Juried Art and Art History Alumni Exhibition

Date & Time 
Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:00 to Fri, 01/31/2014 - 16:30

SMC Art and Art History Department Alumni  flyer

will showcase Art in all media and sizes including video and small sculpture. Come see fantastic alumni art, catch up and network with fellow Art and Art History alums and faculty!

Notes from The Studio, "Afronauts" New works in progress

Date & Time 
Fri, 04/26/2013 - 15:00 to Sun, 05/05/2013 - 12:00

Art Exhibition by Professor Nyame Brown.

Notes from The Studio

Richard McLean, Master Artist

Date & Time 
Sun, 04/22/2012 - 11:00 to 16:30

Richard McLean, renowned photorealist painter of large format equine images, will be honored as the ninth Master Artist by the Saint Mary's College Museum of Art. 

The retrospective features oil and watercolor paintings and mixed media works on paper.  In addition to the iconic horses, the comprehensive exhibition includes landscapes, still lifes and never before exhibited portraits of friends and fellow artists.

French Film Festival: Entre Les Murs (The Class)

Date & Time 
Mon, 03/26/2012 - 19:00

The final film in our Tournées Festival is a winner of the 2008 Palme d’Or at Cannes, the film follows a class at a diverse Parisian public junior high school. In an unusual example of art imitating life, the film was based on the best-selling book by real-life teacher François Bégaudeau, who also wrote the screenplay and plays himself in the film. As François attempts to teach the French language to his multi-ethnic students, he offers both the opportunity and the threat of modern cultural assimilation. No one is above reproach in this difficult and important film.

French Film Festival: Un Prophete (A Prophet)

Date & Time 
Tue, 03/20/2012 - 19:00

Malik, a 19-year-old French-Arab, enters prison as an uneducated naïf and is thrust into rigidly defined social system rife with corruption, cronyism, and racism. Director Audiard’s intricate study of the bloody rules and rituals behind bars never once glorifies the shocking violence that becomes a rite of passage for Malik. A Prophet instead offers a clear-eyed examination of the ambiguous figure Malik cuts in maneuvering the laws and loyalties of the violent prison world.

Free and open to the public.  All films subtitled in English.

French Film Festival: La Vie En Rose

Date & Time 
Thu, 03/08/2012 - 19:00

The second flim of our Tournées Festival  features a swirling, impressionistic portrait of an artist who regretted nothing, La vie en Rose stars Marion Cotillard as the legendary French icon Edith Piaf. From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York's most famous concert halls, Piaf's life was a constant battle to sing and survive, to live and love. Piaf remains, one of France's immortal icons, her voice one of the indelible signatures of the 20th Century.

Free admission for students, $3 general public

The Tournées Festival: New French Films on Campus

Date & Time 
Thu, 03/01/2012 - 19:00

The French Film Festival, a month long festival opens on Thursday, March 1 with Coco Avant Chanel (Coco before Chanel).  Anne Fontaine’s thoughtful exploration of the pre-fame life of the world’s greatest fashion designer focuses on Coco Chanel during the Belle Epoque. The film opens in 1893 with a powerfully grim scene of 10-year-old Coco and her sister unceremoniously dumped at an orphanage and ends around World War I, a few years before the Chanel empire is launched.

Free admission for students, $3 general public

Hansel and Gretel

Date & Time 
Wed, 01/25/2012 - 19:00 to Thu, 01/26/2012 - 16:00

The Performing Arts theatre program presents it's 20th season of original children's theatre.  Each production is written, directed and designed by faculty member Michael Cook, and features original music by Jeffra Cook.

The cast is drawn from students within the Performing Arts program.

An enchanting time awaits you.

Admission $8.00

Buy your tickets today

Student Art Work

Date & Time 
Wed, 12/14/2011 (All day) to Thu, 12/15/2011 (All day)
"Stop knocking on wood" hoping to find the perfect gift. 

Picture this: ART under the Christmas Tree!

Come meet our new Art Professor Nyame Brown and
support your local ART Department! Small to Medium sized
prints could be the solution for that hard-to-find gift or

Oh, No! Inferno

Date & Time 
Mon, 12/05/2011 - 19:30 to Tue, 12/06/2011 - 19:30

Congratulations to Marie Dana '12,  winner of this year's UNDO IT script contest. Please join us for a dramatic reading of her play, "Oh, No! Inferno,"  starring students, faculty and members of the Quixotic Players. 

The UNDO IT Script Contest allows students to express their creativity and bring their own interpretations of Seminar texts to life. 

What is this all about? How can I particpate in next year's UNDO IT contest? 

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