Jurors Announced for Annual Competition in Ten Categories
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents Split & Twisted, the school’s annual juried graphic design student exhibition, from October 25–November 9 in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery on campus.
Split & Twisted’s opening night reception, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, is free and the public is invited.…more
Handmade & Bound Closes the Books on ‘Familiar Relics’ Exhibition
With Panel Discussion and Reception Oct. 19
Book artists and booksellers take on “Off the Shelf: Book Culture in the Digital Age”
Artists' books show runs through October 20 in Currey Gallery
Winners of the book arts exhibition Familiar Relics were announced during an opening night reception on October 5 in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film.
Staged in association with the second annual Handmade & Bound Nashville book arts festival (Oct. 4-6 at Watkins), Familiar Relics features more than 30 works that speak to the familiarity and evolution of the book. …more
Chris Cheney of Sawtooth Printhouse created the posters (at left) for the 2012 Handmade & Bound festival, coming up October 4-6 on the Watkins campus. Sawtooth's mission is "to create beautifully crafted, custom designs that represent the history and high quality of traditional printmaking" -- mission accomplished! A limited supply of posters and event T-shirts will be on sale during the festival.
About Handmade & Bound…more
The Handmade & Bound Nashville book arts festival presents “Familiar Relics,” a juried exhibition of handmade artists’ books, from October 5–20 in the Brownlee O. Currey Jr. Gallery on the campus of Watkins College of Art, Design & Film. Staged in association with the annual H&BN celebration of handmade books and independent publications, the show will feature more than 30 works that speak to the familiarity and evolution of the book:…more
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film has made three faculty appointments for the 2012-2013 academic year, it was announced by Joy McKenzie, interim dean.
Joining as Visiting Faculty are Will Tucker, in the Department of Fine Art; Adán De La Garza, in the Department of Photography; and Sam Dalton, in the Film School.
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents Trio, a mixed media exhibition featuring work from faculty artists Cody Arnall, Adán De La Garza and Alethea Norene, from September 6–28 in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery on campus.
Registration ongoing for adult classes in painting, film, graphic design,
interior design, photography and book arts
Registration is currently open for Watkins College of Art, Design & Film’s Community Education Fall 2012 session, with half of its offerings in 3-D design, drawing & painting, film, graphic design, interior design, photography and print, paper, book presented for the first time.…more