Kinga Wojciaczyk, BFA in Photography ’18, is this year’s recipient of the 2018 NIU School of Art and Design Dean’s Award. The award winner is selected by a vote of the faculty of the School of Art and Design. (more…)
The Sycamore Depot Light Show is back, featuring the artwork of NIU School of Art and Design students. Starting at dusk (approximately 8:45 p.m.) Saturday, May 19 the outer walls of the historic Sycamore Train Depot will be lit with artwork depicting the 25 year history of the DeKalb County Community Foundation and original artwork created by NIU Time Arts students. (more…)
With the academic year coming to a close, the following NIU School of Art and Design students were honored at this year’s Graduate Student Awards. (more…)
Kerry Freedman, Professor of Art Education in the School of Art and Design at NIU was named the winner of the 2018 Lowenfeld Award, granted annually by the National Art Education Association and considered the most significant award in the industry. As well as receiving the award, Freedman gave the Lowenfeld Lecture at the annual meeting of the NAEA this March in Seattle. (more…)
The City of DeKalb will host the annual Artigras celebration, Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5.
The two-day event features an ‘art tasting,’ numerous art exhibitions by students of the NIU School of Art and Design, a variety show at the Egyptian Theatre and a grand finale concert by the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra.
New exhibition at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art features works from School of Art and Design’s Jessica Labatte
The exhibition “Picture Fiction: Kenneth Josephson and Contemporary Photography” opens this week at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, and it features two works from NIU School of Art and Design Instructor of Photography Jessica Labatte. (more…)