Monthly Archives: March 2010

West of My Imagination by artist Chris Otten

West of My Imagination, by Chris Otten: March 29 – April 9, 2010

http://www.ctr.usf.edu/gallery/

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ART HOUSE

12th Annual Arthouse at USF

The School of Art and History invites you to an open house to view works by Undergraduate and MFA students at the Fine Arts Building at USF.

Friday March 26, 2010

8pm-11pm

There will be food, music by the Sleepy Vikings, and a photobooth set up by the photo club!

Hope to see you there!!

MFA 2010 Graduation Exhibition

MFA Opening Reception and USF Student Show Awards Ceremony

Friday, March 26, 7-9pm USF CAM
Free Event: FOOD, MUSIC, FUN
ROUSE: MFA Graduation exhibition

March 26th-MY 8TH, 2010 USF Contemporary Art Museum
Ariel Baron-Robbins
Toni Danette Billick
Maxim Maximovitch
Andrew Nigon
Victoria Lee Skelly
Stead Thomas
Carmen Tiffany

photo candidate Elene Tremblay

Elene Tremblay is one of the four candidates for the new photography position at USF. She spoke last night about her work from 1992-present. I was most interested in a web narrative she created called My Contacts and a photographic series titled Sitters. In My Contacts visitors are directed to a website where they discover a lost cell phone on the ground. The cell phone which allows you to contact artists who have created a fictitious identity through the use of their own websites. It was pretty humorous!

Another series Elene Tremblay is currently working on is called Sitters. She solicited artists in Kingston, Barcelona, and Montreal who sit for her. In this she photographs people who are tired and and have decided to sit. It focuses on fatigue and powerlessness in an urban setting.

Earlier in the day she also stopped by my advanced photography class during our critique. I found her to be extremely perceptive and very knowledgeable. Check her out!

34th Annual Student Art Exhibition at USF

Go check out the 34th Annual Student Art Exhibition at USF. One of my photographs was accepted to be a part of it!!!