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 gun cottonCURRENT  EXHIBITIONS


FALL 2019


Silenced Narratives: Black Americanx, Curated by Shai Perry and Terrell Carter
August 9 to September 14, 2019, Tipton Gallery
Reception: September 6, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Featuring: Najjar Abdul-Musawwir (TN), Jonathan Adams (NJ), Terrell Carter (OH), Kimberly Dummons (TN), Samuel Dunson (TN), Sean Frye (KS), Masud Olufani (GA), Shai Perry (KS), and
Denise Ward-Brown (MO)

Sponsored by ETSU Student Activities Allocation Committee (SAAC) and East TN Foundation's (ETF)
Arts Fund

Travelling exhibition to McKinney Art Center, Jonesborough, TN, October 25 to November 25, 2019; and
Greeneville University, Illinois, Spring 2020

tight packers detail


Within our Gates (1920) by Oscar Micheaux:
Appalachian Silent Film Series
Presented by ETSU Film Studies Program with Bluegrass Band and lecture by Daryl Carter
September 14, Saturday, 7 p.m., Tipton Gallery during Umoja Festival
Funded by Humanities TN, ETSU Student Activities Allocation Committee (SAAC), Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant and East TN Foundation's (ETF) Arts Fund


Greg Pond: From Static to Oscillatory (and Back Again)
August 26 to September 26, 2019, Slocumb Galleries
Sponsored by the TN Arts Commission’s Arts Project Support (APS)
Reception: September 26, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.

greg pond

BLAZE: MFA Exhibition by Meg Roussos
September 16 to October 11, Tipton Gallery
Reception: October 4, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Sponsored by Rentech Solutions 

rentech


In Flux: SEFEA (Southeast Fibers Educators Association) Juried Exhibition 2019
September 30 to November 1, 2019, Slocumb Galleries
Sponsored by the TN Arts Commission’s Arts Project Support (APS) Grant, Student Activities Allocation Committee and the 2019 Craft Research Fund Exhibition Research Grant from The Center for Craft. 
Reception & Lecture by Cathryn Amidei: October 24, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m., lecture starts at 6 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium; Demo on October 25, Friday, Fibers Studios, Ball Hall, ETSU campus

Featuring: Cathryn Amidei, Susan Brandeis, Edwina Bringle, Miyuki Akai Cook, Rosa Dargan-Powers, Nick DeFord, Gabrielle Duggan, Hillary Waters Fayle, Susan Fecho, Crystal Gregory, Robin L. Haller, Jess Jones, Jeana Eve Klein, Bethanne A. Knudson, Katie Kretz, Rob Merten, Erin Miller, Patricia Mink, Andrea Vail,
LM Wood+, Rena Wood, Janie Woodbridge, Christine Zoller, and exhibit coordinator Lisa Kriner

sefea


Rumors of Necessity: Asianx TN, Curated by Alejandro Acierto

October 14 to November 15, 2019, Tipton Gallery, extended until November 22!
Reception & Performance: November 1, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Featuring TN Asianx Artists: Sisavahn Phouthavong, Paul Pak-hing Lee, Richard A. Lou with Emily Hanako Momohara (OH) and Hong-An Truong (NC)
Sponsored by ETSU Student Activities Allocation Committee (SAAC), TN Arts Commission’s Arts Project Support (APS) Grant, American Museum of philippine Art (AMPA) and East TN Foundation's (ETF) Arts Fund

BFA Exhibitions 
October 28 to November 26, 2019, Slocumb Galleries


BA Exhibitions

December 2 to 14, 2019, Slocumb Galleries;
Reception: December 5, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.


Fool's Errand: Prints by Sage Perrot

Dcember 2, 2019 to January 31, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: December 6, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

fools errand
UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

SPRING 2020

Jo Ann Walters: Where Was It, the World?
January 13 to February 13, 2020, Slocumb Galleries
Reception: TBA

35th Positive/Negative National Juried Art Exhibition
Juror: Logan Lockner, Burnaway Magazine
February 18 to March 13, 2020, Slocumb Galleries
Reception: February  20, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.

