#uartist is a celebration of the boundless creativity of the UArts community. Students, faculty, staff and alumni are welcome to share their work with us via Instagram by including #uartist. #uartist works are featured below.
This week’s winning #uartist is illustration student Ben Thompson ‘21 with “Fashion for the upcoming brawl.” Head over to his account @benthompsonsrevenge for more of his work. For a chance to win, use the uartist hashtag. We accept photos, writing, and videos from all majors for consideration! #uarts #creative #philly #philadelphia #design @uartsillustration
John Watts and Alex Sanchez
'23 (Music Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology) and '23 (Dance)
This week's featured #uartist students are John Watts (MBET '23) and Alex Sanchez (Dance '23), also known as JWat and BizKit! These two made it into the top 30 of the @american_beatbox championships, and will be traveling to New York to compete in November! Show them some love, and check out their audition tapes! 🎤❤ Videos shot by Shamar Binns (Film ’23)
Zack Stith, Brianna Bender, Samantha Gualtieri and Emma Settles
'22 (Illustration), '21 (Illustration), '21 (Glass), and '23 (Animation)
We’ve been seeing a lot of spooky #inktober and Halloween-themed posts on #uartist! Keep them coming, but we also have a new challenge for you! Share your Halloween costumes with us on Instagram and tag them #uartist for a chance to win a tee shirt and be featured on our social channels! Winner will be announced on Halloween. Creativity is encouraged! 🎃👻🖤 Images by Zack Stith (Illustration '22), Brianna Bender (Illustration '21), Samantha Gualtieri (Glass '21), and Emma Settles (Animation '23).
Cosmo Stennis and Shai Smith
'23 (Music Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology) and '23 (Graphic Design)
This week's featured UArtists are Cosmo Stennis (MBET '23) and Shai Smith (Graphic Design '23)! Thank you for sharing your cool school spirit 🦄😎 #uartist #creativity #arty #artytheunicorn #uarts #uartsunicorns #uarts #mascot #schoolspirit #musicbusiness #graphicdesign #philly #philadelphia #bestmascot
'23 (Music Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology)
Lucie Mulholland, Jasmine Kelly and Aarin Wilson
'23 (Illustration), '23 (Craft & Material Studies) and '23 (Fine Arts)
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A huge thank you to the class of 2023 for continuing to submit your awesome work! #uartist isn't over, and it's open to everyone in the UArts community, including students of all majors and grad years, alumni, faculty and staff! Keep sharing your work on Instagram via #uartist, and we'll feature someone every week. And once a month, one lucky winner will get a special tee shirt! This week's featured artists are Lucie Mulholland (Illustration), Jasmine Kelly (Craft & Material Studies) and Aarin Wilson (Fine Arts).
'23 (Photo & Film)
BFA '21 (Craft & Material Studies)
Katie Ann Magyar
BFA '20 (Dance)
This week's featured #uartist is Katie Ann Magyar (Dance), in collaboration with Joseph McAndrew (Writing for Film & Television '20)! "Caught Up In It All" was inspired by a story Magyar read about a sea turtle caught in abandoned fishing net. She states, "The issue of ghost net left by industrial fisherman is a huge issue that deserves attention."
MFA '19 (Printmaking & Book Arts)