Posts Tagged "Visual Arts"

Faculty News

Nov 6, 2013

A&S receives over $67,000 in Academic and Scholarly Excellence Awards

Many faculty members, departments and programs received Academic and Scholarly Excellence Awards for 2013-2014. The Office of Academic Affairs awards funds in several categories from faculty, professional staff and academic administrators to support projects which contribute to the implementation of the SDSU strategic plan. Goal 2 of the  Impact 2018 plan is to promote academic […]

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Faculty News, Student News

SoDak Animation Festival Oct. 17-19

Oct 8, 2013

SoDak Animation Festival Oct. 17-19

The SoDak Animation Festival will be held later this month October 17-19.  Brookings’ own annual animation festival was recently featured on an episode of SDPB’s “Dakota Life.”  The segment (aired on Oct 3) highlights the internationally-renowned SoDak Animation Festival as a unique event in the region and one of the few animation-only events in the […]

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Student News

Animation team competes in National 24 Hours Contest

Oct 8, 2013

Animation team competes in National 24 Hours Contest

A 5-person team of Visual Arts’ animation students recently competed in national 24 Hour Animation Contest.  Sponsored by California State University at Long Beach, over 50 teams from over a dozen schools across the United States were up to the challenge of creating an original thirty-second animation – with only 24 hours. This year’s topic […]

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Student News

Pixar animator visits Visual Arts

Sep 11, 2013

Pixar animator visits Visual Arts

Steven Hunter, supervising animator from Pixar Animation Studios visited with the Visual Arts Department’s animation classes.  Hunter has worked with Pixar since 1997 on such spectacular films as Toy Story 2, The Incredibles, WALL-E, and Brave.  He will also be a guest panelist at the 2013 SoDak Animation Festival, October 17-19 at the Performing Arts […]

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Faculty News

Linn Nelson’s work featured at Design Center this September

Sep 8, 2013

Linn Nelson’s work featured at Design Center this September

The month of September, the Sioux Falls DC Gallery will be featuring work by Linn Nelson, Adjunct Instructor of Visual Arts at the University Center – Sioux Falls. Her recent work is an exploration of light passing through layers of color and photographic images.

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Faculty News, Student News

Short animated videos by Hardin and students both included in MinnAnnimate II

Sep 3, 2013

Short animated videos by Hardin and students both included in MinnAnnimate II

“The Uncle Mike Show Trailer,” a short video by Professor Cable Hardin, Visual Arts, was selected for screening in an animation festival later this month in Minneapolis.  MinnAnimate II, a homegrown Minnesota animation film festival, will be held Sept. 12 at the Ritz Theater in Northeast Minneapolis. A short animation by Hardin’s  students entitled, “Thought […]

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Student News

SDSU wins big in Graphic Design in the 2013 Brass Ring Awards

Jul 9, 2013

SDSU wins big in Graphic Design in the 2013 Brass Ring Awards

Annually, Oklahoma Christian University sponsors the national competition “Brass Ring Awards” for aspiring college graphic designers. South Dakota State University won an unprecedented 27 spots in the top 100 student works, including one silver award. Beth DeJong did especially well, with 15 works placed. 2013 Brass Ring Award winners: Graphic Design; Cover Design:  Erin Harris, […]

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Faculty News

Jul 9, 2013

Poster art of Randy Clark to be included in future Art History book

From his poster series, “Civil war in Colombia,” Associate Professor Clark’s work, “Choose,” has been selected for inclusion into an upcoming art history book, “Chesuchristo, the Fusion in Image and Word of Che Guevara and Jesus Christ. The author, Dr. David Kunzle is a distinguished professor of Art History at UCLA, having written articles and […]

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Alumni News

Visual Arts printmaking alumna holds MFA show

May 13, 2013

Visual Arts printmaking alumna holds MFA show

South Dakota State University and SDSU Visual Arts printmaking alumna Rose Sexton just had her MFA exhibition at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Additional images from her MFA show may be viewed here: http://www.mfashow2013.com/artists/detail/105/Rose-Sexton//

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Faculty News

NYC series by Clark in Dallas show

May 1, 2013

NYC series by Clark in Dallas show

Randy Clark, associate professor of Visual Arts, who teaches graphic design has received notice his NYC series of silk screen prints has been accepted into the Dallas Society of Visual Communications National Show.

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