Art & Design News

Under the guidance of University System of Georgia, Valdosta State University has made many changes to our current methods of operation in response to the COVID-19 health concerns and prevention measures. Many campus operations have been modified, emphasizing reduced public access hours and remote working assignments. Please note that the safety and health of our students, faculty, staff, and our patrons is paramount at this time. Please refer to this page on the VSU web site for updates and campus developments.  Thank You


CALL FOR ENTRY:

DRAWPROJECT 2021

EXHIBITION & AUCTION
JANUARY 11 - FEBRUARY 24, 2021

DRAWPROJECT 2021 is a collaborative partnership between VSU Department of Art & Design and the Annette Howell Turner Cener for the Arts. The in-person exhibition is hosted by the Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts and the online auction is hosted by givesmart.com.    Read more

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CALL FOR ENTRY:

VALDOSTA NATIONAL 2021

Entry Fee (The Valdosta National 2021): $20.00

The Valdosta National 2021 presents the best in contemporary art nationally in an all-media competition. Hosted by the Valdosta State University (VSU) Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery in Valdosta, Georgia, 2021 will be the 33rd year of the annual fine arts juried exhibition.      Read more

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ART & DESIGN VIRTUAL EXHIBITION AND SENIOR PRESENTATIONS

20/20 Vision: Art Through A New Lens

The Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery presents BA and BFA graduates of the VSU Department of Art & Design of Fall 2020. We invite you to join us online in appreciation of their accomplishments on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at www.vsugallery.org.          Read more

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VSU DEPARTMENT OF ART & DESIGN:

2020 VIRTUAL FOUNDATION EXHIBITION

The Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery is featuring all virtual exhibitions this Fall and Spring. Due to the ongoing health crises, the gallery is not physically open.
"Foundations - From the Ground Up"
The current exhibition features work by VSU Art & Design students enrolled in the foundations classes, which include Drawing I, Drawing II, 2-Dimensional Design, 3- Dimensional Design, and Computers in Art...read more

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VSU DEPARTMENT OF ART & DESIGN FACULTY:

2020 VIRTUAL FACULTY EXHIBITION

The Valdosta State University Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery invites the community to explore Art & Design Faculty Exhibition 2020 at www.vsugallery.org/faculty.

Julie Bowland, gallery director, says the virtual multi-media show features...read more

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VSU College of the Arts BFA ID, BFA & BA Studio:

2020 VIRTUAL EXHIBITION

“Every member of our senior class seeks to convey the truth of our life experiences within our art. We use radical, social and political ideas in our work, directly engaging with our audience to promote conversation and understanding.Creativity is essential to our personal growth and the expression of our individual truths, and design is our vehicle to engage the public, to educate and inform. Every one of us are unapologetically ourselves, and this show is documentation of our lives and our art in-progress; ​Presented to you, In BOLD. ”... Read More

VSU Call for Student Proposals

THE MARTHA G. SMART GALLERY

Located down the hall from the Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery, the Martha G. Smart Gallery offers a unique venue for student/class exhibitions, installations, and collaborative ventures. A student interested in exhibiting must submit a signed gallery contract, a written proposal briefly stating the intent of the desired use of the exhibition space, and 5 images representational of their written proposal. For a group exhibition one student must assume responsibility and sign the contract, though all exhibiting student names must be listed in proposal. Apply for an exhibit now! Submit your proposal to Professor Julie Bowland

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Valdosta State University is an accredited institutional member of the
National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).

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