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  1. Mar 5, 2015

    RU ADDY winners enjoy a night at the museum

    Twelve Radford University students won 16 distinctions at the February 28, 2015 Western Virginia Advertising Awards at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke.

  2. Feb 11, 2015

    Getting to know the Gond

    The first American exhibition of contemporary Pardhan Gond art will appear at RU Art Museum fall 2015. In preparation for this rare viewing opportunity, exhibition curator John H. Bowles brings his passion and expertise to the Give Your Heart to Art fundraising dinner.

  3. Feb 4, 2015

    RU well represented in the Artful Lawyer's "Art Through the Ages"

    The Artful Lawyer's Art Through the Eras juried exhibition in Blacksburg features over 50 works from regional artists, including former and current Radford University students Shaun C. Whiteside (RU '11), Nick Milinazzo (RU '12) and Allie Kelley (RU '15).

  4. Jan 29, 2015

    The things that inspire

    What inspires the art you see in the RU Art Museum exhibits? See what the Department of Art faculty have to say about their inspirations.

  5. Jan 15, 2015

    RU Alum brings conceptual art to Gallery 205

    RU MFA alum Bill Wightman returns to RU to show his latest conceptual art at Gallery 205. His show is entitled “One of these works sold at an art auction for $300. I have to admit that I was disappointed.”

  1. Aug 26, 2014

    Art Exhibits open Radford University's 2014-15 museum season

    New Jersey multimedia artist Alison Weld and alumnus Bill Fisher, MFA '90, begin the Radford University Art Museum 2014-15 season. 

  2. Dec 3, 2013

    Radford University graduate student featured on Watercolor Artist list

    Nathan Popp, a graduate student in the RU Department of Art, is one of nine artists featured on the 2013 Watercolor Artist "Ones to Watch" list.

  3. Aug 9, 2013

    Signature RU artwork candidate for restoration

    The four aluminum towers of “Sky Castles” are colorful beacons of welcome at Radford University, but now the paint is flaking away from their surfaces and there are no umbrellas to shield them from the elements that are contributing to deterioration of this beloved work of art.

  4. Jun 17, 2013

    Faculty member's artwork earns national recognition

    Ken Smith has won his third George Gray award, an annual recognition from the U.S. Coast Guard Art Program.

  5. May 8, 2013

    Campus courtyard becomes a work of art

    One of RU's public spaces is now filled with glass sculptures, thanks to a collaboration between the Department of Art and the School of Teacher Education and Leadership.

  6. Apr 2, 2013

    April is all about the arts

    RU steps into spring with a full calendar of arts events. The departments of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre & Cinema will showcase the talents and creative projects of students and faculty. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

  7. Mar 5, 2013

    Art museum chosen to join federal assessment program

    The Radford University Art Museum has been selected to participate in MAP, a program funded by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services to promote the highest professional standards in the field.

  8. Feb 12, 2013

    Exhibit showcases a decade of art professor's work

    RU Professor Richard Bay will open his exhibit "Lots of Stuff…Art Too!" at Emory & Henry College on Monday, Feb. 18, with a discussion of the work.

  9. Feb 5, 2013

    Theatre production presents 100 years of RU's greatest hits

    Showcasing some of the most popular performances at Radford University in the past 100 years, the School of Dance and Theatre this week presents "Timeless: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Future."

  10. Jan 29, 2013

    Feb. 14 arts benefit will celebrate Dorothy Gillespie

    The Radford campus and community can enjoy a Valentine's evening of culture and fine art at the second annual Give Your Heart to Art benefit, sponsored by the Radford University Arts Society.