,Fall 2020 Art Break was a success!
We had 18 Students and 5 faculty who participate In the event and made tote bags, posters, and T-shirts with variety of acrylic paints and spray paints.
Art history professor Shaoqian Zhang was originally scheduled to present her paper at the international conference “The Multidisciplinary Grid 2020” at Holon Institute of Technology, Israel, May 12-13, 2020. Later the conference was moved to a virtual platform and is scheduled to take place on Nov 23, 2020. Prof. Zhang's paper, "Centrifugal versus Processional: Divine Power and Mundane Power in Ancient Chinese Funeral Grids," is also scheduled for publication bilingually in English and Hebrew.
Please check out the conference website for free registration.
Oklahoma Art Education Association has announced it's 2020 award winners. 2 OSU alumni were honored.
Brian Payne, Master of Science in Teaching, Learning and Leadership in 2008 from OSU, is currently teaching at Yukon High School and was awarded the OAEA Art Educator of the Year.
Morgan Brown, BA in Studio Art, is currently teaching at Jenks and was awarded the OAEA Middle Level Art Educator of the Year.
Please watch the videos linked below on each OAEA Award Winner.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Dr. Shaoqian Zhang, Associate Professor of Art History
Centrifugal or Processional: Divine and Mundane Power in Ancient Chinese Funeral Grids
Shaoqian Zhang is an art historian specializing in East Asian art and architecture, and teaches courses in Chinese and Japanese art and architectural history at OSU. She received her BA in traditional Chinese architecture from Beijing University, and MA and PhD in art history from Northwestern University.
Critical Mass is an international photography competition — now in its 16th year — wherein artists submit a 10-image portfolio to be ranked by 200 top museum curators, gallerists, publishers, editors, and media producers. From the wide pool of applicants, 50 artists are ultimately selected and their work is published in the Photolucida online archive.