Yasmine K. Kasem wins Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Award, Herron School of Art and Design

The International Sculpture Center has announced that Yasmine K. Kasem (B.F.A. in Sculpture, ’15) is a recipient of the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2015 for her work El Qamesha El Wahida (The Lonely Cloth) In a letter notifying associate professors of sculpture Eric Nordgulen and Greg Hull, who were Kasem’s faculty […]

Nontraditional Herron juniors help IMS embody ‘Back Home Again in Indiana’

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Herron School of Art and Design

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway featured work by Herron juniors Sarah Chumbley and Alicia Stephens in the official event program for the 2015 Indianapolis 500. Chumbley, a visual communication design major, was a spring intern in creative services at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, reporting to Dawn DeBellis. Working on the publication design, Chumbley asked Debellis to […]

Terence Main is Herron’s 2015 Distinguished Alumnus

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Award, Featured, Herron School of Art and Design

Terence Main (B.F.A. ‘76) is the 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award. The Herron Alumni Association gives the award to recognize outstanding alumni who have brought honor to their alma mater by distinguishing themselves professionally or through extraordinary service to the school and university. Dean Valerie Eickmeier and Herron Alumni Association President Sara Love […]

In-demand Herron art therapists make life better for those in pain

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Herron School of Art and Design

Linda Adeniyi, Bonnie Burke and Heidi Moffatt all have graduated from Herron School of Art and Design’s Master of Arts in Art Therapy Program within the last two years. They were employed right away, even before graduation in Burke’s case. Beyond those achievements, the three share additional characteristics. Not only are they helping people who […]

Summer Youth Program Fund feeds thinking and making at Herron Creativity Camps

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Course, Herron School of Art and Design

At Herron School of Art and Design, if you can think it, you can make it. That holds true for the 147 youths who attended this year’s Summer Creativity Camps. Camp Cartoon, Camp Tomorrow, Camp Noise and Camp Kinetics each ran for a week in Eskenazi Hall. Students explored, discovered and made things—often with digital […]

Goodine and Richardson say farewell to Herron after 59 combined years of teaching

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Herron School of Art and Design

There are a lot of meet-cute stories at Herron School of Art and Design. One belongs to the departing duo of Linda Adele Goodine, former Chancellor’s Professor of Photography and Intermedia and Mark Richardson, former associate professor of Ceramics. A school secretary introduced them to each other a quarter of a century ago. “She said […]

Paluzzi, others, will get their online due thanks to new Donald Prell Fellowship in Art History

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Herron School of Art and Design

Donald Prell, 91, met Herron alumnus Rinaldo Paluzzi during an exhibition in Los Angeles. “I purchased one of his paintings in September 1960 for $360,” said Prell, “which in today’s dollars would be $2,875.” Prell observed that Paluzzi’s body of work is impressive. He called on Herron via email to inquire as to why there […]

Herron book arts exhibit on IU Bloomington campus has been extended through Aug. 14

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Exhibition, Herron School of Art and Design

INDIANAPOLIS — Art lovers still have time to catch the 15th annual exhibit of artist’s books made by students in the book arts program at Herron School of Art and Design, part of the Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis campus. The free exhibit has been extended through Aug. 14 in the foyer of the Fine Arts Library […]

Popular artists with diverse backgrounds featured in July Herron Exhibits

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Exhibition, Herron School of Art and Design

What do a philanthropist looking for a winter hobby, a prosthodontist who loves to travel, a dioramist hot off a sold-out show and a philosophical photographer all have in common? Each has an exhibit running July 10 to July 31 at the Herron School of Art and Design, located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis […]

2015 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards goes to Herron’s Yasmine K. Kasem

Posted on Posted in Announcements, Award, Competition, Herron School of Art and Design, News

The International Sculpture Center has announced that Yasmine K. Kasem (B.F.A. in Sculpture, ’15) is a recipient of the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2015 for her work El Qamesha El Wahida (The Lonely Cloth). In a letter notifying associate professors of sculpture Eric Nordgulenand Greg Hull, Kasem’s faculty nominators, a center […]