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Marie Watt : "Edson's Flag" On view at The Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery

New installation of the permanent collection at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Jeffry Mitchell: "Gold Pickle Jar" On View at The Renwick Gallery

"Gold Pickle Jar" On View at The Renwick Gallery

Jeffry Mitchell: Basket with a Skeleton glazed earthenware on view at Berkeley Museum

BAMPFA's collection will be on view in the exhibition "This Just In: Recent Acquisitions, from July 6 to September 11, 2016"...

Arnold J. Kemp: SAIC Dean of Graduate Studies

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, announced the appointment of Arnold J. Kemp as the School’s dean of graduate studies. Concurrent with this appointment, Kemp joins the faculty of the Department of Painting and Drawing as a professor. Kemp comes to SAIC from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) where he is an associate professor and the chair of the Department of Painting and Printmaking. Arnold J. Kemp has been making and exhibiting critically engaging art for 25 years while concurrently writing and publishing critical and creative texts. Since 2009, he has served as a mentor for graduate students in a full-time academic administration role at Pacific Northwest College of Art and VCU. While at VCU, Kemp introduced a rigorously diverse visiting artist lecture series, established a new curriculum and brought a global perspective to courses in professional practices for graduate students. Prior to that, he was the chair of the Master of Fine Arts in Visual Studies Program at the Pacific Northwest College of Art. He also worked as one of the founding curators of San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. “We’re thrilled to have Arnold join us as our dean of graduate studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago,” said Lisa Wainwright, SAIC’s dean of faculty and vice president of academic affairs. “The many roles he has played as an artist, curator, writer and lecturer are symbiotic with his personal research, art work and passion for preparing interdisciplinary artists for a lifetime of creative practice. Having the mindset of the artist and scholar within the School’s leadership is key to what makes SAIC, and its graduate programs in particular, so influential.”

Ellen George: PORT pick

PORT(landart.net) has selected Ellen George's current exhibition, "May", as a First Thursday Pick...

Art Market San Francisco Art Fair: booth #306,April 27th — May 1st, 2016

Art Market San Francisco, April 27th — May 1st, 2016...

Victoria Haven: Contemporary Northwest Art Awards Saturday April 23rd talk

A talk with artist Victoria Haven about the body of work exhibited in the Portland Art Museum's 2016 Contemporary Northwest Art Awards...

Marie Watt: Contemporary Art Center - Cincinnati

A group show on reinvention curated by Kate Bonansinga. April 22 through August 14, 2016 ...

Marie Watt: Oregon High Desert Museum

A new exhibit at the High Desert Museum in Bend, Oregon, explores the Works Progress Administration (WPA) highlighting the history, people and impact of the WPA and will include relevant paintings and prints from the Portland Art Museum and an immersive scene from the Great Depression as well as a monumental new work by Marie Watt commissioned by the Museum in the spirit of the WPA...