2009

Arts Xtravaganza

 

December 4, 2009



Where: Fine Arts Center

Time: 6 PM to 10 PM

Exhibitions, Theater, Arts Demonstrations, Music, Readings, Dance and Holiday Gift Sales.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

59th Annual Faculty/Staff Exhibition

 

December 4 through December 15, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery

An opportunity to appreciate the efforts of some of the finest artists in this region, this exhibition presents work in a wide range of media by current and emeriti faculty and current staff members of the School of Art. 

Exhibition opening, Friday, December 4, 6.00 pm

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

Southern Graphics Council Traveling Exhibition

 

November 21 through December 13, 2009



Where: Willard Wankelman Gallery, BGSU

Friday, November 20, Panel Discussion with the Artists at 5 pm in Room 204 Fine Arts Center followed by a Reception for the Artists in the Gallery.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

Collaboration Across the Arts: A Workshop with Poet Lois Roma-Deeley and Artist Beth Shadur

 

October 17, 2009



Where: Wood County District Public Library and Art-A-Site in Bowling Green

Time: 9 AM

Pre-registration required.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

The Poetic Dialogue Exhibition

 

October 17 through November 19, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery

Thirty-one artist and poet pairs collaborate with remarkable results in this exhibit curated by Beth Shadur.

Closed November 11 for Veterans Day.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

Contemporary India

 

October 17 through November 13, 2009



   

Where: Willard Wankelman Gallery

BGSU Galleries present Contemporary India, a multi-media exhibition showcasing work by 10 artists from India and by those of Indian origin, addressing questions of authenticity, iconicity, tradition, modernity and influence of westernization & technology in contemporary Indian art. 

The exhibition is curated by Shaurya Kumar, Assistant Professor of Art at Bowling Green State University 

Opening reception Oct 16, 2009 8 - 10 pm 

Closed November 11 for Veterans Day 

Image Credits (clockwise)

Exhibition Poster 

Anupam Sud
Olympia

M. R. Renjan
"Reverberating Echoes" - C Set of 9 

Simrin Mehra Agarwal
Metamorphosis of a Human Hologram

 

 

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

Poets & Artists

 

October 16, 2009



Where: Grounds for Thought in Bowling Green

Time: 9 PM to 10 PM

Poet Lois Roma-Deeley and Artist/Curator Beth Shadur, participants in the Poetic Dialogue Exhibition, will discuss and demonstrate their collaboration.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

Gala Exhibition Opening Receptions

 

October 16, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman Galleries

Time: 8 PM to 10 PM

Opening reception for The Poetic Dialogue and Contemporary India exhibitions.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

ARTalks: Anupam Sud: Four Decades

 

October 16, 2009



 

Where: Olscamp Room 101A

Time: 6 PM to 7 PM

Lecture by Anupam Sud, honored professor and accomplished artist followed by an Indian Dance Performance. 

Image credits:
Anupam Sud
"Olympia"

Contact: Shaurya Kumar 
E-mail: kumars@bgsu.edu

 

FOCUS Artist Reception and Award Ceremony

 

October 4, 2009



Where: Fine Arts Center Gallery Lobby and Olscamp Hall 115

Reception and Awards for the juried exhibition of the best high school artwork from Northwest Ohio & Southeast Michigan.

Artists Reception: Noon - 1:00 pm, Fine Arts Center Gallery Lobby
Awards Ceremony: 1:30 - 2:30 pm, Olscamp Hall 115

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

Artist talk: Nick Sistler

 

September 25, 2009



Where: 204 Fine Arts Center

Time: 7 PM to 8 PM

Nick Sistler, respected Chicago artist will speak about his work followed by a reception for the artists in the gallery. 

Image credits: 
Nick Sistler
"Two Candles"

Contact: Jacqueline Nathan 
E-mail: galleries@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-937-2852

 

FOCUS

 

September 5 through October 4, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery

A juried exhibition of the best high school artwork from Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.

