Art and Art History

TEDxDayton2014 to have Wright State flavor

TEDxDayton2014 to have Wright State flavor

Five people with links to Wright State will be those speaking or performing at TEDxDayton2014 Oct. 17. Continue reading

Stein Galleries lets you draw on its walls

The Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries’ annual “Draw on the Walls” event takes place Thursday, Oct. 16, 10 a.m.–7 p.m.

People of all ages can have artwork displayed at the Stein Galleries during the “Draw on the Walls” event on Oct. 16. Continue reading

Photo synthesis

Tracy Longley-Cook helping further develop Wright State’s photography program
Photography professor Tracy Longley-Cook

Since joining Wright State’s Department of Art and Art History, associate professor Tracy Longley-Cook has been a driving force behind the growth of the photography program. Continue reading

Contemporary photography comes in focus in latest Stein Galleries exhibit

“Tethered Sky” (2005, photogravure) Aileron Company Collection, courtesy of Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison

Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries opens 40th season with photography exhibition on display through Oct. 12. Continue reading

Penchant for painting

Assistant professor Jeremy Long makes Wright State his home after thrilling journey through the art world
Art professor Jeremy Long

Assistant art professor Jeremy Long painted in Chicago and Rome and taught in Illinois and New York before joining the Wright State faculty in 2012. Continue reading

Painting the town

Wright State grad Megan Smallwood creates street mural for Dayton neighborhood
Megan Smallwood with the mural

Wright State fine arts graduate Megan Smallwood spent nearly a year working with volunteers to paint a large colorful mural in an east Dayton neighborhood. Continue reading

Wright State Alumni Exhibition captures strong legacy

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Excerpt When fine-arts alumni show their work, it is not only reflective of the artists themselves but also the art teachers who instructed and inspired them. This is the case at the current Alumni Exhibition at the Robert and Elaine … Continue reading

Alumni and their art return to Stein Galleries for new exhibition

Point of View by John Benton '76

Latest exhibition at the Stein Galleries features artwork from more than 80 Wright State alumni. Continue reading

Art professors featured in new Dayton Visual Arts Center exhibit

Light on Water (2001, acrylic) by Ray Must (Courtesy of the artist)

Three Wright State professor emeriti collaborate on a new exhibition of prints and paintings at the Dayton Visual Arts Center. Continue reading

Senior Thesis Exhibition now open to art lovers

Senior Thesis Exhibition now open to art lovers

Art students celebrate the culmination of their Wright State education during the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition through May 4 in the Stein Galleries. Continue reading