VISITING ARTISTS ARCHIVE
Along the Horizon: Contemporary Drawing in Tennessee
Curated by Vanessa Mayoraz and Andrew Scott Ross
January 16 to February 23, 2018, Slocumb Galleries and the Reece Museum
Panel Discussion: February 15, Thursday, 5:30 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium,
Speakers: Stephen Wicks, Curator at the Knoxville Museum of Art,
Richard A. Lou, Chair of the Department of Art at the University of Memphis,
and Denise Stewart-Sanabria, Artist and Art Writer, Numbers Magazine
Along the Horizon: Contemporary Drawing in Tennessee focuses on artists living in, or from Tennessee, who consider drawing as a substantial part of their contemporary practice. The thirteen contributing artists, residing in cities from Memphis to Johnson City, use a wide range of methodologies, which explore the limits, and traditions of the medium. In partnership with the Reece Museum, the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts, with support from the Tennessee Arts Commission through the Arts Project Support (APS) Grant.
Featured work by: Jonathan Adams, Ben Butler,Nick DeFord, Wade Guyton, John Hilton, Paula Kovarik, Dawn Martin Dickins, Richard A. Lou, Rob Matthews, Althea Murphy-Price, Joel Parsons, Denise Stewart-Sanabria, and P.A. Turner.
The Absurdity of Truth: John Feodorov
September 18 to October 13, 2017
Reception: September 21, Third Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m., lecture starts 6 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium
In partnership with the 4th Annual ETSU Native American Festival, and Slocumb Galleries Student Society, Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant, Honors College and Office of Multicultural Affairs, and the ETSU Student Government Association (SGA) B.U.C. Funds
donottellmewhereIbelong: Drawings by Joan Tanner
Curated by Julien Robson
October 16 to November 3; Reception & Lecture: October 19, Third Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In partnership with the Artful Aging Project, Johnson City Public Library, Honors College and
the Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Project Support (APS) Grant
Artful Aging: Birds and Sculptures Curated by Angelique Lynch
August 28 to September 15; Reception: September 14, Third Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In partnership with Aging Artfully Project, Johnson City Public Library and Aroha Philantrophies
Artful Aging: Home & Family Curated by Katie Sheffield
July 24 to August 23; Reception: August 17, Third Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
Sponsored by the Johnson City Public Library and Aroha Philantrophies
Our Appalachia: Community and Innovation
Curated Slocumb Interns Moira Frazier, Cheyenne Good, and Amber Howard
June 26 to July 18; Reception: July 6, Thursday, 5-7 p.m.
July 6 to 28, Tipton Gallery; Reception: July 7, First Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Guest of Honor: Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft & Media, TN Arts Commission
Our State of the Union: Michael Fischerkeller
January 17 to February 9, 2017,
Reception & Artist’s Talk: February 9, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
Commissioner and Johnson City Vice Mayor Jenny Brock on importance of Art in the community
Tragic Disclosures: Dennis Greenwell
February 13 to March 3,
Reception: March 2, 5 to 7 p.m., LGBT Panel at 6 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium
To view the LGBTQ Panel by Dennis Greenwell and H.E.R.O.E.S.,PFLAG, First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton, John Baker of Tri cities Pride Community Center, ETSU Counselling, and Q & A.
At Play In The Fields of Our Stuff: Ron Laboray
August 17 to September 16, 2016, Reception: September 8, 5 to 7 p.m.
Lecture starts at 6p.m., Ball Hal Auditorium
Decolonial Identity by Cherokee Artist Jeff Marley
September 19 to October 7; In partnership with the 3rd Annual ETSU Native American Festival
(September 23 and 24, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Amphitheater)
Performance during Reception: September 29, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.,
Sponsored by the ABC Grant from the TN Arts Commission, ETSU Office of Multicultural Affairs and Multicultural Center
FACE IT: Reimagining Contemporary Portraits
Curated by Lynn Whitney, Andrew Hershberger and Jacqueline S. Nathan
October 10 to November 4 at Slocumb Galleries and until November 22 at the Reece Museum;
Joint Reception: October 18, 4:30 to 6 p.m.;
Lecture by Jo Ann Walters starts at 6 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium
In partnership with the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts, Bowling Green State University (BGSU) Fine Arts Center Gallery, Reece Museum, Honors College, ETSU Division of Cross-Disciplinary Studies, Student Photography Association (SPA), ETSU Student Government Association (SGA) BUC Funds and Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant
Featured work by Artists: Elizabeth Bick, Barbara Bosworth, Alejandra Carles-Tolra, Elinor Carucci,
Lois Conner, Carlos Diaz, Jess T. Dugan, Marc Eliott, Anne Fishbein, Emmet Gowin, Nancy Hellebrand, David Hilliard, Joe Johnson, Billie Mandle, Daniel McInnis, Greg Miller, Andrea Modica, Matthew Montieth, Nicholas Nixon, Thomas Roma, Mike Smith, Sage Sohier, Mark Steinmetz, and Jo Ann Walters
Inhabitants: Creatures of Distant Worlds
Curated by Marty Henley and Kevin Reaves
January 13 to February 5, 2016; Reception: January 29, Friday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In partnership with the Honors College
In / Skin / Between Installation by Nora Hartlaub
and Triads by Alan O’Neal
August 18 to September 11, 2015, Gallery Talk & Reception: September 10, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In partnership with the Department of Art & Design and the Honors College
body and blood... Installation by Luzene Hill
September 14 to 24, 2015, Slocumb Gallery I
ArtIFact & reception: September 24, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In partnership with the Office of Multicultural Affairs Women’s Resource Center, Honors College, Office of Equity and Diversity, Women’s Studies Program, Counseling Center, and the Tennessee Arts Commission ABC Grants through Kingsport Arts
Owasv ' Din'etah: Self and Homeland in Indigenous America
September 14 to 24, 2015, Slocumb Gallery II
In partnership with Office of Multicultural Affairs, Honors College, the MAP(ing) Project, Tamarind Institute and the Tennessee Arts Commission ABC Grants through Kingsport Arts
Featured prints by Andy Warhol, Fritz Scholder, and from the Map(ing) project: Nicolas Galanin, Rowan Harrison, Tom Jones, Craig Kelly, Randy Kemp, Warren Montoya, Marilou Schultz, Sarah Sense and John Fedorov
Layers: Quilt as FormCurated by Patricia Mink
October 5 to 30, 2015, Slocumb Galleries ; Reception: October 15, Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m.
Lecture by Joan Schulze starts at 6 p.m., Ball Hall Auditorium, Workshop on October 16
Featured work by Artists: Susan Brandeis, Dorothy Caldwell,Judith Content, Nancy Crow,Michael James,
Jeana Eve Klein, Aaron McIntosh, andJoan Schulze
Sponsored by the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts (MBMSOTA), Honors College and the Tennessee Arts Commission (TAC) Arts Project Support (APS) Grant
Moments and Vision: Photographs by Tore Terrasi
November 4 to 24, 2015
Fluidity of Gender: Linda Stein
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