Adjunct-ed: ETSU Art & Design Adjunct Faculty & Staff Exhibition
Curated by Alice salyer
February 3 to 14, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: February 7, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

MFA I Exhibition – Brittany Sparks

February 17 to 28, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: February 28, Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

MFA II Exhibition - Ashley Gregg
March 2 to 13, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: March 6, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

MFA III Exhibition – Nicholas Raynolds

March 2 to 27, 2020, Reece Museum
Reception: TBA

MFA IV Exhibition - Jonathan Ross Byrd
Date & Venue: March 23 to 27, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: TBA

MFA V Exhibition – Larry Reid

March 30 to April 10, 2020, Tipton Gallery
Reception: April 3, 2020, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

BFA Exhibitions
March 23 to April 17, 2020, Slocumb Galleries
April 6 to May 1, 2020, Reece Museum

Student Honor Show 2020
April 20 to May 9, 2020, Slocumb Galleries
Reception: TBA

Tennessee Daze Inn: Curated by Jeff Kinzel
Reception: May 1, Fist Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
April 16 to May 8, 2020, Tipton Gallery


PAST EXHIBITIONS


SUMMER 2019

University School Annual High School Exhibition, curated by Sharon Squibb

Reception: May 21, Tuesday, 4 to 6 p.m., Slocumb Galleries

Providence Academy Annual High School Exhibition, curated by Kimberly Milburn
Reception: May 17, Friday, 5 to 8 p.m.,  Tipton Gallery

Ansiedad y Pertenencia (Anxiety & Belonging) Latinx, Tennessee and the World
Curated by Dr. Felipe de Fiuza and Karlota Contreras-Koterbay
Reception: June 7, First Friday, at the McKinney Art Center, Jonesborough, TN

Meditations for Chaos: Laura Bowman
June 7 to July 25, Tipton Gallery
Reception: June 7, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., during Blue Plum Festival

Want by Laura Bowman


Johnson City Public Art Committee (JCPAC) 5x5 Exhibit & Fundraiser
August 1 & 2, 2019, Tipton Gallery
Reception: August 2, First Friday, 5:55 to 9 p.m.



SPRING 2019

Tangibility of Faith: Art & Religion in Appalachia and Tennessee
Curated by Moira Frazier, Cheyenne Good & Amber Howard
January 2 to February 22, Tipton Gallery and Reece Museum
InterFaith Panel & Reception: January 31, 2019, Reece Museum, 5 p.m.
First Friday Reception: February 1, Tipton Gallery, 6 to 8 p.m.
World Hijab Day, February 4, Monday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Reece Museum
Public Lecture by Rachel Boillot: February 14, Thursday, 7 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium
Sponsored by the Tennessee Arts Commission’s Arts Project Support (APS) Grant
in partnership with the Reece Museum, Department of Philosophy & Humanities,
Women's Studies Program, Office of Multicultural Affairs and the ETSU SGA BUC Funds

remembering the seven


Positive/Negative 34 National Juried Art Exhibition

Juror: Ann Meisinger, The Metropolitan Museum, New York
January 28 to February 15, Slocumb Galleries
Reception on February 21, Thursday, 5 p.m.,
with Juror's Lecture at Ball Hall Auditorium, 6:30 p.m.
Workshop on Community Engagement: February 22, Friday, Reece Museum at 1 p.m.
Sponsored by the ETSU SGA BUC Funds

aloo shop by kareem ferreira


The Art of Violence, curated by Michael Fowler
February 25 to March 8, Slocumb Galleries; Reception: February 27, Wednesday, 5 to 7 p.m.

Momentary Lapses: MFA Exhibition by Alice Salyer
February 25 to March 8, Tipton Gallery; Reception: March 1, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

Boone Dam Project: MFA Exhibition by Jordan Whitten
March 18 to 29, Tipton Gallery; Reception: March 29, Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.

Spring 2019 BFA Senior Exhibition
March 4 to 29, Slocumb Galleries and the Reece Museum
Joint Gala Reception: March 28, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.,
Guest of Honor: Dr. Bert C. Bach, ETSU Provost and VP for Academic Affairs

Kill Your Darlings: MFA Exhibition
April 1 to 12, Slocumb Galleries; Reception & Gallery Talk: April 5, First Friday, 5 to 7 p.m.

Ansiedad y Pertenencia (Anxiety & Belonging) Latinx, Tennessee and the World

Curated by Dr. Felipe de Fiuza and Karlota Contreras-Koterbay
April 1 to 19, Tipton Gallery; Reception: April 5, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Open during April 12, Corazon Latino Festival

Sponsored by the ETSU Student Activities Allocation Funds, the Arts Funds of the East Tennessee Foundation and the Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Project Support (APS) Grant in partnership with the Language & Culture Resource Center, Multicultural Center, Department of Anthropology & Sociology, Office of Multicultural Affairs, and School of Continuing Studies
Travelling exhibiton to McKinney Art Center, Jonesborough, TN, June 2019

Ansiedad y Pertenencia


Student Honor Show 2019

April 15 to May 4, Slocumb Galleries; Reception: April 26, Friday, 5 to 7 p.m.,
Guest of Honor: Dr. Brian Noland, ETSU President and Dr. Judy Slagle, Dean of Honors College

Of Bees, Petals and Wings: A Pollinator Exhibition during What's the BUZZ  Festival
April 22 to May 10, Tipton Gallery; Reception: May 3, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Guest of Honor: Commissioner Jenny Brock, Mayor of Johnson City

 
FALL 2018

Diverse & Beautiful: Interchangeable by Althea Murphy Price
August 22 to September 20, 2018, Slocumb Galleries; Reception & Panel: September 20, Thursday, 5 p.m.
Panel on Black Artists in TN & Appalachia: Ball Hall Auditorium at 6 p.m.

