visual arts output exhibited at Kent State University’s Downtown Gallery in early 2016. “Face Value,” a collection of twelve large portraits drawn in pastel, will run Jan. 21 - March 5 at the Downtown Gallery, located at 141 E. Main St. in Kent. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

Fandom216 artwork

Fandom216 at Waterloo Arts in Cleveland

Sunday, January 10, 2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Fandom 216: The Art of Sports in NE Ohio opens this Sunday at Waterloo Arts (15605 Waterloo Rd. Cleveland) with a special Tailgate Opening Reception from 1-4pm. Artists Dana Depew, Liz Maugans (both KSU-SoA alumni) Michael Loderstedt have been working on this project for well over a year.

Print by senior Casey Engelhart, 2015

Open Studios & Holiday Card Printathon

Friday, December 11, 2015 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Ceramics, drawing, glass, jewelry/metals/enameling, painting, printmaking and sculpture will all be hosting open studios Friday, Dec. 11, from 5 to 8 p.m. Faculty members and graduate students will be on hand to give tours and demonstrations as well as answer any questions. All are welcome!

Ceramic mugs made by Kent State students and faculty

"Mugathon" Ceramic Cup Sale

Thursday, December 10, 2015 -
12:30pm to 5:00pm

The ceramics program at the Kent State University School of Art, in conjunction with Ceramics Club, will host a unique two-day cup sale Dec. 9 and 10. The sale will take place 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 and 12:30 - 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 on the first floor of the Kent Student Center.

Ceramic mugs made by Kent State students and faculty

"Mugathon" Ceramic Cup Sale

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

The ceramics program at the Kent State University School of Art, in conjunction with Ceramics Club, will host a unique two-day cup sale Dec. 9 and 10. The sale will take place 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 and 12:30 - 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 on the first floor of the Kent Student Center.

Image taken from the video Historias en la Camioneta by Mary Jenea Sanchez, 2011

John-Michael Warner (Friday Lecture Series)

Friday, December 4, 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

John-Michael Warner, assistant professor of art history at the Kent State University School of Art, presents "The U.S.-Mexico Borderlands and the Limits of Photography and Film" as part of the school's ongoing Friday lecture series. The lecture will take place Friday, Dec. 4, at noon in the Art Building, Room 202.

Darius Steward, "BAC N 4th," watercolor on Yupo paper, 2015

Darius Steward: BAC N 4th - Opening Reception

Thursday, November 19, 2015 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Kent State School of Art’s Downtown Gallery will spotlight work by Cleveland artist Darius Steward in an upcoming solo exhibition. “BAC N 4th” will run Nov. 17 - Dec. 19, with a reception Thursday, Nov. 19, from 5 to 7 p.m. Both the exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.

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