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Juror Price selects Refined competition winners

Artwork by Aric Verrastro of Menomonie, Wisconsin, took first place in this year's Refined Art Metals/Jewelry Competition and Exhibition at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Refined is a biennial exhibition of jewelry and...

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Sculpture For All 2019-21 - Call for Entry

Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) in Nacogdoches, Texas, is accepting submissions from sculptors for our third Sculpture For All Outdoor Competition and Exhibition. Up to ten works will be selected for a 22-month exhibition in the Arboretum, one of the largest Azalea gardens in the nation. A stipend of up to $1000 will be awarded to each of the artists chosen. Additional cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places will be awarded.

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Texas National 2019 - Call for Entry

Annually since 1995, The TEXAS NATIONAL Art Competition and Exhibition has been hosted by the School of Art in the College of Fine Arts at Stephen F. Austin State University. The exhibition is held in the Ledbetter Gallery of the Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House, located at 329 E. Main Street in historic downtown Nacogdoches, Texas.

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Faculty Achievement Awards

Two outstanding Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art faculty members were honored during the 29th annual SFA Gala.

Faculty member awards presented during the Gala recognize innovation and excellence in teaching and research. Deans and chairs from 33 departments across SFA's six colleges nominated candidates. Lauren Selden, associate professor of art, is the recipient of the 2017 Faculty Achievement Award for Teaching. Candace Hicks, assistant professor in SFA's School of Art, is the recipient of the 2017 Faculty Achievement Award for Research.

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Current exhibitions

  • Kymia Nawabi Exhibition


    The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Kymia Nawabi Exhibition
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  • REFINED


    The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    REFINED is a biennial exhibition of jewelry and metalwork hosted by the Art Metals program in the School of Art at Stephen F. Austin State University (SFASU) since 1998. The exhibition is held in the 1332 square-foot Reavley Gallery of the Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House, located at 329 E. Main Street in historic downtown Nacogdoches, Texas. Friday, Oct. 26 - Refined Biennial Juried Art Metals/Jewelry Competition & Exhibition opening Lecture with juror Perry A. Price: 5:15 p.m. Reception: 6-8 p.m.
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Upcoming exhibitions

Recent exhibitions

  • Daniel Anguiano - Featured Faculty Exhibition
  • SFA School of Art Faculty Exhibition
  • Priya Kambli Exhibition