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We would like to welcome our two new full-time faculty members, TyRuben Ellingson and Sarah Faris. ABOUT TyRuben Ellingson The son of a Minnesota art professor, TyRuben spent his childhood in his father’s studio, engaged in drawing, painting and constructing cardboard “machines”. While completing his Master’s degree at St. Cloud State University, Ellingson taught drawing […]

Semester course; 2 lecture and 3 studio hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: COAR 300 and 320. This course focuses on assignments for science fiction/fantasy subject matter and its various commercial applications. Taught by Kerry Talbott.  

Communication Arts was well represented in VCUarts Studio Publication’s Spring 2013 edition. Faculty, Sterling Hundley’s work was featured on the cover. The Tasmeem conference was featured in it. Faculty, Jorge Benitez, gave a lecture, exhibited and performed at this conference. The US & China Typographic Poster Exchange was a feature. This exhibition is co-curated by our […]

After their inspirational performance at TEDxRVA, Graduating Communication Arts senior Rob Gibson and violinist Eric Stanley have been selected to perform at the 2013 VCUarts Commencement ceremony Friday May 10th at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

 LETTER PRESS CLASS Printing with a letterpress is a very rewarding print-making experience. Using vintage lead and wood type, students will produce limited edition works under the guidance of an instructor. This is a great opportunity that is rarely available in the University setting. No pre-requisites GDES 491 004 Summer 2013 June 10th-July 10th Mon-Fri […]

  HEARTH  THE EMBEDED VISUALIST is now open for registration. Accepting degree and non-degree seeking students. http://www.pubapps.vcu.edu/vcucourses/?m=detail&s=ARTS&c=491 Focus on Ideation, Dynamic Research, and Authorship. Course Reference Number: ARTS 491: Hearth, 3 credits. Hearth, The Embedded Visualist, is designed as a first person experiential course that will yield and build upon the building blocks of student […]

Just a reminder that our awards ceremony recognizing outstanding students and scholarship awardees will be on Wednesday April 17th in the VCU Student Commons Theater from 1PM-2PM.

  Tyler Darden will be speaking today at 2pm, Room 403 in the Franklin Terrace. BIO Tyler Darden is Owner/Creative Director of Tyler Darden Studio, a multidisciplinary design and creative shop specializing in illustration, photography and publication design. He has worked as art director of three regional magazines including Virginia Living magazine and a designer/illustrator at […]