Upcoming Events

January 30, 2020

Shannon Goff art.

Shannon Goff | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

January 30, 2020 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Detroit native Shannon Goff is an artist preoccupied with the privilege of movement. She makes objects from cardboard and clay but her work, however, is heavily rooted in the practice of drawing.…

February 6, 2020

Camptown Ladies

Becca Stadtlander | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 6, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Becca Stadtlander is an illustrator and fine artist, inspired by the beauty of everyday objects, the comforts of home, and the lush colors and landscapes of far off places.  Her work is featured in…

February 13, 2020

Caruth ritual reckoning

Nicole Caruth | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 13, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Nicole J. Caruth is an independent curator and writer whose work examines place and identity. She works with contemporary artists in gallery contexts and public spaces, organizing exhibitions such…

February 20, 2020

Like a radio

Shelley Thorstensen | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 20, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Shelley Thorstensen was born in Oklahoma, and as a young child of military parents, lived in Austria and Germany, finally settling in New Jersey. She now lives in Oxford, PA and is the Director of…

February 27, 2020

Party platter back.

Michelle Erickson | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 27, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Michelle Erickson has a BFA from the College of William and Mary and is an independent ceramic artist and scholar.  Internationally recognized for her mastery of colonial era ceramic techniques her…

March 5, 2020

Bang promo

Joaquin Salim | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

March 5, 2020 at 6:30am7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

By appropriating and decomposing pharmaceutical labels, newspapers, advertising cutouts, mail packaging, old photographs and many other objects from our everyday life, Joaquin Salim has created a…

March 12, 2020

First winter

Yelena Bryksenkova | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

March 12, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Yelena Bryksenkova was born in 1988 in Saint Petersburg, Russia, grew up in Cleveland, and studied illustration at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore – receiving her BFA in…

April 2, 2020

Michael Spooner

Michael Spooner | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

April 2, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

J. Michael Spooner has worked as a concept designer in the animation industry for 35 years with such notable companies as Pixar, Walt Disney, Sony Pictures, Warner Brothers, and DreamWorks. His…