Art Student Awarded Wier/Stewart Scholarship for Summer Visual Arts Residency at Chautauqua
Arthur Youngblood is the recipient of this newly-formed scholarship through the Chautauqua
Institute and the local design firm, Wier/Stewart (Alex Wier and Daniel Stewart).
The scholarship is designed to fully cover seven weeks of room, board and tuition
for study at the prestigious Visual Arts Program of the Chautauqua Institute in Chautauqua,
Art Students Win ADDY Awards
Graphic Design students, David Thompson andOlivia Michelle Robinson, won a total of five American Advertising Awards (ADDY Awards)
for 2017 representing the Augusta Region. This is the advertising industry’s largest
and most representative competition, conducted annually by the American Advertising
Dr. Brian Rust's "Natural Infinity"
Augusta University Department of Art and Design professor Dr. Brian Rust revisited
"Natural Infinity" in 2016, a natural sculpture he first created in 2000.
Whether you are passionate about ceramics and sculpture, graphic design or photography,
our diverse coursework offers an opportunity for you to gain skills that will translate
to any career path. As an art student you will combine rigorous academics with experiential
learning, such as internships at Morris Museum and Gertrude Herbert Institute, study
abroad and the senior exhibition capstone.
As a Pamplin art student, you will embark on a course of study that challenges your
technical and conceptual abilities with support from renowned faculty in an intimate
classroom setting. Unlock your potential through the studio experience while gaining
a solid foundation in the liberal arts.
Contemporary art comes to life at this campus gallery. Join students, faculty, visiting
artists and community members, as they come together to celebrate visual contemporary
art through exhibitions and events in a unique collegiate environment. As a student,
you can gain invaluable experience as a gallery student-worker or by exhibiting your
work in the space.