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Prichard Offers Community Ceramics Workshop in March

Posted Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:00:00 -0800

The Prichard Art Gallery and College of Art and Architecture Ceramics Department are partnering for a second community ceramics workshop, taught by David Herbold. The cost is $150. This includes materials. The workshop is open to ages 13 and up, and participants from beginning to advanced are welcome. RSVP by March 7 to or (208) 885-3586
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2016-17 Student Arts Fee Grants Application Now Open

Posted Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:37:00 -0800

The University of Idaho's Arts Committee is excited to announce the 2016-17 Student Arts Fee Grants Application. All interested applicants should go to: for information regarding the process for application. Read more

UI Researchers: The U.S. Must Address the ‘Wicked Problem’ of Wildfire

Posted Tue, 02 Feb 2016 09:00:00 -0800

The United States must make preparing for and adapting to wildfire a top national priority, says a team of University of Idaho researchers and their international partners in a paper published today in the journal BioScience. Read more

Prichard Art Gallery Hosts Invitational Exhibition and Art Auction

Posted Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:00:00 -0800

The University of Idaho’s Prichard Art Gallery is now displaying work for its Biennial Invitational Exhibition and Auction. The pieces, which feature a variety of national, regional and local artists, will be offered to the public at auction on Friday, Feb. 5, with proceeds benefiting the gallery. Read more

Theater Professor Presents "RED" for Prichard Art Gallery Fundraiser

Posted Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:17:00 -0800

Without Décor, a play reading series created by local playwright and UI theater professor Robert Caisley, will present the Tony Award-winning play "RED" on Jan. 29-30 at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in downtown Moscow. The event is a fundraiser for the Prichard Art Gallery. Read more

College of Art and Architecture Launches First Online Planning Course

Posted Fri, 15 Jan 2016 09:18:00 -0800

The University of Idaho College of Art and Architecture (CAA) Bioregional Planning and Community Design Program is offering its first fully online course, “Planning Methods.” Read more

UI Architecture Students Take Honors in “Best Use of Idaho Wood” Design Contest

Posted Tue, 29 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0800

Three University of Idaho architecture students were awarded top honors in a “Best Use of Idaho Wood” competition to design a hypothetical marketplace in Moscow, Idaho. The projects were judged on how their designs demonstrated a creative solution and knowledgeable application of integrated design and an innovative use of wood. Read more

UI College of Art and Architecture Faculty Exhibit Opens at Prichard Art Gallery Dec. 11

Posted Fri, 04 Dec 2015 15:01:00 -0800

The University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery will present its annual College of Art and Architecture faculty art exhibit, celebrating faculty members' creative contributions in the community. The exhibit opens Friday, Dec. 11, and will run through Saturday, Jan. 17. The opening reception is 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, at the gallery. Read more

UI Architect Students Focus on Wood in Architecture Design Awards Dec. 7

Posted Fri, 04 Dec 2015 10:45:00 -0800

Architectural designs by University of Idaho students featuring local wood will be on display from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, in the Commons Clearwater Room. The projects will be judged on site and awards given during a luncheon hosted by UI’s College of Art and Architecture. The event is open to the public. Read more

UI’s Student Holiday Print & Ceramics Sale will be held Dec. 3

Posted Tue, 24 Nov 2015 08:51:00 -0800

In association with Visual Arts Community and Vandal Printmaker’s Guild, the University of Idaho Art and Design Program will host the second annual Student Holiday Print & Ceramics Sale from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, at the Prichard Gallery, 414 S. Main St., in Moscow.
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UI Names New Director of the Integrated Design Lab in Boise

Posted Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:17:00 -0800

The University of Idaho is pleased to announce Elizabeth Cooper has been named the new director of the College of Art and Architecture’s Integrated Design Lab (IDL) based at UI Boise. Cooper is also an associate professor of architecture. She started in her new role in October. Read more

Introduction to Painting Workshop with Bartosz Beda

Posted Mon, 09 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0800

As part of the Prichard Art Gallery Adult Enrichment Workshop Series, painter Bartosz Beda will teach an Introduction to Painting workshop from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 30, Dec. 2, 7, 9 and 14. The cost is $175, which does not include materials.
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UI to Lead $240,000 Grant Project to Provide Solutions for Wildfire Hazards

Posted Fri, 23 Oct 2015 13:27:00 -0700

Wildfire threats to homes, property and livelihoods are growing rapidly as urbanized areas in Idaho develop into the wildland-urban interface (WUI). University of Idaho faculty members will contribute to wildfire hazard planning in the WUI with a $240,000 grant from the U.S. Forest Service’s Landscape Scale Restoration Project and the Idaho Department of Lands.
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National Report Advocates for Environmental Research; UI on Right Track

Posted Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho is prepared to help address America’s pressing needs in food, water and energy security, according to a faculty member who helped write the National Science Foundation’s new 10-year outlook for environmental research. Read more

UI Prichard Art Gallery to feature Lynne Haagensen and Lance Luschnig

Posted Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Art & Architecture and the Prichard Art Gallery present exhibits by Lynne Haagensen and Lance Luschnig. A reception will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Oct. 16 at the Prichard Art Gallery. An artist’s talk featuring the artists will be at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 5, as part of Moscow first Thursdays. The exhibit is open through Dec. 6. Read more

University of Idaho Hosts High School Design Day in Boise Oct. 17

Posted Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho’s annual High School Design Day event will be 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mountain time Saturday, Oct. 17, at the UI Boise Idaho Water Center, 322 E. Front Street. This free, hands-on workshop series is for high school students interested in pursuing an education in visual arts and design. Read more

Thank you to the Bowers Lab Staff

Posted Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700

Thanks are owed to the Alfred W. Bowers Laboratory staff for putting on an excellent exhibit at the Latah County Fair. Thank you to Leah Evans-Janke for organizing, training and leading the Alfred W. Bowers Laboratory employees and volunteers in another successful archaeology exhibit at the fair.
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Community Ceramics Workshop Series begin in October

Posted Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0700

The College of Art and Architecture Ceramics Department and the Prichard Art Gallery are teaming up to offer a Community Ceramics Workshop taught by David Herbold. This is an opportunity for community members age 13 and up. The workshop will take place in the Ceramics Studio located in the Art and Architecture East Building at 327 College Rd. Read more

Landscape Architecture Low Impact Development Workshop, Sept. 28

Posted Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0700

Gary Austin, faculty member in the College of Art and Architecture's Landscape Architecture program, will conduct a workshop titled “Low Impact Development and Landscape Architecture Professional Education,“ from 1- 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28, in the Commons Crest Room. All are welcome.
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MS 2461
 Moscow, ID 83844-2461

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