In other news: 4.18.19

A CCAD MFA candidate’s colorful paintings (and equally intriguing life story) pick up coverage from The Columbus Dispatch, plus a trio of CCAD juniors take on a residency in Franklinton. Get the skinny on what’s happening on campus, in Columbus, and points well beyond.

Susanne Dotson (MFA, 2019) creates saturated and graphic paintings that meld fashion and farming. The stylish native of LaGrange, a small town in northeast Ohio, recently caught the eye of The Columbus Dispatch. Read more here.

Julie Green and Regina Zehner (both Studio Art with an Emphasis in the History of Art & Visual Culture, 2020) and Grace Oller (Fine Arts, 2020) are showcasing their project, In the Essence, as part of a curatorial residency at the Second Sight Project in Franklinton this month. The interdisciplinary installation looks at how architecture, abstraction, and archival work intersect with the politics embedded within place and placelessness. A reception celebrating their work will be held on Saturday, April 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. Read more here.

Michael Watson (Illustration, 2004) is a freelance artist for Upper Deck’s Marvel sketch card division and has an artistic practice that includes teaching comics classes at Picktown Art Works. Read more here.


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