Sponsored by the ETSU Student Activities Allocation Funds (SAAC) as part of the Diverse & Beautiful Project, in partnership with the Language & Culture Resource Center (LCRC), Umoja Festival, Multicultural Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Department of Anthropology & Sociology, School of Continuing Studies, Women's Resource Center, Africana Studies Program and TN Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant

Envy by Althea Murphy-Price


Diverse & Beautiful: Detangling/Unraveling the Politics of Hair

Curated by Karlota Contreras-Koterbay and Karen Sullivan
September 6 to 28, 2018, Tipton Gallery
Reception: September 7, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., during UMOJA Unity Festival
Featuring: Brandon Donahue, Olivia Ellis, Lawrence Matthews, Lester Merriweather, Carl Moore, Althea Murphy Price, and Carlton Wilkinson

Performance of 'Madam CJ Walker' by Memphis-based Storyteller Valerie Houston:
September 7, First Friday reception at Slocumb Galleries, 6:30 p.m., Johnson city Public Library, September 8, Saturday at 2 p.m., and during the UMOJA Unity Festival on September 8, at 6 p.m. with the 'JC Hair Parade' by Crown Cutz Academy and  regional hair salons and hairstylists

Sponsored by the ETSU Student Activities Allocation Funds (SAAC) as part of the Diverse & Beautiful Project, in partnership with the Language & Culture Resource Center (LCRC), Umoja Festival, Multicultural Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Department of Anthropology & Sociology, School of Continuing Studies,  Africana Studies Program, Storytelling Program, Crown Cutz Academy & regional Hairstylists/Salons, Johnson City Senior Center, Johnson City Public Library, Soleus Massage, Holston Elementary, the TN Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant and the East Tennessee Foundation's Arts Fund

Starting 5 by Brandon Donahue


Up the Gravel Path: Arrowmont Artists-in-Residence; Curated by Lindsay Rogers
September 24 to October 19, 2018, Slocumb Galleries
Reception & Panel: October 9, Tuesday, 5 to 7 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium
Featuring: Sasha Baskin, Alyssa Coffin, Everett Hoffman, Stephanie Wilhelm and Kari Woolsey
Sponsored by the Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Project Support (APS) Grant, in partnership with the Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN Craft Week, JC Senior Center and Boys & Girls Club of Bristol

Up The Gravel Path

La Historia Crea El Presente (History Creates the Present):
Antuco Chicaiza and Latin American Art from the Reece Museum Collection
curated by SG Curatorial Intern Alexis Jennings

October 22 to 26, Slocumb Galleries
Lecture by Antuco Chicaiza during the Student Migrant Leadership Conference: October 24, Wednesday

Papel Picado with Rosalie Lopez:
October 27, Saturday, at the Mc Kinney Center, Jonesborough, 10 a.m. and at Morristown, TN, 3 to 5 p.m.
In partnership woth the Language & Culture Resource Center, and Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Project Support (APS) Grant

fading by antuco chicaiza


Diverse & Beautiful: Kayumanggi - Post Colonial Filipinx
October 4 to 26, Tipton Gallery and the Reece Museum
Performance & Lecture by Alejandro Acierto: October 3, Wednesday, Tipton Gallery
Reception: October 5, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., Tipton Gallery
Demo by Emmy awardee animator Jess Española: October 5, Digital Media, 2p.m.
Critiques by Gina Osterloh: October 11, Ball Hall
LCRC Día de los Muertos with Rosalie Lopez: October 26, Friday, 5 to 7 p.m., at Tiptopn Gallery and October 27, Saturday, 2 p.m., at St. Patrick's Church, Morristown,
Featuring: Alejandro Acierto, Leticia Bajuyo, Gigi Bio, Kelvin Burzon, Richard Brown, Manel Isla Contreras, Gina Osterloh and Emmy awardee Jess Española

Sponsored by the ETSU Student Activities Allocation Funds (SAAC), the East Tennessee Foundation (ETF) Arts Fund and theTN Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant in partnership with the Reece Museum, Language & Culture Resource Center, Multicultural Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Department of Anthropology & Sociology, School of Continuing Studies, Department of Music, Digital Media Program, East TN SW VA Filipino-American Association and American Museum of Philippine Art

 

 Kayumanggi: Post Colonial Filipinx

 

 

 

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