Posts Tagged ‘Professional Development Fund’

Call for Submissions: Professional Development Fund

The Professional Development Fund was established with a Mellon Foundation Grant to encourage the development of excellence in the fields of art and design. The fund also provides financial support for the extraordinary costs of studio work, for research projects that could not be achieved without additional funding, for the development of publications, and other […]

Linssen-curated “LIFE, Labor, and Purpose” opens

Dalia Linssen (Assistant Professor, HAVC) curated an exhibition on the work of German-born American photographers Hansel Mieth and Otto Hagel for the Sonoma County Museum in Santa Rosa, California. “LIFE, Labor, and Purpose: The Photography of Hansel Mieth and Otto Hagel,” (June 20 – August 30) examines the photographers’ contributions from the 1930s to the […]

Professional Development Fund grants awarded

The Professional Development Fund Committee met mid-April to review project proposals submitted for its Spring 2015 funding cycle. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards to: Silvia Acosta (ARCH) – drawing and writing spatial concepts, islands of Seto, Sea of Japan Eric Anderson (HAVC) – book project The Media of Objects: Design and Culture in Nineteenth-Century […]

Professional Development Fund deadline approaching

The Professional Development Grant Committee urges all full-time faculty, part-time faculty who have completed two years of service, librarians and museum curators to submit applications for research and creative projects to be undertaken between July 1 and December 31, 2015. The deadline for complete proposals is 11:59pm April 1, 2015. During the past year the Professional Development […]

Professional Development Fund grants awarded

The Professional Development Fund Committee met mid-November to review project proposals submitted for its Fall 2014 funding cycle. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards to: John Caserta, Assistant Professor in Graphic Design, to support printing costs related to the project for/with/in. Farrin Abbas Zadeh, Lecturer in History of Art + Visual Culture, […]

Berwick work in “The Singing and the Silence”

Work by Rachel Berwick (Professor, Glass) is included in an exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. Berwick has two installations included in the exhibition “The Singing and the Silence; Birds in Contemporary Art,” curated by Joanna Marsh. The exhibition opened on Oct 30th and runs through February 22, 2015. A video interview is posted […]

Heyman at Shenkar University and Israeli-Palestinian research

Daniel Heyman (Senior Critic, Printmaking) will be in Israel at the Shenkar University of Engineering, Art, Design from June 2 through July 8. Heyman has been invited by artist Orit Hofshi to give a lecture and a workshop, and be the artist in residency for the month. Princeton University Lewis Center for the Arts has […]

Professional Development Fund awards announced

The Professional Development Fund Committee met mid-April to review project proposals submitted for its Spring 2014 funding cycle. The Committee received requests for over $90,000 in support. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards to: Alba Corrado, Senior Critic, Foundation Studies, for casting of her bronze Sophia sculpture Nicola DePace, Senior Critic, Landscape […]

Tagiuri Preserving the Past for the Future

The Ningbo Cultural Center, designed by Peter Tagiuri (Professor, Architecture), is finishing construction and is slowly being occupied. The Center is a series of seven buildings linked by courtyards and a canal, and a low rise “park” amidst 20-30 story buildings, built over a destroyed neighborhood. Tagiuri was invited to compete for the design of a […]

Professional Development Fund Deadline Approaching

The Professional Development Grant Committee urges all full-time faculty, part-time faculty who have completed two years of service, librarians and museum curators to submit applications for research and creative projects to be undertaken between January 1 and June 30, 2014. The deadline for complete proposals is 11:59pm Wednesday, November 6, 2013. During the past year […]