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Stitching as Metaphor to open at the DCCA
November 11th 2014

The Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts will be hosting an exhibition of work by DCAD Fine Arts majors, entitled "Stitching as Metaphor," November 12 to December 9, 2014. The DCAD student artists represented in the exhibition are currently enrolled in the course "Mixed Media," taught by instructor Lynda Schmid. Each student selected anonymous, 19th-century photographic portraits to work with, primarily from the collection of Lynda Schmid.

An opening reception will be held Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 5-7 PM, with a closing reception on Friday December 5, 2014, 5-10 PM, both in the DCCA Art Lounge.  

Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts

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DCAD to hold Legacy Celebration in Honor of Stuart B. Young
November 9th 2014

Members of the community will join together to celebrate the life and legacy of former DCAD Chairman of the Board, Stuart B. Young in a reception held in the College’s second floor space on Thursday, November 20, from 5:30 to 7:30PM. 


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Pixel to join Animation Now! opening on November Art Loop
November 6th 2014


A group show featuring work from the DCAD Student Gallery Club

Tatiana Copeland Student Center 
521 N. Market Street
Opening Art Loop reception: November 7, 5 to 8 PM

Pixel: a minute detail, small parts working together to create a whole. This gallery is dedicated to student-curated exhibitions; designed to enable students to express their artistic voices outside of the parameters of their coursework. The exhibition opening of Pixel coincides with the opening of DCAD's curated exhibition, Animation NOW! occuring simultaneously in DCAD's Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery on November 7 from 5 to 8 PM. In addition to this free opening reception, Pixel will be on view by appointment through Nov 28 in the Tatiana Copeland Student Center. 

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DCAD’s Animation Now! Exhibition to showcase animators from across the globe
October 10th 2014

Featuring the diverse use of techniques including stop motion animation, cut out animation, and digital 2D animation, Animation Now! showcases the breadth and scope of contemporary animation.  Including works that transcend the boundaries between art and entertainment world-wide, Animation Now! features five animation studios, art centers, individuals and/or collectives, who have collaborated to create content for the web, TV, social media, and game development. 

An opening reception will be held Friday, November 7, from 5 - 8 pm, coinciding with Wilmington’s Art Loop. 

Exhibiting Artists:

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DCAD Community Mourns the Loss of Stuart B. Young
August 15th 2014

The Delaware College of Art and Design mourns the loss of a friend, inspiration, advocate, and tireless leader, Mr. Stuart B. Young, following his sudden passing on August 15, 2014. A dedicated champion for the arts in Delaware, Mr. Young was the founding Chairman of DCAD’s Board of Overseers from 2000-2010 and Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2002- 2010.  Mr. Young continued to act as Distinguished Chairman Emeritus of DCAD’s board following his retirement in 2010. Stuart Young’s unyielding dedication, support, and guidance have been major factors in the growth and development of the College since its inception in 1997. 

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