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MFA Welch Fellow Jeff Kuratnick Exhibits at San Angelo National Ceramic Competition

MFA candidate and Welch Fellow, Jeff Kuratnick, has work in the 22nd San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, in San Angelo, Texas, opening this weekend. The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts (SAMFA) hosts a juried ceramic competition every two years, of both sculptural and functional ceramic work, open to residents of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The… more »

Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Alumnus Paul Stephen Benjamin wins South Arts Southern Prize

Posted On April 19, 2018
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On Monday, April 16, 2018, the South Arts organization honored alumnus Paul Stephen Benjamin (M.F.A. ’13) with the prestigious South Arts Southern Prize.  He was selected from of nine state fellows recognized for their thriving art practice and awarded a $25,000 prize and a two-week residency at The Hambridge Center for the Creative… more »

“Pulp Reality” at Notch8, Co-curated by Jack Michael

Posted On March 2, 2018

“Pulp Reality,” a group exhibition of works on paper at Notch8 Gallery, opens March 3. NOTCH8 Gallery is an alternate art space located in Historic South Atlanta neighborhood. MFA Jack Michael, known for Lucky Hand Press, has co-curated the exhibition. It features work by GSU students, faculty, and alumni including Stephanie Kolpy, Mattthew Sugarman, Jack Michael, Aaron… more »

MFA Thesis Exhibition Dates have been Announced!

For Immediate Release: Spring MFA Exhibition Series, March 5- April 6, 2018 Images and press contact: Cynthia Farnell, Gallery Director, cfarnell@gsu.edu, (404) 413-5230 The Master of Fine Arts studio program at Georgia State University, Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design offers concentrations in Ceramics, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Photography, Sculpture, and… more »

Christina West, Stage Left

2017 was a phenomenal year for Ceramics faculty, Christina West. Following her inclusion of the Atlanta Biennial, she enjoyed coverage from a collection of national publications, including High Fructose, Artist-a-Day, and Atlanta Magazine, which named her one of three artists “moving Atlanta’s art scene forward.” West spent the year traveling to other campuses as an invited guest… more »