Studio D Gallery, 2008-2009

4th Annual Alumni Art Exhibit

Reason, Faith, and Imagination - A Celebration of Art in Our Lives
May 18 – June 13, 2009
Open House and Reception: Saturday, June 13, 1:30 - 3:30 PM

Barren BowlsBarren Bowls by Ellen Schneider

An Honors Thesis project by UD senior Ellen Schneider featuring the students of Holy Angels School
March 30 - May 1, 2009
Opening reception: Tuesday, March 31, 7 - 9 PM
With performances by Holy Angels 6th grade students and the UD Afro-Caribbean Drum Ensemble

Ellen planned and implemented unit lessons based on the thematic concepts of African pottery and hunger awareness. This exhibition highlights the resulting student work created during the thesis project, as well as work from 4th and 5th grade students.

Images from ScienceImages from Science

February 23 - March 26, 2009
Opening reception: Wednesday, February 25, 4:30 - 6:30 PM

This traveling exhibition, organized by the Rochester Institute of Technology, features 61 scientific photographs from around the world. The exhibit includes an magnified photograph of a fly's head by Scott Streiker, an associate research electron microscopist at UD's Nanoscale Engineering Science & Technology (NEST) Laboratory.

For more information about this exhibit, please visit the RIT website >>

Human Rights Week presents Ashley Cecil - The Painting Activist

February 1 - 13, 2009
Reception: Tuesday, February 3, 5:30 - 7 PM

Ashley Cecil, UD alumna, artist and social activist, presents an exhibit of celebratory portraits of women who have been touched by charitable organizations. Presented in conjunction with Human Rights Week.
Check out Ashley's blog >>

Since: Paintings by Nicole Rottmueller (BFA, Class of 2007)

November 10 - December 15, 2008
ArtStreet Café

Masks, Music, and Musings: A Retrospective Exhibition and Symposium on the Art of Curtis Barnes

Dec. 9, 2008 – Jan. 30, 2009
ArtStreet, Roesch Library, and Rike Center Gallery
Reception: Thursday, January 8, 5-7 PM, Rike Center Gallery

Renowned Dayton painter Curtis Barnes shows work in three UD locations.

Fourth Annual Citizens of the World ExhibitionPhoto by Andrew Stauffer

Nov. 2nd – November 25th, 2008
Reception Monday, November 3rd, 4:30 -6 PM

A photography exhibit by UD Students reflecting their international cultural experiences, and a month-long series of events and activities from, films to speakers, that celebrate international cultures. Presented in conjunction with the Center for International Programs. Image by Andrew Stauffer, Japan.

Visions of Experience III: The Art of Lifelong Learning

October 14 - 30, 2008
Reception: Tuesday, October 14, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Ten members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Dayton (UDLLI), along with two invited guest artists, display realistic to contemporary paintings, mixed media,
sculpture, fabric arts and photographs.

New Artwork from Antarctica by Chris Kannen

Sept. 15 – Oct. 11, 2008
Lecture and Reception: Wednesday, September 17, 7PM

Paintings of Antarctica by UD Alumnus Chris Kannen, recent recipient of a National Science Foundation grant developed to provide artists with access to the remote landscape

Collages by Jane BickfordCollages by Jane Bickford

September - October 2008, ArtStreet Café Gallery
Workshop with the artist: Wednesday, Oct 15, 6 -8 PM, ArtStreet Studio E

Octogenarian artist from Columbus, OH, Jane Bickford presents explorations in cut paper collage and digital imaging.

Capable of Being by Mark O'Brien

Aug. 18 – Sept. 10, 2008
Reception, Tuesday, August 26th, 6 - 8 PM

An exhibition of new sculptures and drawings created by UD Senior Fine Arts Major Mark O'Brien during a summer residency at the Penland School of Crafts.

Western Ohio Art Education Association Regional Art Exhibition

July 9 - 26, 2008

The exhibit features artwork from K-12 students throughout the Miami Valley region.