Heather Ramsdale (MFA '10) in Group Show at the University of Delaware Gallery in the Crane Arts Building

Heather Ramsdale has three new pieces in the show titled Decadence, which opened this week at the Crane Arts Building.  Decadence was curated by Anthony Vega, a Philadelphia based painter, and consists of eight artists in total:  Timothy Belknap, Bob Bickey, Sherman Fleming, C. Pazia Mannella,   Matthew Alden Price, Heather Ramsdale, Jody Sweitzer, Andrew Wapinski. 

For more information about Decadence and about Heather Ramsdale, please visit

On View: December 8th, 2011- January 29th, 2012
Opening Reception: Thursday, December 8th, 6-9PM
Gallery Hours: Thursday-Saturday, 12-5PM

Crane Arts LLC
1400 N American Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-3803


Jessica Vaughn (MFA '11) Presents "Working," an Installation and Performance, to Take Place at Art On Armitage, Chicago

During the month of December, ART ON ARMITAGE will present an installation and performance by Jessica Vaughn (MFA '11), exploring the intersections of class and values.  Working is an installation made of over 500 mop heads cut and framed to create a synthetic backdrop for contracted laborers to clean and monitor from 9am to 5pm on December 3rd.   As the contractors clean the backdrop during the 8 hour performance they will collect cotton and fibers from the cotton mops. The performance will take place in the storefront gallery at 4125 W. Armitage Ave, Chicago. 

For more information about Jessica Vaughn and about Art on Armitage, please visit

Jessica Vaughn: Working
On View: December 2- 31, 2011
The public is invited to a performance on Saturday December 3rd from 9am-5pm.

4125 W. Armitage Ave, Chicago 60639


Sean Riley (MFA '04) in Group Show at REDUX Contemporary Artist Center in Charleston, South Carolina

 Redux Contemporary Art Center  is proud to present Home Again, Home Again, featuring works by Allison Reimus, Sean Riley (MFA '04) and Carmela Laganse. This exhibition brings together three artists who embrace domestic objects and the decorative in their artistic practices. In their own respective media and intentions, each artist uses these elements to push the content and concepts of their artwork. Throughout the work in the exhibition there is a visual cross-referencing to domestic objects, decoration, pattern, fabric, craft work, and the human body.   

For more info about Sean Riley and REDUX, please visit

Home Again, Home Again
Opening Reception: Thurs Dec 8, 6-9pm
Exhibition on view: Dec 8, 2011 - Jan 14, 2012  

Redux Contemporary Art Center
136 St. Philip Street 
Charleston, SC 29403