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Mazza Weekend Conference Audience Charmed by Artists’ Stories of Inspiration

At the 18th Annual Mazza Weekend Conference on Saturday more than 350 participants from 17 states were captivated by presentations from six keynote artists. Artists hosted by the Mazza Museum inside the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion at The University of Findlay included Matthew Reinhart, Michael Buckley, Molly Idle, Henry Cole, LeUyen Pham, and...

November 16, 2015May 17, 2018

Kindelan to Talk About Higher Education’s ‘Hidden Gem’: The Liberal Arts

Nancy Kindelan, Ph.D., a professor at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, will give a presentation titled “The Hidden Gem on Your Campus” at 4 p.m. Tuesday, November 10 in The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum, located in the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion. Her speech will highlight the value of the liberal arts and...

November 3, 2015September 27, 2018

UF Genki Kids Club to be Offered

The University of Findlay will be offering “UF Genki Kids,” a Japanese Language and Culture Club for students in grades 2-6. Activities will be held in Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion’s children’s art studio from 4-5 p.m. on Oct. 19 and 21; and on Nov. 2, 4, 9, 11, 16 and 18. The cost...

October 16, 2015May 17, 2018

Mazza Museum to Dedicate Catherine Freed Galleria

The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum will dedicate the Catherine Freed Galleria at 3 p.m. on Oct. 14 in the museum. The event will be open to the public. Those who are planning to attend are asked to call the museum in advance at (419) 434-4560. The galleria will be an existing wall near the...

October 5, 2015May 17, 2018

Louden-Hanes Lecture to Kick Off Wilkin Event Series

Marie A. Louden-Hanes, Ph.D. will be the first 2015-2016 Wilkin Event Series speaker on Sept. 22 in The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum. Her lecture, “Revealing The Text: Winslow Homer and the Demi-Mode,” will begin at 4 p.m. Dr. Louden-Hanes has been at the University since 1986. She earned her bachelor of fine arts, master...

September 4, 2015September 27, 2018

UF community mourning Mazza Museum founder’s death

The Mazza Museum and The University of Findlay community is mourning the death of beloved education professor Jerry Mallett, Ed.D., who founded UF’s Mazza Museum, fostered many of its community learning endeavors, and most recently served as its curator. “I am deeply saddened by the loss of Dr. Mallett,” said University President Katherine Fell, Ph.D....

July 20, 2015May 17, 2018

Mazza Museum Sends “Page Turners” to Columbus Museum of Art

This summer The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum sends an exhibit to the Columbus Museum of Art, exposing audiences outside Findlay to their collection of over 9,000 original illustrations. The exhibit, “Page Turners: The Art of Award-Winning Picture books from the Mazza Museum,” featuring 32 works from Mazza’s collection, will showcase the art of award...

May 11, 2015May 17, 2018
Rafael Lopez

Rafael Lopez

The work of Rafael López is a fusion of strong graphic style and magical symbolism. Growing up in Mexico City he was immersed in the rich cultural heritage and native color of street life. Influenced by Mexican surrealism, dichos and myths he developed a style with roots in these traditions. His illustrations for Book Fiesta written by Pat Mora...

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