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Exhibition of Italian Prints and Drawings on View at the Georgia Museum of Art

Author: artdaily.org

"The Art of Disegno: Italian Prints and Drawings from the Georgia Museum of Art" is on view at the Georgia Museum of Art through August 7. The exhibition features 53 works on paper produced in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. 

Guest curators Babette Bohn, professor of art history at Texas Christian University, and Robert Randolf Coleman, associate  professor of art history at the University of Notre Dame, chose these prints and drawings from the collections of GMOA and Giuliano Ceseri because they provide rare insight into the training, working habits and creative process of artists. Read More

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Graphic and Industrial Design MFAs Accept New Positions

Author: Heather Rhoda

We are pleased to announce that even more of our graduating MFA students have accepted faculty and consultancy positions. Aaron Huffman will soon be joining the faculty at his alma mater, Cedarville University, as an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design. After graduation, MFA candidate Charlotte Lux plans to join a Chicago-based consultancy, IA Collaborative, where she had the opportunity to intern last summer.

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Students reflect on Italian Drawings Seminar

Author: Heather Rhoda

On April 19th, students in the Italian Drawings Seminar had a chance to meet with Jack Reilly, Snite Museum of Art benefactor and advisory council member.  Under the direction of Dr. Robert Randolf Coleman, undergraduate and graduate students researched sixteen Italian drawings dating from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries, most of which were given to the Snite Museum of Art by Mr. Reilly. During the informal meeting, Mr. Reilly talked with the students about their experience in the seminar, how they conducted their research, and what they learned in the process. The seminar culminated in catalogue of essays written by the students.  The drawings are on display until May 22 in the Scholz Family Works on Paper Gallery in the Snite Museum of Art.…

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Brigid Mangano named runner up for 2011 Undergraduate Library Research Award

Author: Heather Rhoda

Brigid Mangano’s Honors Thesis in Art History, “Guillaume Bodinier and the Meaning(s) of ‘Italianness’ in Nineteenth Century France," has been selected as a runner up for the 2011 Undergraduate Library Research Award.  

Brigid will be presented with the cash award of $500 on Friday at the Undergraduate Research Conference.

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ND Design Students in the News

Author: Heather Rhoda

The College of Arts and Letters has recently written a few news stories on some recent accomplishments by our design students. Check them out!

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