September 21, 2012
SAS Opening TONIGHT!!!

  The Student Art Spaces are pleased to announce their kick-off show for the 2012-13 exhibition year, Homecoming. Curated by Kate Fowler, Ha Tran, and Mary Wood, this year’s SAS managerial team, Homecoming is a group show of work from across the VCUarts community. Featured undergraduates are Alexis Mattilla,  Allyn Smith and Ariel Tatterson, Byerly

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September 10, 2012
VMFA Grants: Now accepting applications

Dear students, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is now accepting applications for 2013-14 Visual Arts Fellowships! $8,000 Professional Artists $6,000 Graduate Students in Visual Arts and Art History $4,000 Undergraduate Students in Visual Arts (includes college-bound high school seniors) Application deadline: Friday, November 9, 2012. The Fellowship program has awarded over $4 million in support

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September 10, 2012
We Want to Hear Your Thoughts! TWEET!

Dear Undergraduates, We hope you’ll join us for two exciting events in celebration of the new VCU Institute for Contemporary Art; and we want to hear your thoughts… Thursday, Sept. 13 from 5-8 p.m. – Opening of “Forking Time” an exhibition detailing Steven Holl Architects design process for our VCU ICA, showing at the Virginia

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September 10, 2012
Graduate and Professional School Fair at VCU

Dear Juniors and Seniors, Graduate Admissions will be hosting a Graduate & Professional School Fair on Thursday, September 27 in the Student Commons from 10am until 1:30pm.  There will be approximately100 grad programs from around the country, including arts colleges, schools of education, at least 26 health science schools, and 12 VCU schools and departments. 

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September 10, 2012
Kickstarter VCUarts Curated Site

Hello, Matt Woolman, our Director of Creative Entrepreneurship, is working with Kickstarter to establish a “curated page” for VCUarts projects. For example, RISD: http://www.kickstarter.com/pages/RISD To build a case for this, he would like to list all the Kickstarter campaigns our students have launched. If you have launched a project, Matt would need a description and

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September 10, 2012
Pulse: A Publication for the VCUarts Community

Pulse is an online and (soon-to-be) printed publication that critically examines current events within Virginia Commonwealth University’s art community. Submissions are encouraged from ALL members of VCUarts: students, faculty, alumni & visitors. Topics are all self-determined. Write your opinions, criticisms, experiences, stories, conversations–anything and everything! The Pulse call for submissions is now up! Deadline September

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September 05, 2012
Student Art Space: Call for Entries EXTENDED

Hello, The call for entries for Student Art Space has been EXTENDED to September 8th!  Good news!  Keep in mind they’re looking for applications that include not only finished work, but work that may be currently in progress, or in proposal form. http://studentartspace.wordpress.com/ http://studentartspace.tumblr.com/ Also, keep your eye on their social media sites for updates

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August 24, 2012
Poictesme: Enter your work, or join their editing staff

Poictesme, VCU’s student-led journal of literature and art, is having its first meeting of the year this upcoming Friday.  Poictesme is put together by a small group of students who solicit student manuscripts and artwork, meet with creative writing and art classes, edit writing for cohesion and style, interview local authors and poets, host literary

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August 24, 2012
Student Art Space: Call for Entries

Hello! Our fearless leaders of the Student Art Space (Kate Fowler, Mary Wood, Ha Tran) are ready to receive your show proposals at the student run Student Art Space in the commons, as well as the glass cases in the gym.  The flyer is below. To submit go to studentartspace.wordpress.com, or to be a voyeur

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