This past weekend, current Art Education doctoral student Cindy Jesup led a group of students for an art-making workshop. Entitled “Image Manipulation and Transfer Workshop,” Jesup taught several methods involving collage images and drawing techniques such as Never Dull, Mylar Mono Prints, and Tape Transfers.
When asked where Jesup had learned of the techniques she taught within the workshop, she explained: “I’ve collected these techniques from workshops and other art teachers. They are inexpensive, portable, and produce interesting...
On Thursday, January 15th, Allies4Art (A4A) hosted a fundraiser at the FSU Museum of Fine Arts (MoFA) to help support the Department of Art and Art Education. This fundraiser featured art works by faculty members of the College of Visual Arts, Theatre & Dance who were also invited to give a brief talk about their art pieces. This offered guests a unique opportunity to gain insight into the minds of these talented artists.
Thank you for all who attended this event and helped support A4A and the Department of Art and Art Education! We...
In collaboration with Tallahassee’s Opening Nights events, the Department of Art Education will be hosting a community mural painting from February 7th to the 28th on Gaines street. This event is a wonderful opportunity to make a lasting impact on the Tallahassee community.
Mural Location: I AM GAINES STREET
651 West Gaines Street Tallahassee, FL 32304
For specific information regarding the painting schedule, please see the...
October 2nd, FSU Art Education Alumnus Dr. Michael Sikes was a guest speaker in Dr. Antonio Cuyler’s Grant Writing and Development in the Arts class.
Grant writing and development explores the fundamental processes that influence the conceptualization, design, development, review, and management of a grant funded project in a nonprofit cultural organization. This class also features a service-learning component that will allow students to prepare their assignments on behalf of and in consultation with a local nonprofit cultural...
The Department of Art Education would like to congratulate our Fall 2014 graduate Jee Yoon Kim who achieved her doctorate in art therapy. Her dissertation was titled The Impact of Two-Dimensional Versus Three-Dimensional Art Therapy on Locus of Control in Special Needs Children in South Korea which she completed under the advisement of Dr. Marcia Rosal. When asked about her experience at FSU, Dr. Jee Yoon Kim answered:
The experience in FSU was a precious opportunity for me to study at a new environment and to write a thoughtful...
The Department of Art Education would like to congratulate Doctoral alumna Gay Hanna on her recent recognition on Barry’s Blog as one of 2014’s Top 50 Most Powerful and Influential People in the Nonprofit Arts! Additionally, we would like to recognize Dr. Hanna as a distinguished alumnus for her work with the National Center for Creative Aging (NCAA). NCAA is a nonprofit organization “dedicated to fostering an understanding of the vital relationship between creative expression and healthy aging, and to developing programs that build upon...
Welcome to 2015! We hope you have all had a restful winter break. To usher in the new year, we would like to make you aware of a call for submissions from the College of Visual Arts, Theater, and Dance.
The CVATD College Leadership Council is looking for submissions for the fifth issue of SIX, a collaborative collection of work by students from the College of Visual Arts, Theater, and Dance. The publication showcases the creativity of CVATD students and provides an excellent opportunity to have your work published.
Submissions in the...
We would like to extend a big THANK YOU to all those who took part in
publicizing, painting, and supporting this year’s
2014 “Postcard of the Capital City” – the College Avenue Mural.
Special thanks to:
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital for providing our canvas.
Jay Revell, the Executive Director of the Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority (TDIA)
Christopher Heacox, Director of Opening Nights
Sam Rosenstein, current FSU Arts Administration Doctoral student, mural designer, and volunteer coordinator
We need your help next week, Monday 12/15 to Friday 12/19 from 8am-8pm on “Postcard of the Capital City”, the College Avenue Mural. The painting of the mural is open to the community and we would love the support!
Mural Location: Postcard of the Capital City
106 W College Ave Tallahassee, FL 32301
The Department of Art Education has developed a rich tradition of collaborating with community leaders and events like Opening Nights, formally the Seven Days of Opening Nights, public art project.
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Students from the Department of Art Education enrolled in Dr. Sara Scott Shields and TA Cindy Jesup’s ARE 5950 Professional Practices: Portfolio class have just submitted their final projects, and the results are unique.
The students are in their last academic year of the Masters Art Education Program or the 5 Year Art Education Program. The 5 year combined BA in Art/MS in Art Education program centers around the theoretical position of Art for Life, which assumes that the arts are an essential part of education, culture, and social...