Texas Tech University :: School Of Art

Faculty and Staff Achievements, April – May 2011

CHRISTIE BLIZARD, assistant professor in painting, was invited, by curator Virginia Rutledge, to present “The Give-Away Project” at the 2011 Texas Biennial in Austin in April during opening weekend. Blizard is also announced this spring as recipient of the Alumni Association’s New Faculty Award.

, adjunct instructor in Foundations, was a featured artist in the 2011 Texas Biennial (April – May) in Austin. She was included in a two-person exhibition at the Anya Tish Gallery in Houston in May.

WILLIAM CANNINGS, associate professor in sculpture, had a solo exhibition of his sculpture at the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts in March.

CAROL FLUECKIGER, associate professor in Foundations, had a solo exhibition titled Solar Powered Paper Dolls in February and March at the San Antonio College.

, associate professor of painting and drawing and ANNE LONGO, adjunct instructor in Foundations, were included in a 3-person exhibition at the Pecan Campus Visual Arts Gallery of South Texas College in McAllen in January and February. The exhibition travelled to the Mid-Valley Campus Library Art Gallery in March and April.

JORGELINA ORFILA, Ph.D., assistant professor in art history, was recognized with a President’s Excellence in Teaching Award in April.

von venhuizenVON VENHUIZEN, associate professor in ceramics, had a work selected into the Red Lodge Clay Center’s 2011 Bi-Annual Juried National by juror, Brad Schwieger.