The 26th annual Leo D. Stillwell Student Exhibition
Dates: Nov. 12, 2013 – Dec. 5, 2013
Location: Fine Arts Gallery, Fine Arts Building
Hours: Wednesday - Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Contact: Fine Arts Gallery
Phone: (415) 338-6535
Opening Reception: Nov. 12, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Juried by peers, this annual exhibition features new student works in video, photography, textiles, metal arts, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking and more. The exhibit also displays works by second-year M.F.A. students and Leo D. Stillwell Jr., a watercolor and oil painter who died at age 22 in 1948. M.F.A. students: Markham Johnson, Alexandra Lederer, Brittany Powell, Randy Sarafan and Centa Schumacher
Dates: Nov. 6, 2013 – Dec. 10, 2013
Location: University Museum, Humanities Building
Hours: Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Contact: University Museum
Phone: (415) 405-0599
Opening Reception: Nov. 13, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Inspired by the ancient Gnathia ceramics from Greek colonies in Italy, donated by Ms. Jane Gray Nelson, the exhibition explores the economic and political relationships among major powers in the ancient Mediterranean world. Illustrating the connections between trade and travel throughout the region are objects from the museumâ€™s permanent collection: Roman, Phoenician and Greek coins and pottery; and Egyptian mummies, funerary statues and jewelry.
Dates: Oct. 28, 2013 – Dec. 20, 2013
Location: J. Paul Leonard Library, Room 460
Hours: Monday - Friday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact: Catherine Powell
Phone: (415) 405-5571
Opening Reception: Dec. 2, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Student unrest at San Francisco State reached a boiling point in 1968 over such national issues as racial justice and the Vietnam War, resulting in a bitter student and faculty strike - the longest campus strike in United States history. Phiz Mezey's striking photographs capture the tumult of events while focusing on the participants of this historic moment of change.
Dates: Aug. 13, 2013 – Jan. 15, 2014
Location: Alumni Hall Gallery, Administration Building
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Contact: Art Department
Phone: (415) 338-2176
Toru Sugita (M.F.A., Art, '03) shows four prints of urban Bay Area landscapes. Originally from Japan, Sugita shows his prints and paintings throughout the United States, Europe, Japan and Latin America. His prints can be found in various public collections including the Achenbach Foundation of Graphic Arts in the Fine Art Museum of San Francisco. Sugita is an assistant professor of art at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill.