Department of Art & Art History

Art & Art History in the News

Fall 2022

10/28/2022 - Interior Architecture Students Design Free Floor Plans for Wildfire Survivors 

8/8/2022 - New Art Teacher (Steven Durow) Brings Professional and Personal Success To Chico State

Spring 2021

5/19/2020 - Art Studio Major, Kristy Moreno, Molds Her Own Future(opens in new window)

Fall 2020

10/2/20 Reframing Art History: Jesse Mockrin (PDF)

9/8/20 Date & Times Announcement for the CSU-wide Art Series of Fall 2020 (PDF)

Summer 2020

8/11/20 MFA Graduate Rickie Barnett featured on the cover of Ceramics Monthly

7/15/20 MFA Graduate Jory Harms mentioned in the latest Hyperallergic photo essay(opens in new window)

Spring 2020

5/5/20 Student Exhibition: Jory Harms

5/5/20 Student Exhibition: Gisela Ramirez(opens in new window)

4/30/20 Digital Media Students Featured in CSU East Bay's "East Bay Historia" - Page 203

4/5/20 BFA Students Interviewed Regarding Taking Online Classes During the Pandemic(opens in new window)

3/31/20 CSU Chico Art & Art History Professor J. Pouwels Interview for North State Public Radio(opens in new window)

2/20/20 Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento to show work by Chico State Art & Art History student Angelea Heartsong(opens in new window) 

Fall 2019

11/18/19 Action News interviews Chico State Interior Design students and faculty regarding the Rebuild Paradise project

11/13/19 Chico State Today speaks with Studio Art major RaTrail Armstead and others regarding their unique college experiences(opens in new window)

11/13/19 Chico State Interior Design students help with the Rebuild Paradise initiative(opens in new window)

10/8/19 New Interdisciplinary Program Brings Entrepreneurship to Humanities and Fine Arts Programs(opens in new window)

8/22/19 CSU Chico Art & Art History Department Chair Asa Mittman speaks with Chico State Today regarding his new exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Art and all things Monsterous.(opens in new window) 

7/18/19 CSU Chico Fine Arts students collaborate with visiting artist Gyöngy Laky (PDF)

7/1/19 CSU Chico Interior Architecture faculty Kijeong Jeon featured in latest issue of 'Perspective' magazine (Page 16)(opens in new window)

Spring 2019

5/16/19 Former CSU Chico BA Photo Graduate showcases his talents in his MFA Thesis Show at SJSU (PDF)

5/2/19 - CSU Chico Printmaking Student Bret Day profiled by Chico State Today(opens in new window)

4/22/19 - Action News Now: University Students Update Reimagining & Rebuilding Paradise Project  
             - KRCRTV: Redesigning Paradise - Chico State students join in project to reimagine town

3/12/19 Chico State Art & Art History 'Public Murals' course featured in this year's course catalog!

3/5/19 Department of Art & Art History: BFA/MFA Open Studios - March 7th, 2019 (PDF)

2/28/19 New Article in The Orion: "Student Artists Connect with Campus Through Still Portraits"(opens in new window)

2/12/19 Hit Film "3 Keys" Opens Doors for CSU Chico Art Instructor

2/21/19 Artist Lecture: Hopper Visiting Artist Genevieve Gaignard (PDF)

Local Art in the News

Local artists Lynn Criswell & Michael Bishop invite you to view their new exhibit: "Blind Alley" (PDF)