Department of Art and Art History Alumni News

Jonas Criscoe’s work featured in exhibition at GrayDuck Gallery

Wed. August 02, 2017

Jonas Criscoe (B.F.A., Studio Art, 2006) has work featured in the Contemporary Austin’s Crit Group Exhibition at GrayDuck Gallery. This group exhibition highlights work by eight compelling local artists who participated in the museum’s seven-month-long Crit Group program. It is on view through Sept. 3.

Henry Smith selected as MASS Gallery Hotbox Resident Artist

Fri. July 14, 2017

Henry Smith (B.F.A., Studio Art, 2017) was named one of MASS Gallery's Hotbox resident artists, Aug. 7 to Sept. 9. The program features a series of multimedia installations and performances.

Erica Shamaly joins City of Austin as music and entertainment manager

Fri. July 14, 2017

Erica Shamaly (B.F.A., Art History 1994; B.A., Studio Art, 1996) was named the music and entertainment manager at the City of Austin’s Economic Development Department.

Oliva Bransom opens tattoo studio

Tue. June 20, 2017

Oliva Bransom (B.F.A., Studio Art, 2012) recently opened Astral View Studios, a tattoo shop in Marble Falls. Her original artwork is on display in the shop, and she is the lead artist and owner.

Jonas Criscoe’s work included in Just Under100 exhibition

Mon. June 19, 2017

Jonas Criscoe (B.F.A., Studio Art, 2006) has work in Just Under100, an international print exhibition curated by Katherine Bradford at the International Print Center New York.

Marya Spont-Lemus co-leads teen art exhibition with University of Chicago

Thu. June 01, 2017

Marya Spont-Lemus (M.A., Art Education, 2010) co-led the Arts + Public Life’s Teen Arts Council for the 2016-17 school year, taking students through the process of developing a teen-curated exhibition of teen art for a University of Chicago gallery. Photo by Jean Lachat.

Maxine Price presents exhibition at Nave Museum

Mon. May 22, 2017

Maxine Price (B.F.A., Art, 1959) will present an exhibition of paintings at the Nave Museum in Victoria through July 19.