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Calendar of Events
Thursday Sep 8 - Friday Oct 7
All day @ Radford University Art Museum at the Covington CenterThis internationally traveling poster show features more than 400 hand-printed posters made by more than 125 of the most prominent poster designers in the USA. Gallery is open on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
Thursday Sep 8
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. @ Radford University Art Museum at the Covington CenterBased in Austin, Texas, John Boilard designs, does front-end development, creates screen prints and produces art and music events under the name JP Boneyard. He is also the creator and the organizer of The National Poster Retrospecticus. Hear his grand adventures of producing this event, which celebrates posters and the made-by-hand aesthetic.
Tuesday Sep 13 - Saturday Oct 8
All day @ RUAM Gallery DowntownThis exhibition showcases recent art by faculty in the Art Department. Artists featured include Richard Bay, Drew Dodson, Feng, John O’Connor, Alison Pack, Eloise Philpot, Andrew Ross, Halide Salam, Ken Smith, and Brent Webb. Mediums include photography, metals, ceramics, painting in various media, and more. Please check back for gallery hours.
Tuesday Sep 13
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ RUAM Gallery DowntownMeet the artists. This exhibition showcases recent art by faculty in the Art Department. Artists featured include Richard Bay, Drew Dodson, Feng, John O’Connor, Alison Pack, Eloise Philpot, Andrew Ross, Halide Salam, Ken Smith, and Brent Webb. Mediums include photography, metals, ceramics, painting in various media, and more.
Spring and summer may seem quiet on campus at Radford University, but looks are deceiving. The College of Visual and Performing Arts was extremely active with summer school, Quest, Radford University Ballet Youth’s International Summer Intensive Program and Governor’s School. And several of our professors, students and alumni sent of word of their recent achievements.
International music therapists are learning how to engage and stimulate their clients’ imagination through a therapeutic process using classical music leading to core integration of mind, body and spirit thanks to the efforts of Jim Borling, director of Music Therapy at Radford University. During this summer, he provided trainings in The Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music in both Japan and Spain.
At the first Radford University Summer Music Education Institute, Heather Kirby, a master teacher with 24 years' experience in elementary music education, dropped a scarf elegantly as she sang a few bars of a pleasant melody. She was demonstrating a lesson she gives to her primary education-aged students.
The walls and exhibit cases at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport’s Gallery Walk feature a unique international collaboration of artworks. Beihang University’s Dr. Haoqin Gong and Radford University’s graphic design program present a diverse exhibition of traditional paintings and American design.
The College of visual and Performing Arts is pleased to present its 2016 spring graduates.
The first Masters of Fine Art in Design Thinking student graduated during the 2016 Spring Commencement. Holly Murdock holds this distinction from the newest terminal degree program in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.