The Flagler Art Department Blog, the Place to Find Out About the Lastest Art News and Events on the Flagler Campus

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Russell Maycumber at the Jacksonville Art Walk!

This Wednesday, September 29th, Russell Maycumber will showing at the Nullspace Gallery during the Jacksonville Art Walk. Come on down and see some excellent drawing on post-it notes. 

Nullspace Gallery
108 E. Adams Street
Jacksonville, Fl 32202

Jacksonville Art Walk runs from 5-9 the first Wednesday of every month.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Flagler Professors Featured in MOCA Jax

The work of several Flagler College professors is on display at the Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art’s new exhibit called “Imagination Squared.” The exhibit features the work of hundreds of artists in the Northeast Florida on 5-inch-by-2-inch pieces of canvas. The display, which has more than 2,000 pieces, is designed to capture the imagination of Jacksonville.

Flagler’s Leslie Robison, Sara Pedigo, Laura Mongiovi, Patrick Moser, Russell Maycumber, Loren Myhre and Enzo Torcoletti all contributed to the show.

See the Arbus magazine featuring the show in the lobby of the Art Building.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Studio Sale

Jonathan Lux, the Jacksonville artist that displayed his large-scale figure paintings in the Crisp-Ellert Museum last spring, is having a Studio Sale this Saturday.
Saturday, September 25 · 10:00am - 7:00pm
2746 Park Street, Jacksonville, Fl 32204 (Park Street Studios)

Friday, September 17, 2010

Today, The Drawing Club's Figure Friday!

Studio 4

Every Friday in Studio 4, the Art Department will provide a model for a three-hour open figure session. As often as possible they will hire a nude model, otherwise a clothed student model will pose. The sessions are open to everyone. Bring your own materials and your friends. 

This week we will have a nude model. 

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Studio Assistants Wanted:

Prof. Michael Ghelerter is looking for Photo Lab assistants.The job involves very little work, only 2 hrs a week of help are required. Assistants will receive one credit hour.

Contact Michael Ghelerter at

Free Figure Drawing Fridays

Starting tomorrow, September 10th, there will be 2 hour figure session in Studio 4 from 1-3pm every Friday. The figure will be a clothed student model. 
Bring your materials of choice and your friends.


The Italy trip 2011 informational meeting is today at 5pm.
 Head over to K-313 to get all of the basic trip info.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

This Friday, "Second Nature" Gallery Opening in the Crisp-Ellert Museum

Featuring the work of Professor Don Martin that he completed during his sabbatical, Spring 2010.
September 3rd-17th, 2010

Opening Reception: Friday, September 3rd, 2010 6-9 PM

Museum Hours: 10-4 PM Monday- Friday

48 Sevilla Street
Flagler College
St. Augustine, Fl

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Study Abroad Advanced Drawing in Italy with Assistant Professor Patrick Moser

Summer 2011 there will be an Advanced Drawing class going to Rome, Florence and Assisi.

We will draw from masterworks of Art and Architecture and have a summer show in the museum upon our return.

An organizational meeting will occur on Thursday Sept. 9th 5:00 location TBA for anyone who is curious.

Friday Drawing Club

Friday Figure drawing club in Studio-4

From 1-3pm every Friday we will offer a free two hour figure drawing session open to all art students from any level, Drawing 1 to Senior Portfolio. 
Beginning Friday, September 10th. 

Exciting New Scholarship Generously Donated by Molly Wiley

The Flagler College Department of Art and Design is proud to announce that we are fortunate to have received The William R Kenan  Jr. Endowed Scholarship in Honor of Mary Lily Flagler Wiley.

This generous scholarship allows the department to award significant funds to two seniors each year, one in Graphic Design and one in Fine Arts.

This year’s recipients:
Brandon Santiago in Graphic Design
Joseph Stiles in Fine Art