Shaurya Kumar to join University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
Shaurya Kumar has recently accepted a position at University of New Mexico, Albuquerque as an Assistant Professor of Art in Printmaking area. Before joining UNM, Kumar worked as an Assistant Professor at Bowling Green State University, OH from 2007 – 2010.
Kumar’s some of the most recent exhibitions include solo exhibitions at Schneider Museum of Art, Oregon and Charleston Heights Art Center, Las Vegas, NV both in 2010. Some of his work can be viewed on his website: http://www.shauryakumar.com.
More information about the Printmaking area at University of New Mexico can be found at http://art.unm.edu/index.html
Althea Murphy-Price to Join the UT Knoxville School of Art
The School of Art at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville is pleased to announce that Althea Murphy-Price will join current faculty members Beauvais Lyons and Koichi Yamamoto to teach all levels of printmaking and drawing. The printmaking program at UT Knoxville is currently ranked #4 nationally by US News and World Report.
Professor Murphy Price is relocating to the University of Tennessee from Indiana University in Bloomington where she is currently an Assistant Professor of Art. She has a growing exhibition record with recent one and two-person exhibitions at the Gopalan Contemporary Art Gallery in Terra Haute, Indiana; the Robert E. and Martha Hull Lee Gallery at the Miami University (Ohio); and the Cincinnati Museum Center. Her work is included in Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials and Processes by Bill Fick and Beth Grabowski (Prentice Hall, 2009) and this spring she was an artist-in-residence at the Vermont Studio Center. She received her MFA degree in 2005 from the Tyler School of Art at Temple University and an MA degree in 2003 from Purdue University. Prior to this she received a BA degree in Studio Art from Spelman College. Her web site is: http://www.altheamurphyprice.com/
For more information on the UTK Printmaking Program, see the program web site at: http://art.utk.edu/printmaking/index.html