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The Mind of a Renaissance Man: A Celebration of Dr. Randy Mack

McMaster Gallery 2021-2022 Call for Exhibitions

SVAD Magellan Scholar Awards for Spring 2021

Studio Art Professor Naomi J. Falk Receives SECAC Award for Teaching Excellence

Drawing on Both Sides of the Brain

Printmaking Instructor Adrian Rhodes Wins 701 Center for Contemporary Art Prize

Media Arts Senior Premieres Film at Film Fest 919

Art History Professor Lydia Brandt Receives Special Contribution Award from Historic Columbia

Studio Art Professor Marius Valdes Wins GDUSA Design Award

Guerrilla Girls Exhibition, Virtual Evening, Art Workshop Part of College's Justice Theme Semester

Faculty Exhibitions and Presentations September, October 2020

Cast of Creators

Media arts professor inspires and motivates students to land their dream jobs

Art History Professor Amanda Wangwright Receives Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Publication Subsidy

Historic Columbia's Robin Waites' Commitment to the Community Runs Deep

Narrative Filmmaking Class Shows Resilience in Pandemic

Irascibles Exhibition Co-Curated by Art History Professor Brad Collins at Fundación Juan March in Madrid, Spain

Design Professor Meena Khalili Organizes SHIFT, an AIGA Virtual Summit for Design Educators

Art History Professor Peter Chametzky Receives Meiss Publication Grant from CAA

Professor Marius Valdes, Studio/Graphic Design, Receives Gold Award in Illustration at 2020 UCDA Design Awards

The Long History of How Jesus Came to Resemble a White European

Studio Art Professor Naomi Falk Co-Launches Online Project Share Resource for Art Educators During COVID-19

Art History Professor Lydia Brandt Speaks Out about Confederate Monuments on SC State House Grounds

Art Education Professor Hyunji Kwon Receives Provost Grant, Faculty Research and Scholarship Grant from the University of South Carolina

New National Design Leadership Role for Graphic Design and Illustration Professor Meena Khalili

MFA Exhibitions Go Online to Build Empathy, Spark Imagination


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