Samford Art Gallery

2016-17 Schedule - A Year of Art and Design

Fine Art Photography by Cliff Bell

October 6- November 17

November 10, 4-6 p.m. Reception

Cliff Bell graduated from Samford in 2010.  He has used his camera to document his extensive travels and has exhibited his work in several art shows including the Bluff Park Art Show.  His images have been publicized and shared through social media by various tourism boards including the state of Georgia and Brand USA, which is a public/private partnership focused on generating interest in international travel to the United States.

Graduating Senior Art Exhibition

December 12-17

Reception after commencement December 17. Graduating seniors will display their senior projects for public and professional review. 

Art by Michael Aaron Williams

January 24-February 23, 2017

January 24, 4-6 p.m. Reception

Michael Aaron Williams graduated from Samford in 2011 with a B.S. in art before completing his M.F.A. His art has been shown extensively in this country and abroad by participating in many solo, group and juried exhibitions.  He has received numerous grants and awards for his art as well as being represented in two galleries, Distinction Gallery in Escondido, California, and the 2 Three Gallery in Paris,  France.  

Mixed Media Art by Sara Cannon

March 1-24, 2017

March 1, 4-6 p.m. Reception

Sara Cannon graduated from Samford with a B.S. in fine art concentrating in graphic design.  Sara is an accomplished artist and has displayed her mixed media art in many venues in the region.  Sara enjoys exploring visually stimulating geometric patterns with bright imagery. She loves working with the intersection of organic shapes and geometry.  Her passion for form, design and color is reflected in her work. 

Annual Juried Student Art and Design Show Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman

April 4-27, 2017

April 27, 4-6 p.m. Reception and Awards Ceremony

Art students will submit their matted and display-ready art for juror selection. All students that have taken art courses in the art department within the last year are eligible to submit their art. Scholastic and art awards will be presented at the reception April 27.

Graduating Senior Art Exhibition

May 8-13, 2017

Reception after commencement May 13. Graduating seniors will display their senior projects for public  and professional review.