The senior art majors presented their work to the community this past Friday night. Radford galleries were packed with people all checking out the work and talking with the artists. There was food, music and a good time for all.
Large scale design and the use of Photoshop is the focus of the movie poster design project. Each student is to create a realistic movie poster of the genre of their choice.
The ARTS 170 classes have been busy learning and working with Photoshop. Each member of the class was given a set of images to merge together into a new image—altering reality by modifying the pixels and blending the images together as seamlessly as possible.
The Spring 2014 term is off and running and here is a brief update on what is happening around the studio.
ARTS 102 Visual Fundamentals is being taught this term by Duncan Martin.
ART 150 Drawing I is being taught by David Coughtry in the Radford building.
ARTS 170 Graphic Design I has two sections this term—one taught by visiting faculty Kristin Serafini and the other by Dan Kistler.
ARTS 230 Color Studies is being taught by David Coughtry.
ARTS 270 Graphic Design II is being taught by Dan Kistler.
ARTS 290 Web Design is being taught by Dan Kistler.
ARTS 295 Sustainable Design is being taught by Danne Rhaesa.
ARTS 302 Figure Studies is being taught by David Coughtry.
ARTS 495 496 Senior Capstone is being taught by Duncan Martin. The seniors are planning and preparing for a senior art show on April 18, 2014.
Currently the Maybeck Gallery in Radford is showing highlights from the Fall 2013 Turkey Greece Abroad program.