MassArt in the News
Jennifer Ring of Creative Loaf experiences Professor and alumnus' Steve Locke's "steve locke: the color of remembering" at Gallery 221 in Tampa, FL. The exhibition is a jarring exploration of murder and violence of African-American men in America.
Alumna and Assistant Professor Cara Tuttle comments on apparel company Under Armour partnering with Virgin Galactic to create astro-tourism flight suits. Tuttle notes, "Space apparel is likely here to stay...and it’s almost like a new sport that people will be participating in."
MassArt Illustration student Una Stivers' design for the Worcester Regional Transit Authority bus was recently unveiled. Stivers submitted the design in spring 2018 as part of the POW! WOW! Worcester festival.
Sebastian Smee of The Washington Post appreciates the work of Ansel Adams in "Ansel Adams in Our Time" at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston with fresh eyes - in tandem with the work of Professors Abelardo Morell, Laura McPhee, and Stephen Tourlentes.
A new exhibit at the Narrow Centers for the Arts in Fall River, "Studio to Storybook: The Art of Illustration," features the work of Illustration Professor Alex Gerasev and Professor Emerita Linda Bourke.
Paul Goodnight '75 BFA Illustration has had an illustrious career using art to heal and to change lives. The Christian Science Monitor reports on Goodnight's impressive client list, his work as a community artist in Boston, and using art as a healing agent.
The work of former MassArt Professor Jeremy Foss will be displayed alongside his student and friend, Robert Ferrandini at Gallery NAGA this month in Boston, MA.
Cate McQuaid of the Boston Globe reviews the work of recent fibers graduates, no on view in "Tense" at the Fort Point Arts Community Gallery.
McQuaid writes, "'Tense,' while intentionally discomforting, also feels bright, earnest, and a little raw, like the work of newly minted artists. That’s tense, too, of course — rough edges that in time will be sanded down."