Lion King Designer Michael Curry Profiled
January 10, 2019
The Eugene Weekly profiles alumnus Michael Curry. The Lion King, for which he designed costumes, masks, and puppets including, "two-story giraffes, the life-size elephants, the leaping gazelles and the elegant cheetah" is playing in Eugene.
In the piece, Curry talks about growing up in Grants Pass, Oregon and about his company, Michael Curry Design, which, "employs 54 full-time artists, currently meeting the collaborative demands of 12 simultaneous worldwide productions."
NY Times highlights work by alumnus Tabor Robak in review of New Order: Art and Technology in the Twenty-First Century exhibition at MoMA, curated by Michelle Kuo
Visiting faculty in the Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies program, including internationally recognized artists and curators offer free public lectures beginning June 19
Photography majors Hannah Hazen, Jessica Mitchell, Scott King, and Kia Tiakamori-Tihada have work on view at Blue Sky Gallery through Fall of 2019.
Congratulations to faculty member Sharita Towne who has been selected as one of the Hallie Ford Fellows in the Visual Arts for 2019!