News & Events

Huntington Area Art Society discussion to feature ‘Page to Stage’

Marshall University’s School of Art and Design will present a talk with Theatre Professor Mike Murphy at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at the Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave. in Huntington.

Murphy’s talk is titled “Page to Stage,” walking through the process of reading a play and researching it, then scale drawing and painting a full-size backdrop for a theatre production. (more…)

Art students to warm up downtown Huntington with crochet

Marshall University art students will create a public art project in downtown Huntington that showcases their crocheting techniques while celebrating love this Valentine holiday.

The students are learning textile construction techniques in class with Associate Professor Miyuki Akai Cook, who assigned a “yarn bomb” project, similar to graffiti with yarn, using traditional methods such as knitting and crochet. (more…)

Marshall, Huntington Area Art Society to present photography of Ariel Wilson

The Marshall University School of Art and Design will present a Huntington Area Art Society discussion featuring photographer Ariel Wilson at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at The Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave.

Wilson, a visiting assistant professor of photography, will reflect on her ongoing body of work, in which she explores the use of value to define boundaries, plays with the limits of human perception, and experiments with photographic technologies. (more…)

Marshall to host steamroller printmaking event

Marshall University’s School of Art and Design will host a steamroller printmaking event from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, in the parking lot between INTO Center and Gullickson Hall on the Marshall campus. In the case of rain, the event will be rescheduled for Nov. 11. (more…)

Video art exhibition on display at Visual Arts Center

Marshall University’s School of Art and Design will host “Acts of Seeing and Hearing,” an international video art exhibition, Monday, Sept. 24, through Friday, Oct. 26, in the Carroll Gallery of Marshall’s Visual Arts Center, 927 3rd Ave.

An opening reception and artist talk are planned for Monday, Sept. 24. (more…)

Empty Bowls fundraiser planned for April 13

Marshall University, in partnership with local nonprofit organizations and volunteers, will participate in the 15th Annual Empty Bowls fundraising event from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 13, at First Presbyterian Church, 1015 5th Ave. (more…)

Digital Humanities to host THATCamp

Marshall University Digital Humanities will host its first THATCamp (The Humanities and Technologies Camp) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at the Visual Arts Center, 927 Third Ave., in downtown Huntington. (more…)

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