Art Everywhere Continues at Manassas

Art Everywhere Continues at Manassas

On October 27, the Manassas Fine Arts Program hosted a Halloween-themed reception for “Spirits, Shadows and Sounds,” the latest campus art exhibition. “Spirits, Shadows and Sounds” was a multimedia art show featuring spooky artwork created by students, faculty and staff. The show ran from October 8 to November 3 and showcased art throughout the campus. “This exhibition continued our commitment to highlighting art everywhere around the … Continue reading Art Everywhere Continues at Manassas

Dr. Barbara Lash and Bobby Lee Madden

“Lessons Learned” by Bobby Lee Madden

On September 18, the Manassas Campus held a reception in honor of Bobby Lee Madden’s art show called “Lessons Learned.” The exhibition was a tribute to Fine Arts Professor Randy Michener who recently retired after nearly four decades at NOVA. Madden’s show featured works that were created under Michener’s tutelage during art classes at the Manassas Campus. Madden earned four associate degrees at NOVA: fine arts, art history, … Continue reading “Lessons Learned” by Bobby Lee Madden

Schran Featured in Monthly Ceramic Art Magazine

Assistant Dean Fine Arts William Schran (AL) was the subject of an article in the February issue of the magazine Monthly Ceramic Art, a national Korean pottery publication. Schran conducted a workshop in crystalline glazed ceramics for a group of advanced study students at James Madison University early in 2011. Sukjin Choi, professor of ceramics at James Madison University (JMU) interviewed Schran during the workshop … Continue reading Schran Featured in Monthly Ceramic Art Magazine

Manassas Faculty and Staff Tour Parrish Hall

On the first day back after winter break, Manassas Campus faculty and staff gathered for a much anticipated tour of Harry J. Parrish Hall. Fine Arts Program Head Randy Michener was delighted with his first look at the large art room that boasts an abundance of natural light as well as separate prep and storage areas. State-of-the-art computer, engineering and biology labs appear to be … Continue reading Manassas Faculty and Staff Tour Parrish Hall

Streaming Music Database Now Available

Just in time for the holidays, the streaming music database Music Online from Alexander Street Press is now available through the NOVA Libraries. Collections include jazz, classical and global music. You can search using the search box in the upper right. You can also select a specific collection (e.g., “Jazz Music Library”) from the dropdown menu and browse. Simply go online to the NOVA Library, … Continue reading Streaming Music Database Now Available