The David Winton Bell Gallery and the Department of Visual Art present the work of thirty artists in Brown’s 36th annual Student Exhibition, on view at the Bell Gallery from Wednesday, April 13 to Sunday, April 24, 2016. A reception will be held Friday, April 22, from 7:00pm until 9:00pm. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.
Organized by students Ivy Brenneman, Leadz Dorce, and Mia Rollins, the juried exhibition is open to all Brown University students, regardless of major, and encourages artists to submit work in a variety of media. This extensive survey of the visual arts at Brown highlights the dynamic ways in which students are engaging and redefining the arts today.
The thirty artists represented in the exhibition are: Keren Alfred, Jacqueline Anton, Jennifer Avery, Kiki Barnes, Elizabeth Basso, Cory Broad, Sarah Cheung, Kwang Choi, Camille Coy, Leadz Dorce, Layla Ehsan, Dylan Everett, Elodie Freymann, Raffaele Gans-Pfister, E. Givens, Erick Guzman, Tia Heywood, Pierie Korostoff, Yutong Liao, Emma Maier, Kearney McDonnell, Jamie Packs, Mia Rollins, Adele Ruppert, Sophie Schwartz, Sascha Servan-Scheiber, Marcus Sudac, Grace Sun, Jane Tracy, and Victoria Yin.
Jan Howard and Clara Lieu are this year’s jurors. Howard is Chief Curator and Houghton P. Metcalf Jr. Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs at the RISD Museum.
Lieu is a professor, writer, and visual artist, currently teaching in the Illustration Department at the Rhode Island School of Design. She also writes an advice column for visual artists called “Ask the Art Professor” which is featured in the Huffington Post.