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Interior Design Seniors Stage May 13 Showcase

April 15, 2016

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents the BFA senior thesis exhibition from the Department of Interior Design, featuring work by Bachelor of Fine Arts degree candidates Thera Barnes, Laura Chytrowsky, Darissa Schilli on Friday, May 13, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the Fine Art/Photography exhibit node. The exhibition with reception (free and open the public) showcases … (more)

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Interior Design 2016 Winners Announced

January 26, 2016

Congratulations to the winners of the 19th annual Interior Design Student Exhibition! Cheryl Gulley, associate professor and chair of the Interior Design department, announced the winners during a reception on January 25.All Watkins Interior Design majors were eligible to submit projects (created since Spring 2015) in eight categories: Residential, Commercial, Introductory Presentation Skills, Intermediate Presentation Skills, Lighting or … (more)

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RESCHEDULED: Interior Design Will Honor Best at Monday, January 25 Reception

January 21, 2016

Owing to weather, the Interior Design Student Exhibit is being extended. Join us for the closing night awards reception on Monday, January 25, beginning at 5:30 pm. Watkins will recognize the best of the year at an awards reception for the 19th annual Interior Design Student Exhibit, a juried show featuring works by Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior … (more)

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Celebrate Parish-Hadley’s Legacy with December 6 Discussion and Book Signing

November 4, 2015

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film will present a discussion of “The Genius of Albert Hadley and Sister Parish” and a book signing for Parish-Hadley Tree of Life: An Intimate History of the Legendary Design Firm on Sunday, December 6, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Icon of 20th century taste Albert Hadley (1920-2012) was … (more)

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Interior Design Showcases Senior Projects May 15

May 5, 2015

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents the BFA senior thesis exhibition from the Department of Interior Design, featuring work by Bachelor of Arts degree candidates Hannah Chandler, Whitney Garnier and Catherine Soudoplatoff on Friday, May 15, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the school’s Interior Design wing. The exhibition and reception, free and open the public, showcase portfolios … (more)

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Kevin Dietz Draws Swaney Prize 2015

March 26, 2015

Fine Art major Kevin Dietz, a sophomore from Memphis, was awarded the 2015 Robb Swaney Prize for Excellence in Visual Expression during judging held on March 12. Established in 2006 by Mary Jane Swaney in memory of her husband, noted Nashville architect Charles Robb Swaney, the $1,000 cash prize honors a student who produced “visual designs … (more)

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Interior Design Tabs Year’s Best at January 23 Reception

January 15, 2015

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film will recognize the best of the year at an awards reception for the 18th annual Interior Design Student Exhibit, a juried show featuring works by Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design degree candidates, on Friday, January 23, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. … (more)

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Watkins Serves Best Work at Currey Juried Show, Opening February 5

January 5, 2015

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film will present the 2015 Currey Juried Student Show, featuring outstanding work in fine art, film, graphic design, interior design and photography, from February 5–March 12 in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery on campus. An opening reception and awards presentation will be held on Thursday, February 5, from 5:30 … (more)

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NCIDQ Prep Workshop Set for July 18-20

May 15, 2014

The Watkins Interior Design department will host a preparatory workshop this summer in advance of the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exam this fall. The weekend workshop — Friday through Sunday, July 18-20 — is designed to help prepare for the IDFX, IDPX and practicum portions of the NCIDQ exam. Instructor is Phyllis Moore, FASID, NCIDQ, RID. The workshop … (more)

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Interior Design Presents Senior Exhibition May 16

May 9, 2014

Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents the BFA senior thesis exhibition from the Department of Interior Design, featuring work by Bachelor of Arts degree candidates Emily Hill, Lorraine Nwofia, Reinalisa Santoyo and Whitney Youngblood on Friday, May 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nashville Civic Design Center (138 Second Avenue North, Suite 106). The exhibition and … (more)