They met as students at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film in Nashville, Tennessee. Jaime Raybin, Jenny Luckett, Mahlea Jones, Janet Heilbronn, Iwonka Waskowski and Quinn Dukes sensed a connection between their artwork. Sharing a similar artistic language and a curiosity of materials, all were interested in making work with personal resonance in a conceptual manner. Soon after these creative relationships were apparent, the six came together to create the art group, Off the Wall.…more
Watkins Alumnus Brian Hallett (Film-Directing '08), along with Laura Faber and Ken Smith of Fox-17 Nashville, recently won a Regional Emmy in the Continuing Coverage category for their news feature "Service & Sacrifice." This is Hallett's second nomination and first win. He graduated with a BFA in Film/Directing from Watkins last spring, after putting himself through film school while working as a videographer for Fox 17.…more
Jock Sturges, Internationally known and sometime controversial photographer and mentor to Fine Arts student Camille Jackson, will speak about his work tomorrow, January 14th at 6:00 in the Watkins Theater. There will be a reception for the artist at 5:30. Please join us.…more
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The 12th Annual Interior Design Student Exhibition, It's Not a Trend...It's Here To Stay, opens with a reception on Thursday, January 15, from 5:30-8pm in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery on campus This event is free and open to the public.
Window or Aisle: Work by students at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film
Space 204, Ingram Studio Art Center, Vanderbilt University. www.vanderbilt.edu
Show runs January 7-14.
Opening Reception January 8, 4-6pm.
Exhibiting student and alumni artists from Watkins include Adolfo Davila, Stephanie Brooke West, Lisa Deal, Nick Stolle, Erin Plew, Kelly Bonadies, Mandy Stoller, Caylee Griffis and more.
This reception will take place concurrently with a reception for Birmingham, AL artist Gary Chapman.
The Watkins Film School at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film will hold an open casting call for its spring film projects on Friday, January 16th from 4-8pm and Saturday, January 17th from 10am - 2pm. The auditions will take place at the College located at 2298 Rosa L. Parks Blvd.
To schedule an appointment, send an email to [email protected] Please include a requested date and time in your email. Walk-ins will also be accepted.
This Saturday, one night only - "Done Made", featuring the following
students at Watkins:
Mandy Stoller and Myrna Talbot. Reception: Saturday, Dec. 13th from
6-9pm, 226 3rd Ave. North. For more information contact Kristi
Hargrove at 277.7419.
Image by Nick Stolle.
The Senior Photography BFA Exhibition for Lisa Deal, Shauna Currier and Jennifer Campbell will open on Friday, December 5 with a reception from 6-8pm in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery on campus.
For more information, please click here.