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Alumna, Caryl Church with her art students in the classroom
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 2:51pm
Caryl Church, alumna of the Art Education program at Kent State University School of Art, has received an Outstanding Art Teacher Award from the North East Region Ohio Art Education Association (OAEA). Church earned both her B.A. and M.A. in Art Education from the School of Art a...
Dara Ronli Alper BFA Thesis Exhibition - Glass
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 3:19pm
Undergraduate student, Dara Ronli Alper, was awarded a residency at Autonoma Factory in Murano, Italy, a city known for its rich history in the glass industry. The residency was awarded from the Pilchuck Glass School supported by Laguna B to only six candidates from around the wo...
Center for the Visual Arts
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 3:44pm
The Center for the Visual Arts, which had its grand opening in 2016, was recently awarded the ALA (Association of Licensed Architects) Merit Award in the Institutional category.  The 2017 ALA awards honored two...
Taryn McMahon, Barricade and Border, 2017
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 3:17pm
Assistant Professor in Print Media, Taryn McMahon, has been included in three group juried and invitational exhibitions. The first is "Tiny Acts Topple Empires," curated by Heather Darcy Bhandari, and is on display through June 2 in the...
Stark Scholarship winners with representatives from the foundation
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
On April 13, 2018 the School of Art hosted the Scholarship Award Ceremony where undergraduate and graduate students received over $42,000 in funds for tuition, travel study and artist residencies.  Thank you to all the donors who made this possible!
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:12pm
As we near the end of another lively and eventful academic year, our students have begun to decide where they will be spending their summer and, for those graduating in May, where they will head to next. Many of our students have been accepted into prestigious, highly competitive...
Lindsey James and Joe Scanlan
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:43pm
Have you ever thought about building your own coffin?  This may seem like one of the most bizarre DIY projects, but one of the School of Art’s graduate students explored this possibility through a book she discovered during one of her classes. Lindsey James, M.F.A. student in Tex...
KSU Orchestra and Choirs
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:02pm
The KSU Orchestra and Choirs join together to conclude the School of Music’s 2017-18 season on Sun., May 6 at 3 p.m. in Cartwright Hall’s University Auditorium. This annual concert brings together nearly 200 musicians to present masterworks for choir and orchestra. This year’s ev...
Kent Wind Ensemble
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 3:56pm
Kent State Bands presents their final concert of the 2017-18 season on Fri., May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at University Auditorium in Cartwright Hall. This free concert will feature the Kent Wind Ensemble, directed by Jesse Leyva, and the Olmsted Falls High School Wind Symphony, directed b...
Frank Wiley and Noa Even
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 3:59pm
New Music at Kent State presents the final concert of the 2017-18 New Music Series on Sat., April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall. This free concert will feature the music of composer and faculty member Frank Wiley who is retiring after 39 years at Kent State. Ludwig Recit...