Hartford Art School Faculty Exhibition

August 16, 2010

Opening September 7, 2010 – The Hartford Art School Faculty Exhibition

The fall semester begins the exhibition season at the Joseloff Gallery, and the first show is the Hartford Art School Faculty Exhibition. This exhibition features works by distinguished faculty who teach in ceramics, drawing, illustration, media arts, sculpture, painting, photography, printmaking, visual communication design, and foundation studies.

This year’s exhibition will include new members of the Art School faculty: Jaclyn Conley (painting), Robert Lyons (photography), and Carolyn Muskat.

The exhibition will begin with an opening reception on Tuesday September 7, 2010 from 5-7PM in the Joseloff Gallery, and will run through Sunday October 10, 2010.

Participating faculty include:

Doug Andersen | Cat Balco | Marion Belanger | Daniel Buttrey
Robert Calafiore | Harriet Caldwell | Ellen Carey |Alan Carlstrom
Jaclyn Conley | Andy Deck | Terry Feder | Susan Finnegan
Jenni Freidman | Mary Frey | Hirokazu Fukawa | Gilles Giuntini
Gene Gort | Walter Hall | Dawn Holder | Jim Lee | Robert Lyons
Santanu Majumdar | Rey Milici | Carolyn Muskat | Dennis Nolan
John Nordyke | Ryan O’ Rourke | Carol Padberg | Ruta Parker
Jeremiah Patterson | Natacha Poggio | Jimmy Rhea | Kevin Sepe
Mark Snyder | Bill Thompson | Murray Tinkelman | Matt Towers
John Willis

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday from 11am to 4pm, and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4pm.  Admission is free.


Looking Ahead to the Fall: Kathy Butterly

August 3, 2010

Kathy Butterly, Burnt Sugar, 2010, clay and glaze, 4 7/8 x 3 ¾ x 2 7/8 inches. Private Collection. Courtesy of Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York.

How delicious is this work?  This is a recent piece by New York artist Kathy Butterly.  She is one of the Koopman Chairs in the Visual Arts at the Hartford Art School this year.  She and Kansas City ceramic artist, Andy Brayman will be having a show in the Joseloff Gallery this November.  And what a gorgeous show it will be!

Work from Kathy’s recent show “Pantyhose and Morandi”  at the Tibor de Nagy Gallery can be seen here: http://www.tibordenagy.com/exhibitions/kathy-butterly/

Kathy Butterly, Mad Cap Laughs, 2010, clay and glaze, 5 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 inches. Private Collection. Courtesy of Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York.

Our exhibition, “Brayman & Butterly” will run from November 10 through December 19 2010 with an opening reception in the gallery on Tuesday November 9 from 5-7pm.  Kathy Butterly will hold a free public lecture in the Wilde Auditorium preceding the opening reception from 1:30-3pm.  She will also return to campus on Wednesday December 15 for a free evening gallery talk from 5-6:30pm.

Mark your calendars, this is a show you will not want to miss!