College of the Arts Events

Thursday, December 5, 2019 -
10:00am to 7:00pm

Buy handmade this holiday season! Unique gifts created by our students, including ceramics, glass, print media, textiles, jewelry/metals/enameling and more will be for sale in the CVA Gallery. Free and open to the public.

Market Hours:
Thursday, Dec. 5 / 10 am - 7 pm
Friday, Dec. 6 / 10 am - 2 pm

Location:
Center for the Visual Arts, 1st Floor
325 Terrace Dr.
Kent, Ohio

Friday, December 6, 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Buy handmade this holiday season! Unique gifts created by our students, including ceramics, glass, print media, textiles, jewelry/metals/enameling and more will be for sale in the CVA Gallery. Free and open to the public.

Market Hours:
Thursday, Dec. 5 / 10 am - 7 pm
Friday, Dec. 6 / 10 am - 2 pm

Location:
Center for the Visual Arts, 1st Floor
325 Terrace Dr.
Kent, Ohio

Friday, December 6, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:30pm

The School of Art invites you to join us as we walk through the Center for the Visual Arts to view the work of our graduate students and their studios. Studio visits will occur sequentially. We will begin as a group in the Textiles area (Room 176) and then follow the schedule listed below. Open to all.
The Center for the Visual Arts is located at 325 Terrace Drive in Kent. For more information about our graduate programs, please visit http://www.kent.edu/art/graduate-programs.

4:00 - 4:25 Textiles

4:25 - 4:50 Painting

Friday, December 6, 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Exhibition Dates: December 6, 2019 - January 11, 2020

Opening Reception:  Friday, December 6, 5-8 pm

Location: KSU Downtown Gallery, 141 E. Main St., Kent. Ohio

Friday, January 24, 2020 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

A contemporary metals exhibition inspired by tragedy, trauma and violence that celebrates the resiliency of a human spirit.  Curated in response to a Commemorative Medallion made by Philadelphia College of Art students (now University of the Arts)  in honor of the students who perished at Kent State University on May 4, 1970. Featuring: Boris Bally, Taehyun Bang, Marilyn DaSilva, Holland Houdek, Keith Lewis, Michael Nashef, Marissa Saneholtz, Stephen Saracino, Mel Someroski and Renée Zettle-Sterling.

January 24 – February 28, 2020

Reception: January 24, 5-7 p.m.

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

The School of Art presents an artist talk with Renée Zettle-Sterling, visiting artist in Jewelry/Metals/Enameling, on Friday, February 7 from 12-1 p.m. Zettle-Sterling is an Associate Professor of Art and Design at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI. The talk will take place in room 165 at the Center for the Visual Arts (325 Terrace Dr.) and is free and open to the public.

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 8:00am to Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 5:00pm

“Between Individual and Society: Social Justice Through Fashion” March 23 - 25 in Kent, Ohio | March 26 - 27 in Cleveland, Ohio https://www.iffticonference.com. The 22nd Annual IFFTI 2020 Conference will be a medium for dialogue focused on fashion’s role in personal and community expressions of social justice, activism, inclusivity, design responsibility, technology, media, and business.