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  • 2014-2015 FAA/Art + Design Portfolio Days announced
    7/24/2014

    September 27th U of Illinois College of Fine + Applied Arts Portfolio Day
    Springfield, IL
    Includes a portfolio preparation presentation and opportunity for Art + Design faculty portfolio review.
    9am – 12noon
    Registration: go.illinois.edu/FAAportfolioday


    November 1st U of Illinois College of Fine + Applied Arts Portfolio Day
    Peoria, IL
    Includes a portfolio preparation presentation and opportunity for Art + Design faculty portfolio review.
    9am – 12noon
    Registration: go.illinois.edu/FAAportfolioday

     

  • 2014 BFA Exhibition Invitation
    5/1/2014

    2014 BFA exhibition invitation

    The BFA Exhibition 2014 displays a broad range of art and design practices, which illustrate new and established technologies in material and virtual realms. This exhibition demonstrates the School’s commitment to excellence and innovation in the practice, study and teaching of the arts. It demonstrates the advantages of professional studio programs taught in conjunction with the interdisciplinary resources of a major research university. This exhibition confirms that the students and faculty in the School of Art + Design are committed to elevating and sustaining the arts as both a distinct and necessary approach to understanding, as well as a vibrant expression of diverse human experiences.

    We celebrate our 2014 graduates and the development of their intellectual and artistic goals as they embark on their careers in the arts.

  • Revitalized Memorial Garden
    5/1/2014

    Clean up group for Memorial Garden

    On April 12 and 26, 2014 a group of students and faculty from the School of Art + Design revitalized our memorial garden, just north of the Link Gallery.

  • Deke Weaver Named a Guggenheim Fellow
    4/21/2014

    Art + Design Associate Professor Deke Weaver is one of five university professors named 2014 Guggenheim Fellows. They are among 178 North American artists, scholars and scientists selected on the basis of achievement and exceptional promise from a pool of almost 3,000 applicants, according to the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

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  • Corinne May Botz - Domestic Incidents
    4/17/2014

    Corinne May Botz
    "Domestic Incidents"
    April 17, 2014 5:30PM
    62 Krannert Art Museum

    Corinne May Botz is a writer and photographer. She graduated from Milton Avery School of the Arts, Bard College, with an M.F.A. in Photography in 2007. Her work has been featured or reviewed in publications such as New York Magazine, The New York Times, Artforum, The Washington Post, and Modern Painter. She is adjunct professor at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City, as well as an instructor at the International Center of Photography, also in NYC. Themes of bodily anxieties, spatial phobias and the domestic sphere will be presented, along with a survey of Ms. Botz’s recent and current projects.