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Monthly Archives: June 2011

Interrogating the Future Exhibit – Opening Reception 7/8/11

{ Posted by Paul Catanese on 29.06.2011 }


The Interdisciplinary Arts Department is pleased to announce the opening of our 2011 national exhibition of artwork: Interrogating the Future of Interdisciplinary Practice at the Arcade Gallery of Columbia College Chicago. For this exhibition, the department invited submissions from graduating BA & BFA students from around the nation, which was juried by Dominic Molon, Chief Curator at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, who selected artworks that demonstrate interdisciplinary risk taking, experimentation, and conceptual rigor.

Please join us for the opening reception on Friday, July 8th from 5-7pm at the gallery, located at 618 S. Michigan Avenue, 2nd Floor. There will be performances starting at 6pm in the gallery. The show will remain open Mondays through Fridays, 10am-5pm through August 5th. Postcard features artwork from exhibiting artist Rich Karsmizki.

Mel Potter, Haley Nagy, and Maggie Puckett working in Caracas!

{ Posted by Paul Catanese on 13.06.2011 }


In collaboration with IDEA, Caracas and and El Centro del Libro de Venezuela, Mel Potter, with two scholarship recipients from the Book & Paper MFA Program, Haley Nagy, and Maggie Puckett will be working in Caracas, Venezuela.

Center for Book and Paper Arts on Artnet

{ Posted by Jessica Cochran on 3.06.2011 }


Interdisciplinary Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition at Center for Book and Paper Arts featured on Artnet….

Brad Freeman nominated for MCBA Prize

{ Posted by Jessica Cochran on 3.06.2011 }


(June, 2011) Studio Coordinator Brad Freeman nominated for the prestigious MCBA Prize…