Upcoming Exhibitions 

 

all school exhibition

July 18 - Aug. 30, 2015
Russell Hill Rogers Galleries and Ursuline Hall Gallery
Free and open to the public

Members' Preview Event: Friday, July 17

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 18 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm

The All School Exhibition 2015 showcases recent works by juried students, studio artists and adjunct faculty, participating in SSA workshops, classes and programming from Spring 2014 through Summer 2015. New works from the Teen Studio Intensive will also be exhibited.

Call for Entries application opens Friday, May 22, 2015.  To apply online, click here.  Note: after creating an account/logging in, you will need to enter the Invitational Call Passcode: ssa2015

Shown: Gary Schott, Polite Clapper, 2009, aluminum, brass, paint, doll hands, stainless steel pin stem, 3"x3"x2"

 

jayne lawrence

Sept. 10 - Nov. 8, 2015
Russell Hill Rogers Gallery II
Free and open to the public

Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept. 10 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

New mixed media sculptures and drawings examine identity and behavior from San Antonio artist, Lawrence. Using symbols from the human form, the insect (representing the alter ego) and architecture (representing structure and environment), the works are both beautiful and frightening.

Shown: Lawrence, Hard Shells and Soft Bodies of Aubergine and Flavescent (detail), 2014, colored pencil, 29"x27"

 

stephanie liner

Sept. 10 - Nov. 8, 2015
Russell Hill Rogers Gallery I
Free and open to the public

Opening Reception and Performance: Thursday, Sept. 10 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

New York artist Liner uses methods and materials traditional to the furniture and textile industries in her sculptures. The works explore connections between the human body and architecture with external shells over a hard skeleton that house internal spaces for intellect and emotion.

Shown: Mementos of a Doomed Construct, 2012, plywood, foam, Dacron, cotton, adhesive, live model

 

Harvey Wang: From Darkroom to Daylight

Sept. 10 - Nov. 8, 2015
SA Express News Photography Gallery
Free and open to the public

Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept. 10 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Exploring the transition from film to digital, Wang documents prominent figures in the field of photography. 

Texas Film Premiere / screening:  Tuesday, September 29th at 7 PM, Open to the public. Shown in partnership with San Antonio College.

Shown: Wang, Sally Mann, 2012, gelatin Silver Print

 

Anthony Francis: Real Lyric

Sept. 10 - Nov. 8, 2015
Ursuline Hall Gallery
Free and open to the public

Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept. 10 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Addressing the social self in the context of everyday relationships, Francis creates photographs that deal with the intimate and poetic interactions between people.

Shown: Francis, Drew and Rosyln, 2014, gelatin Silver Print

 

dennis smith & Friends

Nov. 19, 2015 - Jan. 24, 2016
Free and open to the public

Opening Reception: Thursday, Nov. 19 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

A retrospective exhibition, showcasing ceramic sculpture Smith created during his tenure as Chair of the Ceramics Department, is paired with works from national artists whose intellectual and creative careers have intersected with Smith and the Southwest School of Art.

Shown: Smith, Adam & Eve (detail)