Sketchbook Spread of the Week

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Fine Art | No Comments
Sketchbook Spread of the Week

Art Therapy Student Aileen Martinez shares her well-used book filled with thoughts, observations and imaginings.

Sketchbook Spread of the Week

Posted by on Apr 12, 2015 in Animation, Fine Art | No Comments
Sketchbook Spread of the Week

Imaginative spread by Freshman Hannah Justinen

Marcella’s Senior BFA Gallery Show

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Fine Art | No Comments
Marcella’s Senior BFA Gallery Show

 Senior BFA major, Marcella Archilla, presents a solo exhibition entitled, Am I the Victim, using her passion for boxing as a vehicle to communicate ideas on stress. Viewers enjoyed the interactive nature of the show and were encouraged to think about and share in written form their own ideas about stress and how they react […]

Studio Practices Class Makes Paint

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Fine Art | No Comments
Studio Practices Class Makes Paint

Chattanooga artist Amanda Brazier, visited Studio Practices class this fall to lead a paint-making workshop. Check out our exposure link for the process and more paint-making pictures! > exposure.co paint making <    

A Day in Atlanta

A Day in Atlanta

This Fall 52 students from SVAD traveled to Atlanta for a morning at the Atlanta Botanical Garden and an afternoon at the High Museum of Art. Highlights of the Botanical garden included the amazing Fuqua Orchid Center (They have a fascinating blog here), the edible garden, and the Imaginary Worlds exhibit of living sculpture. At the High Museum, Anselm […]

Abstract Tesselation

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Abstract Tesselation

  See more photos of the SVAD Convocation at our exposure.co gallery.

Student Reflects on SVAD Tunisia Trip

Student Reflects on SVAD Tunisia Trip

This June 6 SVAD students and 6 staff traveled to Tunis, Tunisia to learn about Tunisian culture and create relationships with Tunisian art students while collaborating on a mural project together. Below SVAD art student Stephanie Garcia shares how she experienced it: When I first learned that I was able to go on the Tunisia […]

Tunisian Cross-Cultural Art Project

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Tunisian Cross-Cultural Art Project

Last summer my husband and I had the incredible opportunity to visit North Africa and participate in a public art initiative with Beyond Walls, the Tunisian Ministry of Culture, and the Uníon de Artiste Plasticiens Tunisien (a local artist’s association). 10 international artists teamed up with 10+ local Tunisian art students to design and paint […]

Student Work Accepted in Regional College Art Show

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Fine Art, Uncategorized | No Comments
Student Work Accepted in Regional College Art Show

Congratulations to Kristen Daniels, Marcella Archilla, and Corinne Morris for entering and being accepted to the Arts Center and Athens Area Council Regional College Student Art Show!  

Art Studio Critique

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Fine Art | No Comments
Art Studio Critique

The fine art studio students filled the critique wall last week with an energizing spread of color and media studies and series pieces. One student even mentioned that it was the best group of collective critique work they had seen yet. Critiques are the “exams” for fine art studio students and are a great way […]