Gallery Shows,Student News

Call for Entry: [Enclosed] A Juried Exhibition of Silver Gelatin Photography

27 Sep , 2017  

[Enclosed] is a student-run exhibition and celebration of all things silver gelatin — a monochrome photographic process based on the light sensitivity of silver halides. Images resulting from this process consist of small particles of silver bound [enclosed] in a layer of gelatin.   ELIGIBILITY [Enclosed] is free to enter and open to all artists whose […]

Student News

You Matter: Student Affairs Launches Campaign to Support Students

18 Sep , 2017  

Artwork by Brandon Vernon, MFA candidate Have you noticed “You Matter” posters and buttons around campus? What began as a simple concept has grown into something much bigger. It all started when Dr. Tim King, Vice President of Student Affairs, was brainstorming ways to make students feel more welcome on campus. He and graduate assistant […]

Department News,Gallery Shows,Student News

2017 Student Show Winners

20 Mar , 2017   Gallery

Overall 1st– Charissa Flagg (Unite) $150 Gift Certificate from Nunnally’s Framing Honorable Mention- Nathe Martin (The Cloisters at Wells Cathedral)     Design 1st Place – Kaylee E. Woodall (The Traveling Horse) Honorable Mention- Mason Holcomb (Playing a Knight)   Drawing 1st Place – Savannah Smith (Inked) Honorable Mention- Kayla Riley (Alice and Wonderland in […]

Department News,Student News

JSU Art Students Win Big at 2017 Birmingham and Southern District ADDY Awards

8 Mar , 2017  

Congratulations to JSU Art Students for winning big at the 2017 Birmingham AND Southern District ADDY Awards! JSU Students won four out of the total 12 Student ADDY Awards given at the Birmingham ADDY Awards: Blake Dodgen, Gold ADDY (Manufactured World, Campaign Design) Stefanie Cobb, Laura Gaddy, and Carol Record, Gold ADDY (Hatched, Logo Design) […]

Department News,MFA Projects,Student News

Arbor Day Poster Design

1 Mar , 2017  

The Department of Art was excited to be a part of the 2017 Arbor Day event on February 16th. Two graphic design classes participated in a poster competition guided by Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, Christian Dunn. Pictured is Dunn presenting the winning poster, designed by Stefanie Cobb. Stefanie’s concept reads as follows: The inspiration behind the design of […]

Student News

Type Fight Winners, Fall 2016

10 Jan , 2017  

This fall AIGA JSU partnered with Java Jolt to host a series of Type Fights. During each event three artists were chosen to battle (design) a given letter within an hour and the top typographer aka leading letterer (winner) was chosen by the audience. From top left to right: Round One: Christian Dunn (Winner), Jamie Runnells, Chad […]

Student News

Type Fight: Typographic Throwdown

28 Nov , 2016  

December 5th at JAVA JOLT on the square. Event starts at 6:30PM. The fight is from 7–8PM. Type Fight is a monthly event hosted by AIGA JSU. Three fighters armed only with their, ingenuity, and aesthetic senses (and maybe some art supplies) will battle to determine who is the Leading Letterer. Each Sultan of Serifs will […]

Student News

Potter’s Guild Pottery Sale

10 Nov , 2016  

The annual Potter’s Guild Pottery Sale will be November 17th from 10 AM to 2 PM on the Quad behind Hammond Hall. Come out and support our students. Their beautiful work will make fantastic Christmas gifts.

Department News,Student News

JSU Art Students win big at 2016 Birmingham AND Southern District ADDY Awards

28 Mar , 2016  

Congratulations to JSU Art Students for winning big at the 2016 Birmingham AND Southern District ADDY Awards! JSU Students won five out of the total 19 Student ADDY Awards given at the Birmingham ADDY Awards: Matt Blaskowski, Gold ADDY (Alabama State Parks Photo Series) Luis Patino, Silver ADDY (Boo Identity Package) John Simmons, Silver ADDY […]