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Virtual Empty Bowls event raises $9,705 for Facing Hunger Foodbank
Marshall University’s and The Pottery Place’s monthlong virtual Empty Bowls sale raised $9,705 for the Facing Hunger Foodbank.
Art students to host virtual reception for their Atlanta-based exhibit ‘Minimum Capacity’
Students from the Marshall University School of Art and Design will host a virtual reception for their exhibit Minimum Capacity, which will be on display May 8-28 in a nonprofit project space in Atlanta as they await an opportunity to present an expanded version of their work locally later this year, with hopes that the COVID-19 pandemic will be past. The virtual reception will be at 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, and anyone interested in attending can e-mail
School of Art and Design to present 9th Annual National Juried Exhibition
The Marshall University School of Art and Design presents its 9th Annual National Juried Exhibition, which will be on view Monday, Feb. 17, through Friday, March 13, in the Charles W. and Norma C. Carroll Gallery inside Marshall’s Visual Arts Center at 927 3rd Ave. The public is invited to attend an awards reception for this exhibition from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the gallery. Awards will be announced at 5:30 p.m.
Workshops, presentations, panel discussion to be held with artist Carol Prusa
April 18, 2019 · Art, Press Releases
Marshall University will host "Dark Matter," a series of workshops for students and public presentations with artist Carol Prusa, the Edwards Distinguished Professor in the Arts whose work is inspired by the universe.
Juliet Art Museum to host Student Collaborative Exhibition
April 12, 2019 · Art, Press Releases
Students enrolled in Marshall University’s ART 481, Special Topics: Museum Curatorial Practice, course have collaborated with the Juliet Art Museum at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences, to create the exhibition, recollection. This exhibition will open during Art After Dark, planned for 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, following the Downtown Charleston Art Walk.  The opening reception will include free admission to the Juliet Art Museum and the opportunity to meet and discuss the exhibition with students, faculty and Clay Center staff. 
Empty Bowls fundraiser set for April 12
March 29, 2019 · Art, Press Releases
Marshall University’s College of Arts and Media joins local nonprofits and volunteers to host its 16th Annual Empty Bowls fundraising event from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, at First Presbyterian Church, 1015 5th Ave.