The work of Agustin Fernandez is most recognizable for its ambiguous and precariously balanced forms, erotic overtones, surreal juxtapositions, and metallic palette. Inspired by the demands of survival in an urban environment and the mundane objects that clutter its alleys and streets, Fernandez is a collector on a quest for the substance of creativity, complete with the armor of protection …more
American University's Department of Art proudly presents their graduate level studio art students at the American University Museum April 1 through April 20. Champion Divers features art by First Year MFA students Ayad Almissouri, Mandy Cooper, Michael Holt, Tim Hoyt, Nathan Mullins, Angel Samudre, Jenny Wu, and Bobby Yi.
In Residence: The Neighbors, co-curated by AU professors Zoe Charlton and Tim Doud, illustrates a cross section of nineteen talented and diverse teaching artists from thirteen universities and colleges in the area. This exhibition is the third and final installment of a three part colloquium series highlighting the reciprocity between the …more
AU's Department of Art proudly presents the work of MFA Thesis candidates in the late spring exhibition Perambulators. The multidisciplinary Studio Art program showcases an exciting range of artwork including works in painting, sculpture, collage and material studies, photography and new media. The MFA Thesis Exhibition Perambulators features work by the following artists: Andy Baritz, Jody Fang, …more
This exhibition highlights the collecting interest of the Washington Print Club collectors and artists since the clubs formation in 1964. Whether prints, drawings, watercolors, pastels, collages or photographs, the works in Passionate Collectors represent an important range of artists, styles, and aesthetic movements from the past five decades.
"Syzygy," William Newman's series of nineteen oil paintings, photographs, and two metal sculptures, is a vibrant rumination on temporality, subjective freedom and natural splendor. The photographs, photorealist paintings and stainless steel sculptures present striking natural objects with personal resonance for Newman. Seen together, photographs that take a click to create and paintings that …more