News - Art

Windgate Grant
May 9, 2022 • Posted in ,

Windgate Grant to Enhance Digital Photography, Student Enrichment

The University of the Ozarks’ art program has received a multi-year grant of $310,700 from the Windgate Foundation for a visiting faculty program in digital photography as well as student enrichment initiatives for art students. More than $200,000 of the grant funds will go toward a multi-year visiting faculty position to teach additional and upper […]

Masey Wilson
April 22, 2022 • Posted in ,

Wilson to Present Photography Exhibit

University of the Ozarks senior Masey Wilson will present her Senior Art Exhibit, “The Spark,” from April 25 to May 2 in the University’s Stephens Gallery. There will be an artist talk from 7-8 p.m. on April 28, in Baldor Auditorium and a reception to meet the artist from 6-7 p.m. on April 30, in […]

Artist Streithorst
April 4, 2022 • Posted in ,

Arkansas Landscape Inspires Artist Streithorst

Alaura Streithorst will present her Senior Art Exhibit, “Euphoric Moments,” April 5-12 in the University of the Ozarks’ Stephens Gallery. There will be an artist talk at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, in Baldor Auditorium and a reception to meet the artist at 4 p.m. on April 8 in the gallery, located in the […]

Art students
March 17, 2022 • Posted in ,

Coffin, Olarte Excel at Collegiate Art Competition

University of the Ozarks art students Shalley Coffin (pictured, left) and Isabella Olarte took home first and second-place awards, respectively, in the recent 2022 Collegiate Art Competition at the River Valley Arts Center in Russellville, Ark. Coffin won first place with her mixed media piece, “Arrangement.” “My piece that I entered is an artwork that […]

Artist DeLoney
March 4, 2022 • Posted in ,

LR Artist DeLoney Has Featured Exhibit

Little Rock artist Rex DeLoney will be the featured Artist of the Month for March at University of the Ozarks. “Conversations in Color: Recent Works by Rex R. DeLoney,” will be on display through March 31, 2022, in the University’s Stephens Gallery, located in the Walton Fine Arts Center. There will be an artist talk […]

Artist of the Month
January 17, 2022 • Posted in ,

Sculpture Artist Ishimura to Present Exhibit

Tokyo-born sculpture artist Manami Ishimura will present her art show, Scale/Tension, in the University of the Ozarks’ Stephens Gallery through Feb. 17 as part of the University’s Artist of the Month Series. There will be  reception to meet Ishimura from 5-6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 7 in the gallery, which is located in the Walton […]

Shalley Coffin
November 23, 2021 • Posted in ,

Coffin to Present Nature-Inspired Senior Art Show

University of the Ozarks senior Shalley Coffin will present her Senior Art Show titled, Human Nature, from Nov. 22 through Dec. 3 in the Stephens Gallery. There will be a reception to meet the artist from 7-8 p.m. on Nov. 30, in the gallery, located in the Walton Fine Arts Center. Coffin will also present […]

Artist of the Month
October 13, 2021 • Posted in , ,

Neal Harrington is Artist of the Month for October

Russellville printmaker Neal K. Harrington is presenting his exhibit, “Many Moons,” in the University of the Ozarks Stephens Gallery through Nov. 4 as part of the University’s Artist of the Month series. Harrington will give an artist talk at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27, in the Rogers Conference Center, Bean Room. There will also […]