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School of Visual Art and Design


Art History Professor Lydia Brandt and UofSC Students Help Preserve Bull Street District and Historic South Carolina State Hospital

Media Arts Professor Carleen Maur Screens Film at Ann Arbor Film Festival

New Films by Award-Winning Media Arts Professor Simon Tarr Premiere in Chicago

Professor Marius Valdes Exhibits at UofSC Upstate Gallery

New Artist-Run Gallery and Studios Opens in West Columbia

Spring 2020 Artist-in-Residence

Adrian Rhodes Wins S.C. Arts Commission Fellowship

Instructor James Busby Exhibits in Group Exhibition in Rome, Italy.

Art Education Graduate Student Wins Teacher of the Year

Professor Brent Dedas Exhibited in Venice Biennale, Published in Italia Arte Magazine

Professor Khalili's "Drawn Daily" Series Exhibits Nationally, Featured in International Magazine

Backstory Podcast featuring Professor Lydia Brandt

Mapping the Common Gesture: Professor Sara Schneckloth on Collaborative Drawing

New Article on Nam June Paik by Assistant Professor Byeongwon Ha published in Leonardo Music Journal

Assistant Professor Meena Khalili wins National 2019 Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement in Graphic Design

Professor Andrew Graciano Gets London's National Portrait Gallery to Change Portrait Identification

Heimat/Home: The 2019 Columbia-Kaiserslautern Artists Exchange

SVAD Faculty Members Selected for 701 CCA South Carolina Biennial

SVAD Graphic Design and Printmaking Team Up with UofSC Women's Soccer Team

Rebecca Boyd awarded the Ada B. Thomas Outstanding Advisor Award for the 2018-2019 year

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon with the Columbia Museum of Art

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon brought contributors to the Columbia Museum of Art for an afternoon of writing and editing on cis, trans, and non-gender binary artists, feminism, and the arts.

Professor Virginia Scotchie Awarded a South Arts State Fellowship for Visual Arts

Professor Kathleen Robbins's Photographs in "Southbound" Exhibition

Professor Olga Ivashkevich Discusses the Power of Community-Based Research

Undergraduate Research Award Presented to Art History Student Eric Friendly


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