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Stills from FEAST: a ballet
Stills from FEAST: a ballet
Stills from FEAST: a ballet
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 4:15pm
Corrie Slawson, MFA alumna and part-time professor in painting and drawing, is serving as the Executive Producer of “FEAST: a ballet” which will make its online debut the day after Thanksgiving on Nov. 27. The original concept fo...
Lauren Luna in her studio and her painting
Lauren Luna in her studio and her painting
Lauren Luna in her studio and her painting
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 4:55pm
Lauren Luna (B.F.A. ’00, Painting) has let nothing get in her way of her goal of making a living as an artist. Born in Columbus, Ohio, she moved to New York City shortly after graduating Kent State University with her B.F.A. and then ultimately to the city of Houston, Texas in 20...
Diana Al-Hadid (left) and her sculpture Phantom Limb on the right
Diana Al-Hadid (left) and her sculpture Phantom Limb on the right
Diana Al-Hadid (left) and her sculpture Phantom Limb on the right
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 3:50pm
Internationally known sculptor and Kent State alumna Diana Al-Hadid (BA ’03, BFA ’03) was on the cover of Vogue Italia, as one of the "100 People, 100 S...
Giuseppe Tejeiro
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 10:02am
Graduate violinist Giuseppe Tejeiro has been offered the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra/University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) Diversity Fellowship. He is the second string student from Kent State to be off...
Will Riddle works on his Supima collection in the Kent Fashion Design Studio in 2013. (Photo by Bob Christy, Kent State University)
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 8:47am
It is rare to have two contestants from the same alma mater competing on the same season of a reality show, but that is exactly what viewers saw during the March 27 premier of Amazon Prime's new original fashion design competition series, "Making the Cut."

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