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Portrait of Hunter, 2018
He, she, they, as I observe them, a solo exhibition by Maria Monterde

April 16, 2018
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present He, she, they, as I observe them, an exhibition of mixed-media works and drawings by Art Honors candidate (2018), Maria Monterde.

Professor Pradip Malde awarded 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship

April 5, 2018
Pradip Malde is a photographer and teaches at the University of the South, Sewanee, TN. Much of his work considers the experience of loss and how it serves as a catalyst for regeneration. He is currently working in rural communities in Haiti, Tanzania and Tennessee, designing models for community development through photography.

Solitude of the Everyday, a solo exhibition by Hunter Swenson

April 3, 2018
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present Solitude of the Everyday, an exhibition of photographs by Art Honors candidate (2018), Hunter Swenson. Starting with a concern about the limits of what is expressible, at least photographically, Swenson builds this body of work around the experience of solitude.

Faculty Panel Discusses Angelica Mesiti’s Citizens Band.

March 26, 2018
The University Art Gallery is proud to host Angelica Mesiti’s Citizens Band. Mesiti’s work displays four individual and unique stories of migration through musical performances. Mesiti invites the visitor to ask questions about each individual’s performance, their environment, and the potential connections between the stories.

‘Discourse 1’, 2018, foam with sound installation
Conversations in a Plastic Room, a solo exhibition by Brook Vann

March 21, 2018
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present Conversations in a Plastic Room, an exhibition of projections, sculpture and sound by Art Honors candidate (2018), Brook Vann.

Assistant Professor Jessica Wohl’s work featured on the art website Hyperallergic

March 2, 2018
Assistant Professor Jessica Wohl's work was recently featured on the website Hyperallergic. The article highlights quilts exhibited at Quiltcon 2018 in Pasadena, California that communicate socially engaged messages and take the form of "craftivism."

El Gallo
The Rooster and the Rainbow, a solo exhibition by Ann-Manker

September 27, 2017
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at University of the South is pleased to present The Rooster and the Rainbow, an exhibition of drawings and paintings by Georgia artist Ann-Marie Manker.

Jessica Wohl, "Stars and Bars"
Assistant Professor Jessica Wohl "Love Thy Neighbor" exhibition

October 4, 2016
An exhibition of Assistant Professor Jessica Wohl's "Love Thy Neighbor" will be in the University Art Gallery from Oct. 28-Jan. 27.

Sewanee announces new opportunity for incoming students with interest in the arts

September 27, 2016
High school students who are interested in being part of Sewanee’s incoming class of 2021, and who have exceptional promise in the arts, are invited to apply for a Fellowship in the Arts.

Lauren Ruth Exhibition

September 7, 2016
The Carlos Gallery at University of the South is pleased to present Wide Receivers and Near Misses, an exhibition by artist Lauren Ruth. Ruth is a multidisciplinary artist whose sculptural works engage issues of social ritual, participation, and the body.

Art Minor Exhibition on view: April 13 – April 22, 2016

April 12, 2016
This body of work is to be viewed as a more narrowed perspective on our daily interaction with others, allowing the observer to appreciate a more specific part of the ordinary.

Yunxin Xing's Senior Honors Art Exhibition

March 24, 2016
The Department of Art and Art History is pleased to announce an artist talk for the first of our senior honors art exhibitions, Mind in Rhapsody: Drawing, Paintings, and Video by Yunxin Xing. The talk will occur this Friday, March 25 at 4:30 PM.

Jeffrey Whittle: Constructing Fables

January 26, 2016
Visiting Art Faculty Jeffrey Whittle will exhibit artwork for a five week exhibition at the Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building.

Mississippi Heard and Story Place

January 19, 2016
Children from a photography and literacy program in Grundy County visit the University Art Gallery

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Mary Stuart Hall at MINT, Atlanta

December 5, 2015
Mary Stuart Hall was featured in MINT's annual juried exhibition, Here to Go, this past January and was selected as the recipient of a solo exhibition, coming up this January 2015.

Professor Wohl at RIT

November 23, 2015
Professor Wohl at RIT

Exploring Egypt: Sewanee Professors Greg Pond (Art and Art History) and Sara Nimis (Arabic and Islam), plan a trip to Egypt during spring break 2016.

November 23, 2015
Exploring Egypt: Sewanee Professors Greg Pond (Art and Art History) and Sara Nimis (Arabic and Islam), plan a trip to Egypt during spring break 2016.

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Stomping Grounds, a collaborative drawing installation by Amanda Burnham and the University of the South art students

November 13, 2015
Stomping Grounds, a collaborative drawing installation by Amanda Burnham and the University of the South art students

Amy Johnson-Without From Within
Greg Pond and Amy Johnson exhibition

October 10, 2015
Without From Within: A Look into Patten Towers - Greg Pond and Amy Johnson exhibition

Still from Awake, Adream, Asleep. Video Projection, four-channel audio, foamcore, turntable, mirrors. 12 minutes.
Awake, Adream, Alseep, a solo exhibition by Nicki Davis

October 9, 2015
Awake, Adream, Asleep, Davis engages in a conversation between her conscious and unconscious selves, both of which promise to transport the viewer to other places.

The book of alternative photographic processes / Christopher James

September 30, 2015
The library has recently received the following book which describes a photographic printing process created by Pradip Malde, Professor of Art and Art History.

