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KI Undergrad Organized Show, Sad.Gif/2.0/, Opened in RVA & NYC

May 18, 2016

Formed in 2015, the Sad.gif team, a crew of highly motivated KI undergrads, is focused on subverting the conventional use of .gifs and this year’s show explored these ideas further. An excerpt from the mission statement argues: “The formal qualities of .gifs are not strangers in the realms of fine art. Image repetition, brevity, and… Read more »

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KI Grad receives Mildred’s Lane Fellowship: Summer Residency!

May 12, 2016

We’re ecstatic to announce that first-year KI graduate student, Joana Stillwell, received one of four Mildred’s Lane Fellowships! Mildred’s Lane is a rustic, 96 acre site deep in the woods of rural northeastern Pennsylvania. It is a home and an experiment in living. Stillwell will be participating in a week long residency there this summer…. Read more »

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Spring 2016 MFA Candidacy Show: Joana Stillwell & Russell White

April 28, 2016

Kinetic Imaging: MFA Candidacy Show Sediment Arts 208 East Grace St May 2nd, 2016, 1-8pm Reception: May 2nd, 2016 6pm – 8pm First year Kinetic Imaging graduate students Joana Stillwell and Russell White will present their MFA candidacy pieces for one day only at Sediment Arts. Joana Stillwell works in video and other materials exploring… Read more »

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2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions (Round Two): KI’s David Moré & Kelsey Sheaffer

April 25, 2016

Kinetic Imaging: MFA Thesis Show Anderson Gallery Virginia Commonwealth University April 19th, 2016 – May 15th, 2016 Opening Reception: April 19th, 2016 5pm – 8pm Kinetic Imaging graduate students Davide Moré and Kelsey Sheaffer will finish out round two of the 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions strong with their pieces being the first you’ll encounter in… Read more »

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RVArts Cultural Passport: Stephen Vitiello & Hope Ginsburg

April 15, 2016

Wrapping up RVArts’ last live event of the semester, Professor and Graduate Program Director for KI, Stephen Vitiello, was invited to speak to Painting and Print Making Associate Professor, Hope Ginsburg. This interesting combination of backgrounds promises splendid conversation centered on what it means to be an artist and individual creative process. The artist talk… Read more »

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KI Professor to Speak at TEDxRVA: ARTFUL

April 7, 2016

TEDxRVA: ARTFUL Carpenter Theatre 600 E. Grace Street April 8th, 2016 We are thrilled to announce that KI’s own Stephen Vitiello will be speaking at this year’s TEDxRVA: ARTFUL! ARTFUL is a quality, unbound by industry, unlimited in its expression, and a wellspring of inspiration. We’re ecstatic Stephen was selected to represent and discuss this… Read more »

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KI Alumnus, John Dombroski Awarded Wave Farm Residency!

We’re proud to announce that KI alumnus and former adjunct, John Dombroski, was awarded one of ten residencies at Wave Farm! Each artist lives and works on-site at the Wave Farm Study Center in New York’s Upper Hudson Valley for ten days during the residency season, which spans from May through October. Check out The… Read more »

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2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions (Round One): KI’s Eva Rocha

TAG VCUarts Depot Gallery 814 W. Broad St. April 8th, 2016 – April 24th, 2016 Opening Reception: April 8th, 2016 5pm – 9pm As the sole Kinetic Imaging graduate student in the first round of 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions, “TAG,” an exhibit by Eva Rocha, will be opening on April 8th, 2016 in the VCU… Read more »

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Visiting Artists: Danny McCarthy & Mick O’Shea

February 1, 2016

Slow Listening  Fine Arts Building Gallery 1000 W. Broad Street Feb. 10th, 2016 – Feb. 28th, 2016 Opening Reception: Feb 10th, 2016 5pm – 7pm Artist Talk: 5:30pm Sponsored by the Department of Kinetic Imaging, “Slow Listening”, an exhibit showcasing two of Ireland’s leading sound artists, Danny McCarthy & Mick O’Shea, will be opening on… Read more »

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