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Announcements

2018-2019 DUG Nominations Now Open
Deadline: Wed. Apr 25
The Department of Visual Art is looking to students currently enrolled in a VISA course to nominate two new DUGs for the 2018-2019 academic year. VA DUGs are chosen each year to help students connect with one another, with faculty, and with alumni. VA DUGs participate in concentration fairs, give guided tours of our facilities to prospective students, organize annual open studio events and assist with the Annual Student Juried Exhibition. Please put forth names of two VA Concentrators you would like to see fill these rolls. You may self-nominate. Nominate here.

VA Professor Wendy Edwards at Russell Janis, Brooklyn, NY

Painter
Wendy Edwards spent three days at the Russell Janis studio creating a series of monotypes on the press with master printer Janis Stemmermann. Bringing along brushes from her studio and a color palette familiar to her, she took on this first-time monotype experience, producing a beautiful new series of works layering bold and subtle brushstrokes and color. Come see them on exhibit through April 2018. More info here.

Student Galleries

Fri. Apr 20 - Thurs. Apr 26
Painting Group Exhibition - 1st floor
Anzia Anderson - 2nd floor
Williams Martinez^ - Gallery 221

Fri. Apr 27 - Thurs. May 3

Kat Chavez - 1st floor
Lily Zhao - 2nd floor
Sohum Chokshi^ - Gallery 221
^Senior exhibition

This Week

Experimental Printing Techniques Workshop
Mon. Apr 23, 6-9pm

Walter Feldman Book Arts Studio
This workshop will demonstrate pressure prints, ghosting, monoprints & rainbow rolls. Open to all, no experience necessary. Sign up
here.

BBQ / Open Studios / Paint the Stairwell
Thurs. Apr 26, 4-9pm

List Art Building
64 College Street

BBQ, 4-5pm: Join us on the terrace for a BBQ celebrating our newly declared and established VA concentrators.
Open Studios, 5-6pm: Explore VA studios! Studios will be open to collectors and artists alike for engaging dialogue and a glimpse into the life of the student artist. Free and open to the public.
Paint the Stairwell, 7-9pm: Observe a long-standing tradition as VA juniors and seniors leave their mark on the List Art Building by enhancing the infamous murals that grace our stairwells.


Antwaun Sargent | Visiting Artist Talk
Fri. Apr 27, 1:30-3pm
List Art Building, room 110
64 College Street, Providence

Antwaun Sargent is a writer, critic and creative living in New York City. His writing focuses on how art intersects with contemporary identity, culture, politics and it has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Nation, Aperture Magazine, Artsy, VICE Magazine and various museum publications. He has collaborated with fashion brands and lectured and been in  dialogue with artists at Atlanta Contemporary, the Studio Museum in Harlem, the Brooklyn Museum and Tedx Martha's Vineyard 2015. He is co-curating the Aperture Summer Open.

Intro to Papermaking Workshop
Sun. Apr 29, 1-5pm
Walter Feldman Book Arts Studio

No experience necessary. Wear waterproof shoes and clothes you don't mind getting wet and dirty. Sign up here.

Other Events This Week

F@B's Fashion Week Business Panel
Tues. Apr 24, 4:30pm
List Art Building, room 120
64 College Street, Providence

Fashion at Brown is hosting a Business Panel! Our guests will be: Caden Stobart, Chief Marketing Officer at Carlisle Etcetera LLC; Lauren Fay, Executive Director at Fashion Revolution USA; Audrey McClelland, Founder of MomGenerations.com; and Nick Picchione, Ralph Lauren's Chief Merchandising Officer of Childrenswear and Senior VP of Merchandising for Purple Label.

F@B's Fashion Week Design Panel
Tues. Apr 24, 4:30pm
Smith-Buonanno Hall, room 106
Fashion at Brown is hosting a Design Panel! Here are the designers we're bringing: Stephen Chiu, Director of Design at Macy's Merchandising Group; Steven Faerm, Associate Professor at Parsons School of Design; Aiste Zitnikaite, Founder and Designer of the eco and ethically conscious label DEVINTO; and Amy DeBlasio, a Providence Native Fashion Designer. There will be free Kabob and Curry as well as networking opportunities following the event!


Triple Deckers: A New England Love Story
Documentary Film by Marc Levitt

Tues. Apr 24, 5:30pm
List Art Building, room 120
64 College Street, Providence

Marc Levitt is a writer, filmmaker, performer who has worked in over 65 countries. Marc's first two films, Stories in Stone and Woven in Time are about different topics pertaining to the Narragansett. His third, in process,Triple Decker, A New England Love Story, is about the three floor homes that are ubiquitous throughout New England. Marc's three books are Changing Curriculum Through Stories: Character Education for Ages 10-12; A Holistic Approach for Cultural Change: Character Education for Ages 13-15 with Rowman and Littlefield; and Putting Everyday Life on the Page with Corwin Press. Marc Levitt is also a land use and education activist in Wakefield Rhode Island, where he lives with his two, four year old boys and his wife, Viera, a contemporary art curator.

Save the Date

Big Print, Steamroller Event
Thurs. May 3, 1-5pm
Tockwotton Studio
184 Tockwotton Street, Providence


Join us for an awesome day filled with food, heavy equipment, music, and printmaking! Visiting artist Xander Marro will be in attendance.

Opportunities

Employment | Sarah Doyle Women's Center
Brown University
Are you interested in issues around gender and feminism? Do you have a passion for working in community and want an opportunity to put theory into practice? The Sarah Doyle Women’s Center has several student staff positions open for 2018-2019 including Community Engagement Coordinator; Gender, Health, and Wellness Coordinator; Gallery Coordinator; Librarian/Archivist; and Graphic Designer and Publicity Coordinator. For detailed job descriptions and to apply, visit the Brown Student Job Board.

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