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OSU graphic design students’ capstone exhibition opens at the Gardiner Gallery

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

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The 2023 Oklahoma Point out University graphic design BFA capstone exhibition Threshold opened Wednesday, March 1, at the Gardiner Gallery of Art in the Bartlett Center
on OSU’s Stillwater campus. 

The exhibition offers work by 30 graduating seniors, with featured parts representing
a end result of students’ artistic growth achieved through years of experimentation,
investigate and important contemplating.  

“The capstone exhibition gives the college students the possibility to exhibit their get the job done
and mirror on their layout instruction,” mentioned Nick Mendoza, assistant professor of
graphic design and style at OSU. “It is gratifying to see the progress in the pupils and the
transformation their concepts have taken in every of their projects.” 

The do the job on view signifies numerous locations of the graphic design subject, together with branding,
editorial design and style, poster campaigns, UI/UX, packaging, illustration, lettering, motion
style and animation, social advocacy strategies, and other varieties of visible interaction.

“The graduating graphic design and style pupils display such a vast vary of talents,” Gardiner
Gallery director Lindsay Aveilhe said. “I have no doubt the good impact they will
have in their careers as designers.” 

Threshold is on watch by way of Friday, March 17, and is absolutely free and open up to the public. The Gardiner
Gallery of Artwork is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m, Monday by means of Friday, and Saturdays by appointment.
A reception for Threshold will just take area from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday, March 4.  

Learners featured in Threshold: Conner Armstrong, Madissen Brannon, Abigail Brumbaugh,
Kayla Bryant, Mallory Cantrell, Jessica Colvin, Sierra Do, Kelsi Graves, Ali Isbell,
Walkiria Jimenez, Hyunjee Kim, Bali Kinsey, Bailee Kirby, Minjung Lee, Zacary Martinez,
Stephen Matthews, Karsten Moore, McGwire Newell, Jace Pevey, Weston Pierce, Isaiah
Priddey, Karisa Sheely, Man Strunk, Spencer Teague, Kamryn Teal, Carley Vassh, Savy
Weston, Sarah White, Elisabeth Wilson and Aly Zetah. 

For additional information and facts on this exhibition and associated programming, or to subscribe to
the Gardiner email list, visit the gallery’s internet site or e mail [email protected]. Exhibitions and packages in the Gardiner Gallery of Art are sponsored by OSU pupil
charges, the Higher education of Arts and Sciences, and gallery donors.