News & Events

  1. Art education show highlights teaching methods »

    10/9/2019

    Radford’s art education majors are taking their work from the classroom to the art gallery. Students who major or minor in art education recently exhibited in the Art Education Show, which runs from October 8 through 17, 2019 in Porterfield Gallery 205.

  2. Gillespie centennial to celebrate legacy of former RU distinguished professor »

    8/20/2019

    On Saturday, September 21 at 11 a.m., the Radford University Art Museum will hold its opening reception for the Dorothy Gillespie Centennial Exhibition. The retrospective celebrates the 100th anniversary of the late artist by featuring works from the Radford University Art Museum’s permanent collection.

  3. Vietnamese woodblock art exhibit opens September 12 »

    8/24/2018

    Original prints of internationally renowned Vietnamese woodblock artist Dinh Luc will be on display from September through November at the Radford University Art Museum on 214 Tyler Avenue.

  4. Radford City Fine Arts Show opens at 214 Tyler Avenue museum »

    6/26/2018

    On Thursday June 21 at 5:00 p.m. a crowd of over 100 people filled the Radford University Art Museum on Tyler Avenue for the opening reception of the “Radford City Fine Arts Show.”

  5. Festival of South African Dance comes to Radford University »

    9/26/2017

    Through energetic and rhythmically intricate movements, the Festival of South African Dance communicates a perseverance of the human spirit and spreads awareness about the socioeconomic and political challenges facing South Africa. Two distinct groups share these stories through their historical dance traditions in an uplifting and entertaining evening at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 10, 2018, at the Bondurant Auditorium

  1. Entrepreneurship leads graphic design student to New York Fashion Week »

    9/27/2019

    When Honors College graphic design student Sophie Smith launched her online clothing storefront on Depop, she wanted to meet a niche of the market: alternative 90s clothes. Little did she know that by fulfilling that need, she would land up in New York City for the world-renowned New York Fashion Week.

  2. Exhibition sets stage for students’ impending graduation »

    11/19/2018

    To open the exhibition of the works by Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) candidates in the studio art curriculum, the Radford University Art Museum on Tyler hosted a reception Nov. 9.

  3. Radford art historian co-edits newly-published scholarly book »

    11/13/2018

    Professor of Art Carlee Bradbury is the co-editor of  “Gender, Otherness and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Art” recently published by Palgrave Macmillan in its prestigious New Middle Ages Series.

  4. Two CVPA students to intern at Dorothy Gillespie’s studio in the Catskills »

    6/25/2018

    Two College of Visual and Performing Arts students are interning at Roanoke-native Dorothy Gillespie’s studio in the Catskills, located in Narrowsburg, New York.

  5. Electroforming, metalsmithing pieces go from jeweler’s hands to art exhibition »

    5/25/2018

    Alison Pack, metalsmithing and jewelry design professor, draws inspiration from the world around her, whether it is from the grocery store or nature.

  6. Graduate students celebrated in hooding ceremony »

    5/5/2018

    More than 250 Radford University graduate students were hooded in a special ceremony inside of the Dedmon Center on May 4 surrounded by their family, friends, professors and mentors.

  7. Exhibition celebrates work of graduating students »

    4/24/2018

    Graduating students receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibited their best work at the Radford University Art Museum.

  8. An eye for history »

    4/12/2018

    With photographs lining the Andrew W. Ross Student Gallery in McConnell Library, guests were treated to a viewing of Radford University “Then and Now.”

  9. Students’ internship honors Roanoke native, distinguished artist »

    1/4/2018

    Radford University students will get a hands-on experience in a studio of the late Dorothy Gillespie – famous for her artistic career – which included the making of nearly 200 sculptures to fill New York’s Rockefeller Center plaza.

  10. Students use classroom experience to assist local organization »

    11/27/2017

    Radford University students in a graphic design course are earning real-world experience with a client of the animal variety.