Student art sales are April 28-29

Student art sales are April 28-29

Zora J. Murff, “Midway Delivery,” 2017. One of the photos available for sale at the photo sale April 28-29.
Zora J. Murff, “Midway Delivery,” 2017. One of the photos available for sale at the photo sale April 28-29.

The School of Art, Art History and Design is hosting the Clay Club’s Spring Sale and Raffle and the Photo Club's Photo Sale April 28-29 in Richards Hall.

Hours for the Clay Club sale are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 28 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 29. The pottery sale will take place in Room 118.

Hours for the Photo Club sale are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 28-29. The photo sale will take place in Room 121.

The Clay Club sale will include works of art created by graduate students, undergraduate students, alumni and faculty in the School of Art, Art History and Design. The art represents a broad range of aesthetics, techniques and concepts.

At 8:30 a.m. April 28, there will be a guided collectors tour of the Clay Club sale. Attendees can get a sneak peek at the work on sale.

In addition to the sale, there will be a raffle for work donated by students, faculty and alumni. Tickets for the raffle can be purchased either day. The drawing will be held at 5 p.m. April 29, but winners need not be present to win.

Proceeds from the sale will fund the Clay Club visiting artist program and facilitate student attendance at annual professional conferences. Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted.

At noon April 29, there will be a live kiln opening. Visitors will get a first look at fresh pots coming out of the kiln.

The work for the photo sale will be photos made by students in the Photo Club, both undergraduate and graduate. Items for purchase will include photo books, digital prints and framed photographs.

The sale includes work by the following undergraduate and graduate students: Madeline Cass, Scott Cochran, Julianna Cooper, Austin Courdriet, Katie Cramer, Colleen Hacker, Audrey Jurek, Zora J. Murff, Megan Rhoades, John David Richardson, Megan Rook, Emily Wiethorn, Ashley Wilson, Danielle Young and Rana Young.

There will also be a raffle for people to buy tickets and win prints from Master of Fine Arts graduate students; Dana Fritz, professor of art; or Walker Pickering, assistant professor of art. Winners will be announced at 5 p.m. April 29.

For more information, call the School of Art, Art History and Design at 402-472-5522.