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Artist Mark Dion to visit campus, give talk in October

September 23, 2015
Internationally recognized artist Mark Dion will visit the Sewanee campus in October. He will give a public talk Oct. 9; in addition, while on campus Dion will work with students in a humanities class, Histories of Science, Vision, and Art, and will have an opportunity to explore the Domain.

Greg Clark Publication

September 1, 2015
The Library has recently received the following journal issue with an article by Gregory T. Clark, Professor of Art History .

Bill Daniel exhibition
Slab City Bulletin Board + Tri-X-Noise, two exhibitions by multimedia artist Bill Daniel

August 27, 2015
Bill Daniel exhibition: Slab City Bulletin Board + Tri-X-Noise, two exhibitions by multimedia artist Bill Daniel

The Many Lessons of Plantains

June 5, 2015
A Biehl Fellow in Haiti reflects on previous internships there with Prof. Pradip Malde

2014-2015 Art/Art History Awards Presented at Commencement

May 15, 2015
On May 10, The University of the South's 2014-15 academic year came to a close with Commencement marking graduation weekend on the Mountain. The final Convocation of the academic year included the naming of various Awards and Prizes. Two students in the Art and Art History Department were among those named.

Exhibition of work by Art Minors/Environmental Studies Arts & Humanities Majors

April 22, 2015
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at University of the South is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Art Minors/Environmental Studies Arts & Humanities Majors Monique Stitts, Bea Troxel, and Allie Horick from April 22 to April 30, 2015.

The Art Minor Exhibition Part I and II - 2015

April 16, 2015
The Art Minor Exhibition Part I: Sally Anne Greenwood, Shelby Monahan,Whitt Sellers and Amber Smith. Part II includes folios submitted for the Environmental Studies Arts and Humanities comprehensive exam.

Dr. David Lubin: Behind the Mask: WWI, Plastic Surgery, and the Modern Beauty Revolution. Thursday, April 9th at 6pm

April 6, 2015
David Lubin will deliver the talk "Behind the Mask: WWI, Plastic Surgery, and the Modern Beauty Revolution" at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 9, in Gailor Auditorium.

Beyond Classification
"Beyond Classification" in the University Art Gallery, Jan. 13-April 11, 2015

January 14, 2015
The University Art Gallery presents Beyond Classification, Jan. 13-April 11, 2015. It is a group exhibition of contemporary photography and video by women artists from Egypt, curated by Dr. Nagla Samir, of the American University in Cairo, in collaboration with Greg Pond, professor of Art and Art History at the University of the South.

ERIN MCINTOSH - Deep Blue abstract art
Artist Talk and Opening Reception for Erin McIntosh

January 13, 2015
Artist talk and opening reception Friday, January 16 at 4:30 PM The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at University of the South is pleased to present Pass Tense, an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Georgia artist Erin McIntosh, January 16-February 21, 2015.

Pradip Malde: Faculty publication in the Library

December 4, 2014
The library has recently received the following book by Pradip Malde, Professor of Art and Art History: I have gone

The Dog of My Reflection, a solo exhibition by artist Patrick DeGuira

November 14, 2014
The Dog of My Reflection, a solo exhibition by artist Patrick DeGuira from November 14-December 7, 2014. Artist talk and opening reception Friday, November, 14 at 4:30 PM at The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at University of the South . It is an exhibition of photographic works, graphic design and sculpture by Tennessee artist Patrick DeGuira.

The place you will wait for the rest of your life
The Place You Will Wait for the Rest of Your Life

October 31, 2014
The Place You Will Wait for the Rest of Your Life, solo exhibition by Greg Pond, Associate Professor of Art at The University of the South, at Seed Space, Nashville TN.

Flat Earth Unfolded Installation
FLAT EARTH UNFOLDED

October 24, 2014
The University Art Gallery presents Flat Earth Unfolded, an installation by sculpture and new media artists Greg Pond, a University Professor of Art (Department Chair); artist and musician Jesse Thompson, and ceramicist Archie Stapleton.

Exhibition: The Third Heaven - photographs from Haiti 2006-2012

September 24, 2014
The University Art Gallery opens the 2013–14 exhibition season with Pradip Malde’s The Third Heaven, Photographs from Haiti, 2006-2012, on view from Sept. 3 through Oct. 18.

Transparency and Impressions: 2014 graduating exhibition by Sewanee art majors

April 6, 2014
Please join us for a series of events celebrating the exhibition.

Sally Mills ‘13 featured in Visual Language Magazine

November 18, 2013
Sally Mills ‘13 featured in Visual Language Magazine....

Sewanee Trails and Coves, paintings by Sewanee alumnus and architect Tony Winters

September 26, 2013
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present Sewanee Trails and Coves

Dr. Gregory Clark delivers presentation at Harvard University

September 26, 2013
Dr. Gregory Clark recently presented his research at the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University in conjunction with the upcoming release of his book Art in a Time of War: The Master of Morgan 453 and Manuscript Illumination in Paris during the English Occupation: 1419-1435

Art History Majors Deliver Presentations
Art History Majors deliver presentations at the ACA-UNCA Undergraduate Research Symposium

September 21, 2013
Wallis Ahern C'13 and Chloe Nigro C'14 delivered presentations on their research at the 2013 ACA-UNCA Undergraduate Research Symposium in Asheville, NC.