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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.
Submissions are now open for new works by student filmmakers for Film Fest @ UC Davis 2017. Celebrating its 17th year, the committee is seeking short films no longer than eight minutes in length (including credits) by April 21. Entries are open to all UC Davis students and recent graduates.
The festival will be held May 17 and 18 at the historic Varsity Theatre in Davis and screenings will begin at 9:30 p.m.
Art professor Annabeth Rosen has received a USA Fellowship Award from United States Artists. The award carries an unrestricted $50,000 cash award. A sculptor who works in ceramics, Rosen has held the Robert Arneson Endowed Chair in the Department of Art and Art History since 1997.
The Art Building is located on Hutchison Drive, about halfway between the Memorial Union and Mrak Hall on the UC Davis campus. There is limited parking behind the building, but there is visitor parking nearby, across the Arboretum in lot VP5.