Blog Archive

August 8, 2022

Ali Printz (PhD candidate) is 2022-2023 Tyson Scholar at Crystal Bridges

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

The Tyson Scholars of American Art Program encourages and supports interdisciplinary scholarship that seeks to expand boundaries and traditional categories of investigation into American art and visual and material culture from the colonial period to the present. Ali's fellowship begins in September of 2022 as she continues her research and writing for her dissertation. Read More

August 1, 2022

Tyler's First-Year Foundations Program Fosters Buildable, Transferrable Skills

Author: Emily Herbein

Buy Shaver, Associate Professor of Tyler’s Art Foundations program, emphasizes the importance of patience in his classes. The patience to understand ground-laying practices. The patience to document progress and work through failure. The patience to learn and unlearn techniques until they feel right. The ethos of Tyler’s critical freshman-year studies in art making is this: figuring things out.   Read More