School of Visual & Performing Arts

Department of Art

Faculty Spotlight

Kenneth Scaglia, Assistant Professor of Art

Professor Ken Scaglia was invited to participate in a two-year traveling exhibition, LUSTER: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting. The exhibition features some 50 paintings in a range of media and size by 15+ realist and hyperrealist artists who specialize in automobiles and motorcycles as their primary subject of choice. The exhibition premiered on March 10 - June 21, 2018 at the Museum of Arts and Sciences in Daytona Beach, FL and has traveled and will continue to travel around the country through 2021: 

July 20 - September 9, 2018
Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum in Logan, KS

October 1 - December 23, 2018
Maria V. Howard Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

January 12 - February 10, 2019
The Evelyn Burrow Museum, Hanceville, AL

March 1 – May 19, 2019
Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, MI

June 7 - September 30, 2019
Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, Pueblo, CO

November 7, 2019 - February 2, 2020
Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA

March 6 – May 10, 2020
The Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

June 1 - September 27, 2020
The Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA

June 1 - August 26, 2021
Art Museum of South Texas, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX

(Additional Venues Pending)

For more information about the traveling exhibition go to: