News & Announcements Archive


2018 Studio Show

2018 Studio Show
Join us for the annual exhibition of our students’ best work from the 2017-18 academic year. Painting, drawing, photography, printmaking, cartooning and mixed media pieces will be on view. The 2018 Eugene Leake Award for outstanding achievement will be presented at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 11 to graduating seniors and Visual Arts minors Evelyn Chiu, Jen Nadel, Jihae Snyder, Mieraf Teka and Sabrina Wang.


Graphic Novelist Carol Tyler to Speak at Johns Hopkins

Graphic Novelist Carol Tyler to Speak at Johns Hopkins
Carol Tyler, the acclaimed creator of the graphic trilogy You’ll Never Know, will speak at Johns Hopkins on Monday, April 16, about her 30-year sojourn in the world of comics, from her roots in the “underground” era to her recent series of family memoirs. The illustrated talk starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Arellano Theatre, […]


JHU Study Abroad in Ireland

JHU Study Abroad in Ireland
For a wonderful summer photography experience, join the Center for Visual Arts at Ireland’s Burren College of Art! Learn more about the program in this Baltimore Post-Examiner article, which covers an exhibit of work from last year’s trip.


Stories: A Slide Talk by Painter Amy Sherald

Stories: A Slide Talk by Painter Amy Sherald
Award-winning painter Amy Sherald will present a slide talk on her work on Thursday, October 26 at Johns Hopkins University. Her talk, “Stories,” which is free and open to the public, will begin at 5:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the F. Ross Jones Building, Mattin Center, on the Homewood campus at 3400 N. Charles […]


2017 Studio Show

2017 Studio Show
Join us for the annual exhibition of our students’ best work from the 2016-17 academic year. Painting, drawing, photography, printmaking, cartooning and mixed media pieces will be on view. The 2017 Eugene Leake Award for outstanding achievement will be presented at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017 to graduating seniors and Visual Arts minors Michelle Chung, Alana […]


In One Eye and Out the Other: A Slide Talk by Barry Blitt

In One Eye and Out the Other: A Slide Talk by Barry Blitt
Award-winning cartoonist and illustrator Barry Blitt will present a slide talk on his work at 5:30 p.m., Monday, April 3, at Mattin 101, Jones Building, N. Charles & E. 33rd Streets. Blitt’s presentation, “In One Eye and Out the Other,” starts at 5:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the F. Ross Jones Building, Mattin Center, […]


Not What You Think: A Slide Talk by Catherine Kehoe

Not What You Think: A Slide Talk by Catherine Kehoe
Thursday, October 27, 2016 5:30 p.m., Mattin 101, Jones Bldg. / N. Charles & E. 33rd Streets Boston-based painter Catherine Kehoe will present a slide talk on her work on Thursday, October 27 at Johns Hopkins University. Her talk, “Not What You Think,” which is free and open to the public, will begin at 5:30 […]


2016 Studio Show

2016 Studio Show
Join us for the annual exhibition of our students’ best work from the 2015-16 academic year. Painting, drawing, photography, printmaking, cartooning and mixed media pieces will be on view. The 2016 Eugene Leake Award for outstanding achievement will be presented at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016 to graduating seniors and Visual Arts minors […]


Ben Katchor: Hand-Drying in America and Other Stories​

Ben Katchor: Hand-Drying in America and Other Stories​
Award-winning cartoonist and graphic novelist Ben Katchor will present an illustrated lecture on his work Monday April 4 at Johns Hopkins University. Katchor’s talk, “Hand-Drying in America and Other Stories,” starts at 5:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the F. Ross Jones Building, Mattin Center, on the Homewood campus at 3400 N. Charles St. in Baltimore. A […]


2015 Studio Show

2015 Studio Show
The annual exhibition of artwork by students of the Center for Visual Arts will feature drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, and cartooning from the 2014-15 academic year. The Eugene Leake Award for outstanding achievement will be presented at 4 p.m. Refreshments will be served.