Month: September 2019

Professor Shimoyama Exhibits at Expo Chicago and Frieze London

Painting of a man with sunglasses with a grill with ribs and smoke in the background.

Professor Devan Shimoyama will exhibit his work at two leading contemporary art fairs this fall. From September 19-22, he will show work with De Buck Gallery at Expo Chicago, and from October 3-6, he will show work with Kavi Gupta Gallery at Frieze London. Opening the fall art season each September, Expo Chicago hosts leading… Read more »

Professor Susanne Slavick Curates “When The Bough Breaks”

Blue landscape painting with yellow and orange flames in the bottom right corner

For the 937 Gallery in Pittsburgh, Susanne Slavick curates the exhibition “When the Bough Breaks,” on view September 20 through December 31. The exhibition includes work by Professors Clayton Merrell and Susanne Slavick, Professor Emerita Patricia Bellan-Gillen, and Alex Lukas (MFA ’18), among others. In a 1940 poem, Bertolt Brecht asked: “What kind of times… Read more »

Professor Pedercini Exhibits in “Besides the Screen” in Brazil

Digital image showing a grid of orange figures in a variety of positions in cells

Professor Paolo Pedercini’s work “A Short History of the Gaze” is included in “Besides the Screen,” a conference and festival focused on ‘screen studies’ and art. The event takes place at Federal University of Espírito Santo in Vitória, Brazil September 9-15. “A Short History of the Gaze” is a collection of semi-abstract interactive scenarios examining… Read more »