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Light Waves - A Photography and Video Based UT Dallas Alumni Exhibition

**All A&H campus events will be virtualized or postponed until further notice as a social distancing measure, to slow the spread of COVID-19**

Updated 3/23/20: Due to the need to flatten the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) curve, the SP/N Gallery is closed until further notice. Please see our homepage or ongoing events on our website for future updates.

We may have a guided tour. Details coming soon.

Light Waves features the work of graduate student alumni from the University of Texas at Dallas in a survey exhibition to celebrate the university’s fiftieth anniversary. These artists employ light as one of their creative materials, and continue to influence dialogues in the field through exhibitions, publications and education. The exhibition was curated by Professor Marilyn Waligore, Director of the Photography program in the School of Arts and Humanities.

Among those chosen to represent Visual Arts graduate alumni in photography, and related areas such as video and design, are: Mona Kasra, David Witherspoon, Reynaldo Thompson, Giraud Polite, Christi Nielsen, Tim Kolczak, Lupita Murillo Tinnen, Lillian Love Kennedy, Emily Loving, Cynthia Miller, Lilly Albritton, Sheila Cunningham, Eric Baze, Alan Govenar, and Diane Durant.

Reception: March 27, cancelled

Live-streamed artist talks are scheduled at the following times:

Monday, March 30th: 7:30 p.m., Lupita Murillo Tinnen, David Witherspoon, Diane Durant, Cynthia Miller
Tuesday, March 31st: 5:30 p.m., Giraud Polite
Tuesday, April 7th: 1:30 p.m., Alan Govenar

Thursday, April 9 at 12:00am to 11:59pm

More dates through April 25, 2020

SP/N Gallery

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

Event Type

Arts & Performances


Campus Life, Arts & Culture

Arts & Humanities
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