MFAs in Action
MFA graduate Eleanor Gatewood and current MFA students Bridgette Broughman and Emily Gerlach and Professor of Photography, Darlene Kaczmarczyk, completed several installation pieces now on exhibit in ā??Michigan ā?? Land of Richesā? at the old Grand Rapids Public Museum. This project is a collaborative art exhibition, being directed by Paul Amenta, Assistant Professor of Sculpture and Functional Art. Other partnering institutions include Aquinas College, Calvin College, Grand Valley State University, Hope College, The University of Michigan and the Urban Institute of Contemporary Artsā?? ArtWorks program.
Kendall MFA students were winners in the Student Advancement Foundation (SAF) fundraiser with Grand Rapids Public Schools. The show will be on exhibit at DeVos Place. This project was organized by Painting Program Chair Margaret Vega.
MFA Photography graduates Stephanie Rose and Eleanor Gatewood exhibited at the Overbrook Gallery at Muskegon Community College. Titled ā??Painted Nails and Fairy Tales and The Adventures of Pookie MaGeeā?, the show ran from March 15 through April 21.
Current MFA-Drawing student Lance Moon is being featured in the fall/winter 2010 edition of Direct Art, a fine art magazine devoted to featuring new talent.