Upcoming Exhibitions


August 28 – September 24

Annual Alumni Art Show in the Galleria

September 13

Clifford Owens Artist Talk

5 – 6pm in the Recital Hall

September 16 – November 18

David Ambrose

Distinguished Alumni Exhibition

Opening Reception Alumni Weekend

Saturday September 16, 2-3pm

Artist talk: November 1, 5:00 – 6:30pm in the Recital Hall


September 1 – January 10, 2018

William Hudders

Baker Center for the Arts Atrium

Reception 10.18  5-6:30pm


October 8 – January 10, 2018

Gelah Penn

Site Specific Installation at

Baker Center for the Arts Galleria Bridge

Reception 10.18  5-6:30pm

Artist Talk 12.6 5 – 6pm in the Recital Hall

November 8

Rebecca Goyette

Artist Talk 5 – 6pm in the Recital Hall

Image courtesy of Chris Coleman from his Secure Shell Copy series

November 29 – January 15, 2018


Chris Coleman and Anthony Panzera in the Martin Art Gallery

Chris Coleman's Secure Shell Copy series captures the complexity of our evolution towards increased digital existence. Our biological bodies will adapt over time to deal with the constant electromagnetic pulses, carrying slivers of who we are and what statistics suggest we should be. The works begin as a digital scan of the body, taken at a specific moment in time and representative of an infinitely thin surface. Various algorithms reduce the information to the point where the figure is barely recognizable. The shell is then infused with data, expanding and contracting as it tries to accommodate the flux of information, ever shifting like sand in the desert.

Chris Coleman was born in West Virginia, USA and he received his MFA from SUNY Buffalo in New York. His work includes sculptures, videos, creative coding and interactive installations. Coleman has had his work in exhibitions and festivals in more than 20 countries including Brazil, Argentina, Singapore, Finland, the U.A.E., Italy, Germany, France, China, the UK, Latvia, and across North America. His open source software project developed with Ali Momeni, called Maxuino has been downloaded more than 75,000 times by users in over 120 countries and is used globally in physical computing classrooms. He currently resides in Denver, CO and is a Professor of Emergent Digital Practices at the University of Denver.

Past Exhibitions

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