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LCVA Summer Gallery Attendants Needed

The LCVA is looking for Gallery Attendants for summer shifts. This position is available to current Longwood students who will remain Longwood students within the next academic year. 

If you are interested, please contact our Community Engagement Coordinator, Kristen Mosley at: mosleykl@longwood.edu

Job Title:
Gallery Attendant (Summer 2019 | Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday Shifts available)

2019 Senior Spotlight: Jeremiah Gilmer

Jeremiah Gilmer is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. His digital pigment prints are meant to persuade people that fish to practice catch and release.  

"This concept map was created to hang in bait shops or marinas. The goal of the info graphic is to persuade people that fish to practice catch and release. The info graphic gives detailed information about gear and techniques that fishermen can use to fish in an eco-friendlier way."

Point of Departure is on view until May 15th. 

2019 Working Artist Spotlight: Lisa Kraushaar

Lisa Kraushaar is in the Working Artist Program here at Longwood. Her brooches intend to represent the nuanced subjectivity of women in the US and reflect on the current state of our democracy.

2019 Working Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth McAdams

Elizabeth McAdams is in the Working Artist Program here at Longwood. Her woodfired porcelain and gas fired stoneware pieces are meant to create a moment of beauty with elements from nature.

"I hope to create a moment of beauty with the unity of clay and natural elements.  My recent series is an exploration of sculptural vessels to be used for the ancient Japanese style of flower arranging known as Ikebana.  The Ikebana style of arranging strives for an integral harmony between the vessel and the flowers used together to create a perfectly balanced piece of art."

2019 Working Artist Spotlight: Ben Durham

Ben Durham is in the Working Artist Program here at Longwood. Graffiti Monochrome 4 explores mark-making as a physical act in which imagery is not drawn but sculpted into the surface of dyed handmade paper. 

Collected graffiti is transcribed and formed into dimensional ridges built and manipulated by hand to catch the light and cast shadows, creating scar-like graphic formations across the black monochromatic surface.

2019 Working Artist Spotlight: Laura Oertel

Laura Oertel is in the Working Artist Program here at Longwood. She wishes to evoke and imply the delirium of the sacred with her mixed media installation of ceramics and letterpress printed handmade paper. 

2019 Senior Spotlight: Courtney Driscoll

Courtney Driscoll is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her digital pigment prints and video include a hands-on workshop to help work on the anxiety and help build lifelong friendships.

"I realized there was an issue with how people didn't communicate effectively with people who have cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities. I created a hands-on workshop to help work on the anxiety and help build lifelong friendships."

Point of Departure in on view until May 15th. 

2019 Senior Spotlight: Madison Sowder

Madison Sowder is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her digital prigment prints discuss her experience dealing with inattentive ADD and research on holistic methods. 

2019 Senior/Working Artist Spotlight

Emily Mothena is a fall 2018 graduate and in the working artist program here at Longwood. Their jewelry and metalwork discusses specific memories and associates those memories with certain colors. 

2019 Senior Spotlight: Nicole E. Taylor

Nicole Taylor is a senior art major at Longwood. Her series of prints creates awareness about women's health issues.