School of Visual & Performing Arts

Department of Art : The Gallery at the Visual & Performing Arts Center

Exhibitions & Events


FreeForm: exploring the creative process

January 30 – March 8, 2019
Leslie Giuliani & Roxy Savage

Opening Reception: Thursday, Jan 30, 6–8 pm
Artist Talk: 7 pm

(Snow date: Thurs, Feb 6, 6–8 pm)


Featuring both individual and collaborative works highlighting each artist’s unique vision and shared love of play. Fascinated with materials, process, and symbols, the artists will demonstrate how personal interests and technological means determine and influence the creation of artwork and how artists continually inspire each other.
Read more about the exhibition and the artists in the Press Release Here.


2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition

Opening Reception:
Thursday, March 26, 6-8 p.m.

The Department of Art organizes the MFA Thesis Exhibition each spring as a capstone experience demonstrating the personal artistic direction and mastery in the work of candidates for the MFA in Visual Arts. This exhibition will feature the culmination of two years of intensive creative study by graduate candidates in Painting, Illustration, and Interdisciplinary Visual Arts.

Exhibiting Artists: Stephanie Dee, Brian McCarley, Amanda Megill, Jennifer Olvera, Hannah Hurricane Sanchez, Wing Na Wong


2020 Senior Portfolio Exhibition

APRIL 16 – MAY 3
Opening Reception:
Thursday, April 16, 6-8 p.m.

This exhibition is the capstone experience of four years of study by bachelor’s of Art candidates in Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography and Studio Arts.