The Gallery of Visual Arts is the School of Art’s main gallery located in the Social Science building.  Here is the schedule for Fall semester 2009:

Gallery of Visual Arts and Visiting Artist Schedule

Fall 2009

(as of September 1, 2009)

August 7-October 23, 2009

Capture the Moment:  The Pulitzer Prize Photographs

(Meloy and Paxson Galleries, PARTV, and Gallery of Visual Arts)

September 3, 2009, 8 pm, Montana Theatre, PARTV Center

Lecture by Michel DuCille, two-time Pulitzer winner and Assistant Managing Editor for Photography for the Washington Post, UM President’s Lecture Series

September 9, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Mary Virginia Swanson, sponsored by Rocky Mountain School of Photography, School of Journalism and School of Art

September 21, 2009, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Lecture by David Leeson, Pulitzer winner, formerly of the Dallas Morning News and Executive Producer, Protégé Films

October 14, 2009, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Lecture by Cyma Rubin, Curator of the Pulitzer exhibition and President of the Business of Entertainment, Inc., followed by a screening of the documentary film, “Moment of Impact:  Stories of the Pulitzer Prize Photographs”

October 30-November 3, 2009

Michael Oatman, multi-media installation artist proposed by Elizabeth Dove.  Schedule and lecture to be announced.

November 5-20, 2009

15th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

Deliver work October 30 or 31 (juror TBA)

Opening Reception:  Thursday, November 5, 5-7 pm

December 3-17, 2009

Kensuke Yamada:  MFA Thesis Exhibition

Opening Reception:  Thursday, December 3, 5-7

February 2 – 25, 2010

School of Art Faculty Exhibit

Opening Reception:  Thursday, February 4, 5-7 pm

Work due to Gallery:  No later than January 25

Art Historian Lecture:  TBA

ART OPPORTUNITIES:

The UC is looking for someone interested in their Student Art Fair Coordinator position.  Click HERE for more info.

FIRST THURSDAY:

In the UC Gallery, School of Art alum Brett Svetlik (BFA 2007) will host the opening reception of his latest exhibition, “Someone I Think I Know” October 1 from 4.30-7.30pm.

FIRST FRIDAY:

Current art student “Jennifer Bardsley New Works”  at Paradigm V2 Architects PC at 125 1/2 W. Main (behind the Red Bird Restaurant).  The opening reception will be October 2  from 5-8pm.

That’s all for now.  Be sure to stop back often for art related updates!