George Pappas @ SCF Gallery

November 17 2017 -January 19, 2018
SCF Fine art Gallery, Bradenton

The Fine Art Gallery at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host a free reception for the opening of its newest exhibit “Coiled Phrase” by artist George Pappas 6-8 p.m. Nov. 17, Building 11, Room 125, SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W.

George Pappas
George Pappas to Present “Coiled Phrase”

The exhibit, which will run Nov. 17-Jan. 19, will feature mixed media and recent paintings by Pappas. The exhibit is a nod to the legacy of Sarah and George Pappas, beloved members of the SCF community. Dr. Sarah Pappas served as president of the college from 1997 until 2008. George Pappas will donate a painting from the exhibition to SCF’s new Library & Learning Center which is set to open in 2018.

For information, contact Katherine Bzura, gallery director at bzurak@SCF.edu or 941-752-5225.


Fine Art Gallery at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF)
Building 11, Room 125, SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W.

SCF Faculty Exhibition

SCF Faculty to Exhibit Works Jan. 15 – Feb. 12, 2016

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will exhibit faculty members’ works in an exhibition in the Fine Art Gallery at SCF Bradenton, Building 11, 5840 26th St. W. The gallery will host an opening reception, which is open to the public, 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15. Admission is free.

A group of highly dedicated and innovative educators, SCF art faculty members will display examples of their latest traditional and nontraditional artistic creations in two and three dimensions. Faculty who will have works on display include William Corr, Kenneth Erickson, Peter Gedeon, Jackie Henson-Dacey, Sherri Hill, Brenda McArthur, Noelle McCleaf, Margy Rich, Jason Stockman, Danni Sullivan, Jamie Tracy, Sue Turconi, Drew Webster and Joni Younkins-Herzog.

Margy Rich, State College of Florida Fine Art Gallery
Faculty member Margy Rich will be among those displaying works in the exhibition at State College of Florida Fine Art Gallery Jan. 15-Feb. 12

Exhibit dates are Jan. 15 – Feb. 12; closed Jan. 18 for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Monday – Friday.

The Fine Art Gallery is on the north side of Building 11 (Neel Performing Arts Center), off 60th Avenue West between 26th and 34th streets, accessible from parking lot H. For more information, call Joe Loccisano, gallery manager, at 941-752-5225; email loccisj@scf.edu; or visit scf.edu/ArtGallery. Maps and directions are online at scf.edu/maps.

SCF Showcases Student Artwork at Bradenton and Venice

April 11 – May 5, 2013
State College of Florida

Annual juried SCF Art Student Exhibitions featuring the best artwork produced by State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) students in the 2012-2013 academic year will be featured at opening receptions held noon – 2 p.m., April 11, in the Library at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, building 300, and 6 – 8 p.m., Friday, April 12, in the Fine Art Gallery at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West. The receptions are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

The exhibit at SCF Bradenton will display artwork including the Best in Show, SCF President’s Award and Juror’s Choice Award and the top three winners in the following categories: photography, graphic design, two-dimensional design and three-dimensional design. The juror for the exhibition will be Caui Lofgren, instructor and art department chair at IMG Academy. The exhibition runs through May 5. Artwork will be available for viewing Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

At SCF Venice, the exhibition features the following categories: graphic design, two-dimensional design and three-dimensional design. Cash prizes will be awarded. In addition, the Best in Show Award will be judged by Claudia Daniels, a local graphic design artist and educator. The exhibition runs through May 1. Artwork will be available for viewing Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Maps and directions are online at scf.edu/maps

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SCF Showcases Student Art

April 13 – May 2, 2012
An annual juried SCF Student Art Exhibition featuring the best artwork produced by State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) students in the 2011-12 academic year.

April 13 – May 2, 2012
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota

An annual juried SCF Student Art Exhibition featuring the best artwork produced by State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) students in the 2011-12 academic year will open with a reception from 6 – 8 p.m., Friday, April 13, in the Fine Art Gallery at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West, building 11 North. The reception is free and open to the public.

Artwork on display includes Best in Show, SCF President’s Award, and the top three winners in the following categories: photography, graphic design, two-dimensional design and three-dimensional design.

SCF student Jeff Hansen
SCF student Jeff Hansen

Johnette Isham, a designer and educator with more than 30 years’ experience in art, education, and nonprofit and corporate settings, will judge the competition. Isham is founding executive director of Realize Bradenton, a nonprofit organization that promotes downtown Bradenton’s arts, culture and history. She was vice president for academic affairs at Ringling College of Art and Design and director of noncredit and corporate education programs at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).

In addition, SCF Studio Art Scholarship winners will display their work in the exhibition. SCF students Jamie Keesler, Kaitlin McDaniel, Scott Russo and Iris Harrison received a one-semester scholarship for their portfolios and written artist statements that were submitted to an art faculty committee, which determined the winners. Students also will work six hours per week as assistants in one of the following SCF venues: Two-dimensional Design Studio, Ceramics Studio, Fine Art Gallery or Photography Suite.

Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. For more information, call Joe Loccisano, gallery manager, at 941-752-5225. Maps and directions are online at scf.edu/maps.


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The Goods: Weekend News (10.28.11)

Sarasota Visual Art’s round up of exhibitions and events for the upcoming weekend. This features the weekend of Friday, October 28 through Sunday, October 30.

WEEK IN REVIEW:

Going to an art opening this weekend? Email us your pics of art openings at info@sarasotavisualart.com


Joyce Ely-Walker featured at SCF Gallery http://bit.ly/vb0q5H
October 28, 2011 – State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will display work in the Fine Art Gallery at SCF Bradenton.

Joyce Ely-Walker
Mountain Spring,oil on canvas, 42”x54”,2010


Matthews, Berringer, Coombs
October 28, 2011 (5pm) – The Crossley Gallery, Ringling College of Art & Design will be featuring three up-and-coming fine arts juniors with mature painting styles: Walter Matthews, Cody Berringer, and Matt Coombs.

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Exhibit at Crossley Gallery


Divas Go Pop! http://bit.ly/vZGNZ6
Oct 29, 2011 – Art Uptown presents a solo exhibit of digital pop art paintings by Bradenton artist Janine Hoffman

Divas Go Pop!


The Art of Jade http://bit.ly/vbI5m7
October 30, 2011 – [Final Weekend] – Ringling Museum of Art exhibiting objects that are fashioned chiefly during the late Qing dynasty (1644-1912)

jade
Ringling Museum Exhibit


Ann Roth visiting Ringling College http://bit.ly/rshkxL
Oct. 31 and Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011 – Ringling College of Art + Design is proud to host Visiting Artist Ann Roth on campus for two spectacular special events.

Sketch by Ann Roth


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