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  1. Feb 18, 2014

    The Art of the Feminine and Bicycle Frames – RU Alum Carrie Metheny to Exhibit at Gallery 205

    Alumna Carrie Metheny returns to RU for “Beyond the Tartan: Carrie Metheny” at Gallery 205.  This exhibit showcases her sculptures that explore of the feminine in nature and  also bicycle frames.

  2. Feb 10, 2014

    RU Represented at the 17th Japan Media Arts Festival

    RU alumni Sidra Kaluszka and assistant art professor Shaun C. Whiteside (also an alumni) art is featured in the 7th Japan Media Arts Festival at The National Art Center in Tokyo, Japan.

  3. Jan 24, 2014

    Faces of the CVPA: Karie Edwards & Aaron Forrester

    Karie Edwards and Aaron Forrester are graduate art students, who are also graduate teaching assistantsand co-presidents of G.A.S.A., which has a show opening in Gallery 205. We asked them about G.A.S.A., their studies, teaching, and photography. Here is what they had to say.

  4. Jan 24, 2014

    Duo Creates Synergies in New RU Art Museum Exhibit

    New art exhibit opens in the RU Art Museum at the Covington Center featuring the three-dimensional, often-wearable art pieces and tableware by James and Umut Demirgüç Thurman.

  5. Jan 16, 2014

    Governor's School Adjudication for Summer 2014 Underway

    Professor Richard Bay and Assistant Professor Nicholas Umstead have spent two weekends in January adjudicating potential high school students for the summer 2014 session.

  1. Jan 2, 2013

    RU kicks off Spring Semester with Three Unique Art Exhibits

    As Radford University begins its spring semester, the College of Visual and Performing Arts announces the January openings of several unique art installations. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

  2. Dec 11, 2012

    Art Graduate's Work in National Spotlight

    The lively watercolors of Cheng Fen Yeh, a local artist and Radford University graduate, are currently featured in two nationally distributed arts publications.


  3. Sep 25, 2012

    Cherokee Language Engages Design Students in Character Building

    Students in Professor Ken Smith's typography and layout design class are boldly going where no students have gone before.

  4. Sep 18, 2012

    Ad, Design Students Pull an All-nighter for a Cause

    Radford University advertising and graphic design students joined the American Advertising Federation Roanoke chapter recently for a 24-hour marketing and public service campaign known as CreateAthon.

  5. Sep 11, 2012

    Student's Artworks on Display at Glencoe Museum

    Radford University graduate student Jerry Frech is displaying artworks from his collection "First Americans: Native Series" this month at the Glencoe Museum in Radford.

  6. Aug 2, 2012

    Art Professor's Paintings Bring Home Awards

    Awards and accolades keep coming for Radford University Art Professor Zheng-Liang (Z.L.) Feng who was recently honored with six of his watercolor paintings recognized at exhibitions and juried art shows throughout the nation.

  7. Jul 19, 2012

    RU Hosts Top High School Talent for Virginia Governor's School

    For the third year, Radford University is hosting nearly 400 of the commonwealth's most talented high school students on campus for the Virginia Summer Residential Governor's Schools in the Humanities and the Visual and Performing Arts.

  8. Jun 25, 2012

    Display from Permanent Collection Features World-famous Artists

    From Andy Warhol to Pablo Picasso, some of the world's best-known artists are represented in a summer exhibition at the Radford University Art Museum.

  9. Jun 6, 2012

    San Diego Art Exhibition Features RU Alumnus' Work

    Radford University alumnus Shaun Whiteside, M.F.A. '11, is an artist on the move.

  10. May 24, 2012

    Students Run with Logo Designs for 'Anchors Aweigh' 5K

    Five years after sitting as a student in Assistant Professor John O'Connor's graphic design class, U.S. Navy Chief Alan Nugent '07 returned to Radford University to tap the campus pool of design talent.