Art and Art History

Over 700 attend 2014 ArtsGala

In customary fashion, Arts Gala 2014 kicked off with a patriotic show that's always a crowd pleaser.

Wright State University’s annual ArtsGala offered patrons a night of unparalleled entertainment. Continue reading

Wright State breaks ground on Creative Arts Center renovation project

New accessible entrance at CAC

The Creative Arts Center project include new gallery space, art and performance studios, motion picture production studio, classrooms and an iconic, accessible entrance. Continue reading

New show at Stein Galleries features works by high school art teachers and their students

New show at Stein Galleries features works by high school art teachers and their students

Works by area art teachers and their students are on display March 19–30 in a unique exhibition at Wright State’s Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries. Continue reading

CUPA study finds arts responsible for 18,000 jobs, almost $800 million in income in Dayton region

Wright State’s liberal arts programs bolster region's creative community, have significant impact on economy
ArtsGala

An analysis by Wright State’s Center for Urban and Public Affairs estimates that the creative industries in the Greater Dayton region accounted for 18,000 jobs and $799 million in labor income last year. Continue reading

Experience landscape in a new way

"Untitled (kite at sunset)" by Miguel Arzabe

Excerpt Are you stressed by all the frigid weather accompanied by buckets of snow? Drop by the Robert & Elaine Stein Galleries at Wright State University for a little rest and relaxation. The “Above and Below” show features the work … Continue reading

Visual artists reimagine the landscape in Stein Galleries’ new exhibition

"Untitled (kite at sunset)" by Miguel Arzabe

Works by four contemporary artists who engage with the concept of landscape in new ways are featured in the latest exhibition at the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Brilliance lost

An essay by David A. Petreman, professor of Spanish language and Latin American literature
Stefan Pugh

On Stefan Pugh’s office door is a plaque that reads “Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research,” a declaration not only of this professor’s remarkable accomplishments… Continue reading

ArtsFair to draw families to experience the arts, interact with Wright State arts students

ArtsFair to draw families to experience the arts, interact with Wright State arts students

Once again, the College of Liberal Arts will soon add another splash of color to Wright State’s pallet. Continue reading

Creative Arts Center renovations to begin next spring

Creative Arts Center renovations to begin next spring

The Creative Arts Center, home of the Departments of Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Music, and Art and Art History, will undergo renovations and expansion beginning next spring. Continue reading

2013 ArtsGala sets fundraising record

ArtsGala sets fundraising record, COLA announces

The 2013 ArtsGala was the most successful in the event’s 14-year history, with record attendance and $174,000 raised for scholarships. Continue reading