Thursday, October 6, 2016



Here’s what we’ll see:

Look Before You Leap is about Black Mountain College. This innovative college,

from 1933-1957, was a place for exploration, independent thinking, and creativity.

Many famous artists, writers and thinkers were part of this experiment in education.

Columbus Museum of Art Ronald Wimberly: 2016 Graphic novelist residency

Greater Columbus Ex.: Columbus artists including our own Janis Wunderlich.

The work of Rubin and Isabel Toledo: an artist and fashion designer partners

transform one of the galleries into an installation related to their collaboration.

The Sun Placed in the Abyss: “50 contemporary artists who explore the

relationship between photography and the sun.”

Their permanent collection.


We’ll leave from the CFA parking lot at 10:30. Bring a box/packed lunch.

Wexner from 12-1:30

Columbus Museum of Art from 1:45-4:00.

Return to AU between 5:00 and 6:00 depending on students’ interest in getting

something to eat while in Columbus.


Wexner: free with student ID

CMA: $8 with student ID

Some cash for snacks.

For more information contact Priscilla Roggenkamp
SIGN UP FOR THE TRIP CFA 346 - look for sign up sheet.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Robin Roberts '82 Art Alum to Paint Live at AU Homecoming

Robin Roberts '82 Art Alum to Paint Live at AU Homecoming
Saturday Oct 8th at 9 AM - 12 PM Founders Hall 

"I'm excited to paint en plein air at my alma mater during Homecoming Weekend. Join me on the front lawn of Founders Hall at Ashland University and hang with me as I paint while broadcasting live on Facebook. "

The wet painting will be for sale at the Silent Auction from 3:30 - 7:00 pm in Upper Convo.

Photo credit Robin Roberts

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Visiting Art Education Alumnus Ashley Bush Sept 22nd

AU Art Education alumnus Ashley (Haines) Bush will speak to Art Education students on Sept 22, 2016 at 6:00pm in CFA 228. Bush will talk about her three + years teaching experience as well as the resident educator process for new teachers, lesson ideas and good education stories to share. 

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Art Major Meeting September 15th 8:00pm

Art Major Meeting September 15th 8:00pm

Location: Studio Theatre 1st floor CFA
Mandatory Meeting for all art majors

Friday, June 10, 2016

Ohio Arts Council Presentation at AU June 15th@6pm

Coming up next Wednesday June 15th-The Coburn Gallery and the Ashland Community Arts League will co-host a presentation by Kathy Signorino, Coordinator for Artist Programs and Percent for Art Office from the Ohio Arts Council (OAC), on Wednesday June 15 at 6:00 p.m. in the Hawkins-Conard Student Center auditorium at Ashland University.

The presentation will provide information on the Individual Excellence Award program, the OAC's online grant application system and other individual artist services provided by the state agency. Following the the presentation there will be a question and answer period. The event is free and open to the public.
The Ohio Arts Council is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally, and economically. The Ohio Arts Council was created in 1965 to foster and encourage the development of the arts and assist the preservation of Ohio's cultural heritage. With funds from the Ohio Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts, the OAC provides financial assistance to artists and arts organizations.
For more information about the event, call 419.289.5652 or visit The Coburn Gallery on Facebook.Location Hawkins-Conard Student Center 2nd Floor Audtorium
Parking off of King Road.