UCF Art Gallery

2014 UCF Faculty Show

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Leafstorm

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - Friday, February 13, 2015

Campus Location: Visual Arts Building, Art Gallery(140A)
Cost: Free and open to the public

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 8, 2015, 6-8pm

The University of Central Florida Art Gallery is proud to present "Leafstorm," a mixed media exhibition featuring Mary Stewart from Florida State University. As a professor at Florida State Univerity, Stewart is both an artist and educator who is interested in expressing elements of time, memory and knowledge through a variety of media. Her current body of work explores how we construct and express knowledge in ourselves and in the world around us.

Friday, February 13, 2015, 2pm
Mary Stewart: "Creativity + Critique"

After a brief introduction to her artwork, Professor Stewart will lead a lively discussion titled “From STEM to STREAM.” In it, she and the entire audience will explore connections between convergent and divergent thinking, and consider ways in which art and resources can enhance STEM area studies.

Stormfury #2 by Mary Stewart Stormfury #3 by Mary Stewart Continuum #8 by Mary Stewart

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Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
UCF Art Gallery Website

UCF Percussion Ensemble at the UCF Art Gallery

Thursday, February 12, 2015; 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Campus Location: Visual Arts Building, Art Gallery(140A)
Cost: Free and open to the public

The University of Central Florida Art Gallery is proud to host a performance by the UCF Percussion Ensemble. Featuring:

Thad Anderson, John Gavin, Anthony Grande, Mitchell Gribbroek, Christian Martin, & Austin Warren will be performing on found and handmade wooden instruments, hi-hat, snare drums, and kick drums.

Performances to include:

Stridulations, by composer Billy Martin who "when not performing with Medeski Martin & Wood," according to his website, "continues to collaborate with other musicians in improvisational projects."

Totems, by percussionist and composer Thad Anderson who is an international performer and Assistant Professor at the University of Central Florida Music department, is also known as a frequent "'Accidental Music Festival' performer," by the Orlando Weekly.

Music for Pieces of Wood, by composer Steve Reich who was recently called "America's greatest living composer," by The Village VOICE.

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Gallery Director Yulia Tikhonova (407-823-3161)

Mary Stewart: Creativity //// Critique

Friday, February 13, 2015; 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Campus Location: Visual Arts Building, Art Gallery(140A)
Cost: Free and open to the public

In this artist talk, Mary Stewart will discuss her artwork and the relationship between the Creative and Critical mind.

As a professor at Florida State University, Mary Stewart is both an artist and educator interested in expressing elements of time, memory and knowledge through a variety of media. Her current body of work being exhibited at the UCF Art Gallery explores how we construct and express knowledge in ourselves and in the world around us.

More Information

Gallery Director Yulia Tikhonova (407-823-3161)

UCF Art Gallery • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
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