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May 8, 2018
In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Day, Sonia Perea-Morales ('18) shared a letter to two professors who changed her life during her time at The Cliff.
Other Art Headlines
Apr 9, 2018
The Briar Cliff Review, Briar Cliff University’s award-winning annual literary journal, will celebrate 30 years of publication with a reception, gallery talk and reading on Thursday, April 19 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Sioux City Art Center. ...
Mar 5, 2018
Jeff Baldus, associate professor of art at Briar Cliff University, has received a $10,000 from the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. The grant funds will support the casting of several sculptures in bronze that will be part of his upcoming exhibition titled Of Sticks and Stones. ...
Sep 1, 2017
Briar Cliff University has received a generous grant from the Gilchrist Foundation to advance the University’s Advancing the Students’ Creative Spirit for a Lifetime initiative. ...
Feb 10, 2017
A solo exhibit featuring the artwork of Sioux City Art Center director Al Harris-Fernandez opened Feb. 17 at Briar Cliff University’s Clausen Art Gallery. ...
Jun 13, 2016
Briar Cliff University is proud to recognize Jeff Baldus, associate professor, for his featured placement in the Michael Warren Contemporary show, “Tree Stories.” ...
May 15, 2015
With some reserve, Karen Chesterman entered her home studio to find her paintings exactly where she left them a few months ago — leaning up against a gallery white wall, basking under the skylights. ...
May 7, 2015
Feb 7, 2015
A few days prior to his Briar Cliff University senior art show, Brian Damon is living a dream that was literally 60 years in the making. ...
Aug 14, 2014
Ben Pratt moved a majority of his artwork to the Modern Art Midtown gallery in Omaha, Neb., sometime before August. He and seven other artists' works will be on display at MAM until the end of the month. ...
Nov 14, 2013
A partnership between two Siouxland universities is producing a unique piece of art work. Three-thousand thorns, including one thousand that are cast aluminum, are being attached to walls at the Clausen Art Gallery at Briar Cliff University. ...
Mar 28, 2013
Nan Wilson, assistant professor of art and department chair at Briar Cliff University, will conduct an in-service lecture/workshop for art teachers in area schools, Monday, April 1, 2013, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m., Room 76, Heelan Hall at Briar Cliff. ...
Nov 8, 2012
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Sasha Teut, a Ute, Iowa, native, wants everyone to remember military veterans in a big way. One look at her massive multi-paneled display, titled “Remember,” is proof of the magnitude of the Briar Cliff University graduate’s hometown pride and American spirit. ...
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- Briar Cliff announces spring Dean's List
- Basketball "Trailblazer" Mary Schrad ('78) inducted into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame
- Briar Cliff University selected to join national Consortium focused on preparing faculty with career guidance skills