Art and Art History

ArtsGala sets attendance record

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More than 900 patrons attended ArtsGala to support student scholarships in theatre, dance, art, music and motion pictures. Continue reading

Wright State’s ArtsGala breaks records

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Excerpt We’ve both been to ArtsGala many times, and this time it was truly different. For the past 17 years, Wright State University’s College of Liberal Arts has hosted the event to raise money for scholarships in visual arts, film, … Continue reading

ArtsGala scholarship keeps art student painting

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Wright State art student Aileen Cave finds purpose in painting after a career in banking and law. Continue reading

Reasons to show your support for Wright State at ArtsGala

Record high attendance for 2013 ArtsGala

Excerpt It’s time again for Wright State University’s ArtsGala. If you’ve never attended this fun and whimsical event, you don’t know what you’re missing. ArtsGala is like nothing else in Dayton. The performing arts students put on the event, and … Continue reading

Stage set for 2016 ArtsGala at Wright State

ArtsGala features night of unparalleled entertainment

The annual Wright State University ArtsGala, which has raised more than $2 million for arts scholarships during its 16-year history, is scheduled for Saturday, April 9. Continue reading

Mail call

Wright State’s Colleen Kelsey teaching students the skill of mail art
Colleen Kelsey, adjunct art instructor at Wright State, is teaching students the skill of mail art, which includes creating art on postcards, envelopes, paper or anything that can be mailed. (Photos by Will Jones)

Colleen Kelsey, adjunct art instructor at Wright State, is teaching students the skill of mail art. Continue reading

Upgrades to Wright State’s Creative Art Center will impact the region

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Kristin Sobolik, dean of Wright State’s College of Liberal Arts, talks about the modernization and expansion of the Creative Arts Center, home of the university’s performing and fine arts programs. The CAC project includes renovating existing classrooms, studio spaces, labs … Continue reading

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Wright State’s Aileen Cave finds purpose in painting after a career in banking and law
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Wright State art student Aileen Cave finds purpose in painting after a career in banking and law. Continue reading

Dayton Regional STEM School wins prestigious presidential grant for arts curriculum

Students at the Dayton Regional STEM School working on an art project.

Co-founded by lead partner Wright State, the Dayton Regional STEM School is one of eight schools nationwide to win a prestigious arts education grant.
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Bosnian TV crew films Wright State Dayton Peace Accords events

Bosnian TV crew films Wright State Dayton Peace Accords events

A news crew from Bosnia and Herzegovina filmed Wright State music students performing and interviewed faculty members for a Bosnian TV program commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords. Continue reading