Art Studio MFA candidates Mike Cole and Jodi Connelly have been selected as contributing artists in the 2017 MFA Slide Slam Now. The event is held at the Root Division Gallery in San Francisco and showcases the work of Bay Area MFA candidates and offers an opportunity for professional development in which emerging artists gain exposure and meet and interact with audiences.
The artists in the UC Davis Art Studio MFA Program host an “Open Studios” evening on Friday, April 7, 7 to 9 p.m. The free event is open to all and takes place in TB-9 and the Main Art Graduate Building, which is adjacent to the Art Annex.
The graduate students invite all to roam through their studios to explore their creative output.
“Lead Out” showcases art created by UC Davis faculty and staff whose work leads and inspires students. This exhibition opens Thursday, March 16 at 7 p.m. in the Basement Gallery, room 60 on the lower level of the Art Building. The exhibition which runs through April 3 is free and open to all.
“Who Is U.S?” explores and honors the diverse identities of artists in America. This timely exhibition opens on Inauguration Day, Friday, Jan. 20 at 7 p.m. in the Basement Gallery on the lower level of the Art Building. The exhibition is free and open to all.
The Davis Art Salon is a contest for the local art community created and hosted by the Art History Club.
Here is how it goes….
As a club we choose a theme for the salon-style show.
We advertise and receive submissions from the local community.
We put together a show of around 15 artists.
The local art community votes for their favorite piece.
The winner gets a two-week solo show organized by the club.
We start all over again next quarter!