UMD Art and Design / Graphic Design alum Spencer Johnson is featured in a news story that aired on KBJR TV over the weekend.
Spencer is interviewed about how he turned a senior project into a small business and his professor, Rob Wittig, comments about the impression his project made in class.
The interview is available on line:
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The deadline is March 31, 2014. First place will receive $500 in cash, second place $250, and third place $100. We’ve also included a special Audience Choice award!
Attendance will be taken at the 6pm lecture, outside of MPAC (not Montague 70 this time around)
Schedule: Tuesday, March 11
9:00am – 10:30am: Artist talk - VizLab
6:00pm – 7:30pm: Performances and Artist Dialogue – Marshall Performing Art Center
Art & Design Assistant Professor Elizabeth James and Assistant Professor Les Laidlaw (Minnesota State Mankato) are currently exhibiting at the 547 Gallery, Greensburg, KS January 7- March 9, 2014. Greensburg’s 547 Art Center is the first building in Kansas to earn a LEED Platinum rating and exemplifies the communities commitment to rebuild as an entirely ‘green’ town.
Elizabeth was invited to participate in the ND/MN collaborative exhibition, Red River Reciprocity: Contemporary Ceramics in Minnesota and North Dakota at the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, ND. The exhibition was co-curated with Northern Clay Center and the Plains Art Museum. The exhibition will be available for public viewing from Feb. 8th through May 11th.
Ms. James also has artwork in Twin Cups: National Ceramics Exhibition 2014, Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO. February 28-March 28. 2014. The exhibition was juried by Susan Speck, ceramic artist and alumna of MWSU.