SVSU University Art Gallery: How to Save Money on Art Supplies

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SVSU University Art Gallery: Rachel Stahl- News Flash

New Blog Post on Rachel Stahl's piece, “News Flash” currently in the lobby of Arbury Fine Arts!

A few photos from our SVSU Art Alumni Artist reception yesterday! Thank you to all who came!
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Great lecture last night from artist, writer and teacher Robert Schefman!

Alumni Exhibit now up!
Exhibition open from now until 11/8Reception on 10/24

Alumni Exhibit now up!

Exhibition open from now until 11/8
Reception on 10/24

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Please join us for the opening of the SVSU Art Alumni Exhibit!

// Call For Artists- Cyberspace Competition II//

Call for Artists- “Cyberspace II Competition”

Entry Submission Deadline:  January 13, 2014 (postmark January 9, 2014)

Exhibition Dates: February 17-March 14, 2013

Opening: March 13th, from 4:30-6:30pm


The (UAG) University Art Gallery at Saginaw Valley State University is hosting a juried digital fine arts competition, “Cyberspace II”. This competition is open to all artists within the state of Michigan who work in digital media with a fine art emphasis in either 2D or 3D. All accepted works must be framed and ready to hang or installed. Entries cannot be larger than 6 ft. in any dimension. Works requiring a computer or other electronic device must be supplied by artist. The gallery does not take a commission for sold pieces.

Awards: $200 top cash prize, additional awards will be given at the discretion of the juror.

Entry Submission Deadline:  January 13, 2014 (postmark 1/9/14)

Entry Process: Artist may submit up to (3) pieces of work. Images no larger than 2500 pixels on the largest side and resolution 300dpi. Submit images labeled with title, size, year of completion and price as well as your artist statement to:

Email: with the subject CYBERSPACEII


Mail a CD with an additional index print of entries to:

SVSU University Art Gallery

Alaina Plowdrey, Director

7400 Bay Rd

University Center, MI


*By submitting to Cyberspace Competition II you are agreeing to SVSU’s gallery and image policies. Once submitted, you are giving SVSU rights to use your image for promotion purposes. An additional policy and entry form will be given to artists who are accepted into the competition.

Entry Fee: $20 for professional artists, $10 for students-nonrefundable. If emailing content you must also mail a check made out to Saginaw Valley State University by entry deadline date for work to be considered. If mailing your package please submit check with entries information.

Notification: January 20-24, 2014 by mail and/or email.

Drop off of accepted work(s):    M-F, February 3-7, 2014 8:30-4:30pm and Saturday February 8, 2014 10-2pm . Artwork pick up: Saturday, March 15, 2014 9-3pm and February 17-21, 2014 8:30-4pm in A103. Any questions please contact or call 989-964-2291.

// Lecture Series- Robert Schefman//

Join us for an exhilarating lecture by artist, teacher, and writer Robert Schefman. He will be discussing his own personal journey through the arts as well as teaching.

Will be in the Lobby of the Arbury Fine Arts Building in front of The SVSU University Art Gallery

Sneak Peak of “Saints and Sinners ‘63”Have your tickets ready for Oct. 4th!And in the meantime, come see all of the beautiful artwork before it’s sold!

Sneak Peak of “Saints and Sinners ‘63”
Have your tickets ready for Oct. 4th!
And in the meantime, come see all of the beautiful artwork before it’s sold!

The University Art Gallery is on the campus of Saginaw Valley State University in the Arbury Fine Arts Building. All Exhibits & Receptions are free and open to the public.