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Mazza Museum Publishes New Picture Book

Mazza Museum Publishes New Picture Book

This spring the Mazza Museum published Mazza from A to Z, its very own picture book thanks to the support of donors Joseph and Judith Conda. A collaboration of museum staff and illustrator Jenny Hanf ’16 who completed her Bachelor of Arts in children’s book illustration at the University of Findlay this spring, the book...

May 24, 2016May 17, 2018
Mazza Art Auction Boosts Funds, Spirits and Aspirations

Mazza Art Auction Boosts Funds, Spirits and Aspirations

At the Mazza Art Auction on Saturday, the Mazza Museum raised over $24,000 to support the Dr. Jerry Mallet Institute Endowment Fund at the University of Findlay. Guests also had the opportunity to hear music by The Maria Fricano Jazz Trio and bid on artwork produced by University of Findlay students throughout the evening. “We...

April 26, 2016September 27, 2018
Mazza Museum To Feature 2016 Award Winning Artists

Mazza Museum To Feature 2016 Award Winning Artists

This March, the University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum will feature several award winning artists in the Catherine Freed Galleria. When the 2016 Caldecott, Carnegie, Newbery, and Pura Belpre awards were announced this year, Benjamin Sapp, director of the Mazza Museum and his team realized many of the award winners’ artwork is already a part of...

February 22, 2016September 27, 2018

Two Talented Creators of Children’s Books to Speak at Mazza Museum

Writer Michael J. Rosen (pictured below) and illustrator Stan Fellows (pictured above, photo by Jason Houston) will speak at The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum in the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19 as part of this school year’s Wilkin Event Series, which is focusing on visual literacy. Their presentations,...

December 22, 2015September 27, 2018

Japanese Outreach Coordinator Ayane Hida: Teacher, Survivor

Ayane Hida is The University of Findlay’s ambassador of both culture and courage. For two years she will be working through the Mazza Museum to integrate Japanese culture into the UF campus and the region by offering programs for all ages. The Kyoto, Japan native’s work is being funded through the Japan Outreach Initiative (JOI),...

November 20, 2015May 17, 2018
UF’s Mazza Museum Announces New Curator and Deputy Director

UF’s Mazza Museum Announces New Curator and Deputy Director

The Mazza Museum in the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion at The University of Findlay is pleased to welcome professional artist Dan Chudzinski as curator and announce the promotion of Kerry Teeple to deputy director. Both professionals bring outstanding experience and achievement to their new roles. Dan Chudzinski is a highly talented sculptor and...

November 20, 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