Art and Art History

Wright State University graduates co-chair ArtsGala 2020

David and Nancy Smith hope to attract a younger audience to the annual fundraiser

ArtsGala co-chairs David and Nancy Smith hope to build on the gala’s longstanding tradition of excellence and expand the event to an even broader audience. Continue reading

Three new exhibitions open in Stein Galleries

Exhibitions featuring still life paintings and works by women photographers from Ohio and an experimental short film are now on display in the Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Lofty success

Wright State alumna Kathy Moore tops artwork at prestigious Indiana competition

Artist and Wright State University alumna Kathy Moore enjoys success in art competitions. Continue reading

Drawing interest

Non-art majors urged to consider taking Beginning Drawing to sharpen visual skills

Offered by the Department of Art and Art History, the Beginning Drawing course will appeal to students studying everything from criminal justice to medicine to military affairs. Continue reading

Paige Früchtnicht-Ponchak joins Wright State as gallery coordinator

Paige Früchtnicht-Ponchak plays many roles as the head of Wright State’s Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Sculptures by Iowa artist Susan Chrysler White featured in Stein Galleries exhibition

Susan Chrysler White’s exhibition, “Like Oil and Water,” is on display in the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries from Oct. 24 to Dec. 8. Continue reading

Nick Warrington to oversee ARTSGala as COLA’s director of events and community engagement

Nick Warrington, a 2012 Wright State graduate, hopes to attract more first-time attendees and enhance the experience of all attendees at ARTSGala. Continue reading

Stein Galleries exhibition explores themes of daily work

“GOALS,” featuring sculptures by Dallas artist Kristen Cochran, is on display in Wright State’s Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries from Aug. 28 to Oct. 6. Continue reading

Machine learning

Frances Smith blossoms into galleried photographer after discovering the camera at Wright State

As a senior Frances Smith developed a thesis photography project exploring her struggle to understand and make peace with her inner self. Continue reading

Gala galore

The 20th annual ArtsGala drew hundreds of people to enjoy the arts and raise scholarship funds for fine and performing arts students. Continue reading