UC Blue Ash College

Regional Works - Art Exhibition

1. If You Love Her, Let Her Go, photograph, 4'' x 11'' (2015)

1. If You Love Her, Let Her Go, photograph, 4'' x 11'' (2015)

About the Exhibit

This exhibition is the result of an open call to regional art and media programs. The show, curated by H. Michael Sanders and John Wolfer for the UC Blue Ash Art Gallery, consists of forty-one works by twenty-one artists representing six universities.

The work selected includes a diverse range of media: oil painting on canvas; collage and multimedia constructions; charcoal, ink and pastel drawings; photography; lithographic and silkscreen prints, and digital illustration.

UC Blue Ash Art Gallery is proud to present this accomplished collection of works by student artists and recent alumni from Art Academy of Cincinnati (AAC), Northern Kentucky University (NKU), University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College (UCBA), University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning (UC-DAAP), University of Dayton (UD), and Xavier University (XU).

Participating artists include: Courtney Hoelscher (UD), Iman Jabrah (NKU), Rachel Kauffman (UCBA), Charles Kays (NKU), Vicky Lantz (UCBA), Kala Lewis (NKU), Mandee Logsdon (UCBA), Ethan Lovasz (UC-DAAP), Ethan Lovasz (UC-DAAP), Lauren Mancini (UCBA), Alexandra Morrisette (UD), Allison Parrish (UD), Brian Pfaff (UCBA), Emma Pierpont (UD), Sarah Sager (XU), Philip Schaefer (UC-DAAP), Shawn Shelton (UCBA), Hannah Smith (XU), Emily Ulrich (NKU), Denise Wellbrock (NKU), Lindsey Werner (UCBA), and Cory Woodruff (UCBA).

Image of rocks lining a stream

Work Included In The Exhibition

Courtney Hoelscher (UD)

1. Systematic Sadness (i), recycled wood, gesso and burlap, 6" x 7.5" x .75" (2015)
2. Primed, Unprimed, recycled cardboard, wood, glue and gesso, 20" x 25.5" (2015)
3. Structured Empathy, recycled wood, gesso and wood glue, 14" x 18.5" (2015)

Iman Jabrah (NKU)

1. Prayer, photograph, 26" x 17" (2015)

Rachel Kauffman (UCBA)

1. Untitled (Triptych), photograph, 11'' x 14'' (2015)
2. Untitled (Diptych), photograph, 11'' x 14'' (2015)

Charles Kays (NKU)

1. John, digital illustration, 11'' x 11'' (2014)

Vicky Lantz (UCBA)

1. Slade, photograph, 8" x 10" (2014)

Kala Lewis (NKU)

1. Beat Down, charcoal on paper, 36" x 36" (2014)

Mandee Logsdon (UCBA)

1. Lumiere, photograph, 12'' x 18'' (2015)
2. Artificial Flow, photograph, 16'' x 24'' (2015)

Ethan Lovasz (UC-DAAP)

1. Spire, ink on paper, 9'' x 12'' (2015)
2. Mandala Interpretation, ink on paper, 9'' x 12'' (2015)

Black and white designs made with ink

Lauren Mancini (UCBA)

1. Myth No More, screen print, 11" x 17" (2013)

Alexandra Morrisette (UD)

1. Haven, oil on found paper, 5.5" x 8" (2015)
2. Tension, oil on found paper, 5.5" x 8" (2015)
3. Echo, oil on found paper, 5.5" x 8" (2015)

Allison Parrish (UD)

1. Folds, conté crayon, oil on panel, 48" x 48" (2015)
2. Woman, charcoal, pastel on paper, 23.5" x 31" (2015)

Brian Pfaff (UCBA)

1. Elephant, photograph, 10.5'' x 20'' (2015)
2. Miles, photograph, 8" x 10" (2015)

Photograph of dog wearing a leather jacket

Emma Pierpont (UD)

1. Innocent, photograph, 21" x 21" (2015)
2. Corrupt, photograph, 21" x 21" (2015)
3. Bang, multimedia, 23" x 66" (2015)

Sarah Sager (XU)

1. I Have No Problem Lying to Her So She Will Stay With Me, oil on canvas, 18" x 24'' (2015)
2. I Can Really Be a Bit of a Princess, oil on canvas, 18" x 24'' (2015)
3. Shakira Seated, oil on canvas, 18" x 24'' (2015)

Philip Schaefer (UC-DAAP)

1. Untitled I, photograph (inkjet print), 15" x 22" (2015)
2. Untitled II, photograph (inkjet print), 15" x 22" (2015)
3. Untitled X, photograph (inkjet print), 15" x 22" (2015)

Shawn Shelton (UCBA)

1. Creek, photograph, 16'' x 4'' (2015)

Hannah Smith (XU)

1. Midas, ceramic with acrylic finish and faux patina, 7" x 16'' x 12" (2015)
2. Memorial Suite, lithograph, 24" x 8'' (2015)
3. Year of the Pig, oil and embroidery thread on canvas, 28" x 36" (2014)

Emily Ulrich (NKU)

1. A Long Walk Home, oil on canvas, 24'' x 30'' (2015)

Denise Wellbrock (NKU)

1. Untitled (Tiled Head), charcoal on paper, 10" x 10" (2014)
2. 42, 23 (Smeared Face), charcoal on paper, 33.5" x 50" (2014)

Lindsey Werner (UCBA)

1. Deadly Beauty, photograph, 13'' x 16'' (2015)
2. Looking Up, photograph, 13'' x 16'' (2015)

Cory Woodruff (UCBA)

1. If You Love Her, Let Her Go, photograph, 4'' x 11'' (2015)
2. Freed Time, photograph, 4'' x 11'' (2015)

Photograph of woman in dark room with painted skin

Acknowledgements

The UC Blue Ash Art Gallery is supported by the Office of the Dean and the departments of Art & Visual Communication and Electronic Media Communications. This exhibition is curated by H. Michael Sanders and John Wolfer. Gallery publications are edited by H. Michael Sanders and designed by Michael Ziepfel. John Wolfer is gallery director.

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