Sunday, October 4
Artists Reception: Noon - 1:00 pm, Fine Arts Center Gallery Lobby
Awards Ceremony: 1:30 - 2:30 pm, Olscamp Hall 115

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

UpScaled/DownSized: grand, intimate and meticulous works of art

 

August 28 through October 4, 2009



 

Where: Willard Wankelman Gallery

Drawings and paintings by 14 artists who portray big subjects in small formats. All are 12 x 12 inches or less.

Artist talk: Friday, September 25, Nick Sistler, respected Chicago artist, 7 pm, 204 Fine Arts, followed by a reception for the artists in the Gallery.

Image credits:
Louise LeBourgeois 
"River Run"

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu
Phone Number: 419-372-8525

 

NOWOH Art Show

 

July 18 through August 1, 2009



Where: BGSU Fine Art Center Galleries

 

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu

 

PRIZM Art-A-Fair

 

May 28 through June 20, 2009



 

Where: BGSU Fine Art Center Galleries

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 28, 6-8 p.m. Hours: Thursday & Friday, 1-8 p.m., Saturday 1-4 p.m. Prizm is a non-profit organization that seeks to raise arts awareness for artists and authors in Northwest Ohio. Art-A-Fair is their major annual art show for artist members.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu

 

5th District Congressional Art Competition

 

May 16, 2009



Where: BGSU Fine Art Center Galleries

Time: 9 AM to 11 AM

Schedule of Events 

9:00 Galleries open
10:00-10:30 Presentation of Awards, Congressman Bob Latta
10:30-11:30 Reception for the Artists (punch & cookies)
11:30 Pick up artwork

For information about this High School Art Competition: http://latta.house.gov/congart.shtml 

All entrants must fill out the Student Information and Release Form:art2009Student_Release_Form.pdf 

Every spring, the U. S. House of Representatives hosts a national Congressional Art Competition. This competition helps promote arts awareness by recognizing high school artists all across the country, and this year BGSU has the pleasure of hosting the 5th District''s first annual competition. The winner in each district will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington for one year.

Contact: Jacqui Nathan 
E-mail: jnathan@bgsu.edu

MFA Thesis Exhibition II

 

April 24 through May 3, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan, Willard Wankelman and Bowen-Thompson Student Union Galleries

 

The thesis work by Masters of Fine Arts Candidates is always an impressive tribute to the high standards of the BGSU School of Art faculty and the vision, inventiveness and technical excellence of these students as they begin to make their mark in the professional world.

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 24, 7-9 p.m.

 

Contact: Jacqueline Nathan 

 

MFA Thesis Exhibition I

 

April 4 through April 19, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan, Willard Wankelman and Bowen-Thompson Student Union Galleries

 

The thesis work by Masters of Fine Arts Candidates is always an impressive tribute to the high standards of the BGSU School of Art faculty and the vision, inventiveness and technical excellence of these students as they begin to make their mark in the professional world.

Opening Reception: Friday, April 10, 7-9 p.m.

 

Contact: Jacqueline Nathan 

 

BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition

 

March 22 through April 5, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan, Willard Wankelman and Bowen-Thompson Student Union Galleries

 

This selection of work by students graduating with a Baccalaureate in Fine Arts degree is always a remarkable display of talent and creative spirit.

Opening Reception at all three venues: Saturday March 21, 7-9:30 p.m.

Link to the Exhibition Prospectus

 

Contact: Jacqueline Nathan 

 

Annual Undergraduate Art & Design Exhibition

 

February 8 through March 1, 2009



Where: Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman Galleries

 

A delightfully diverse juried selection of art in all media by freshman, sophomore, junior and senior students in the BGSU School of Art.

Opening Reception: Sunday, February 8, 2-4 p.m.

Open Monday, February 16 for President's Day

Link to the Exhibition Prospectus

 

Contact: Jaqueline Nathan