Specialization Review Video
Winthrop’s Department of Fine Arts B.F.A. in Art Program requires Specialization Portfolio Review in the area of a student’s discipline. SPR includes a digital portfolio as well as a presentation by each student. Not only is the review about the quality of the work, but the student’s ability to communicate ideas. Here is an example of a Drawing SPR by General Studio student Dylan Bannister.
Fine Arts Visual Presentation
Artist James Busby
Thursday, February 19, 8 p.m. / Rutledge 119
James Busby (b. 1973, Rock Hill, S.C.) is an artist and art educator. His recent solo exhibitions include those at the Reynolds Gallery in Richmond, Va.; Stux Gallery in New York, N.Y.; and the New Gallery/Thom Andriola in Houston, Texas. Busby’s most recent group exhibition was at Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard in Paris, France. Since 1999, Busby has participated in more than 30 group exhibitions in New York, Virginia, Pennsylvania and South Carolina, including a 2007 exhibition organized by the University of Richmond Museum, which traveled to seven cities across the Unites States. Busby holds an M.F.A. from Virginia Commonwealth University. He has taught and lectured at Pennsylvania State University, University Park; the University of South Carolina, Columbia; Benedict College, Columbia; and Virginia Commonwealth University. Busby lives in Chapin, S.C. (Source: 701 Center for Contemporary Art).
See website at: http://www.kravetswehbygallery.com/artists/1825/works/27600
Dr, Karen Stock’s essay Bringing the Boudoir into the Gallery: Florine Stettheimer’s
“Failed” Solo Exhibition is included in the recent book Exhibiting Outside the Academy, Salon and Biennial, 1775-1999
Alternative Venues for Display edited by Andrew Graciano, University of South Carolina.
Please find review at www.ashgate.com