Activities & Exhibitions

Exhibitions at the Glassell School of Art are open to the public. Admission is free.

Events | Exhibitions | 2022–2023

Miniature to Monumental–Past & Present Students: Ceramics, Enamel, and Jewelry
October 21, 2022–February 5, 2023
Bucher Gallery

December 16, 2022–February 5, 2023
Orton Gallery

UST Graduate Exhibition
April 21–May 5, 2023  
Orton Gallery

Faculty Focused Student Work: Mark Ponder  
May 1–June 25, 2023   
Orton Gallery

Multiplicity / Ceramics Exhibition 
May 9–June 9, 2023  
Orton Gallery

2023 Studio School Annual Student Exhibition
May 27–July 21, 2023
Levant Gallery

2023 Certificate of Achievement Exhibition
May 27–July 21, 2023
Bucher Gallery

Figure Drawing & Painting Exhibition
June 15–July 15, 2023  
Orton Gallery

Faculty Focused Student Work: Bradley Kerl   
June 30–August 25, 2023    
Orton Gallery

Magical and Mystical Oaxaca: Celebrating Oaxacan Art and Culture
August 2–October 1, 2023
Opening Reception: Friday, August 11, 6 p.m.
Levant Gallery, Bucher Gallery, Orton Gallery

Glassell Studio School | Open House
Thursday, August 10, 5:30 p.m.

Summer School Workshop Exhibition 
October 9–November 5, 2023   
Orton Gallery

October 15–December 1, 2023
Levant Gallery

Photography Exhibition
November 13–December 4, 2023   
Orton Gallery

These exhibitions are organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

The Glassell Studio School exhibition program receives generous support from The Skiles Foundation.


2023 Core Exhibition
March 9–April 14, 2023 / extended through April 21

The 2023 Core Exhibition features work by the 2022–2023 artists-in-residence: Bryan Castro, Saúl Hernández-Vargas, Erin Holland, Yifan Jiang, Jagdeep Raina, and Fred Schmidt-Arenales. This year’s Core critics-in-residence, Valentin Diaconov and Karen Schiff, have contributed essays to the 2023 Core Yearbook. Learn More

The Core Program at the Glassell School of Art receives generous funding from The Joseph & Sylvia Slifka Foundation; The Powell Foundation; and The Glassell Family Foundation.

Core fellowships have been underwritten by Anchorage Foundation of Texas; Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Inc.; Mr. Brad Blume; Ms. Bettie Cartwright; Mr. and Mrs. Jamal H. Daniel; Mr. Ronald A. Logan; McClain Gallery; and The Arch and Stella Rowan Foundation, Inc.


Annual Student Art Sale

Friday, Saturday & Sunday | December 9, 10 & 11, 2022
Ticketed Early-Bird Shopping Event / December 8, 6 p.m.

Once a year, the talented Studio School students at the Glassell School of Art offer original works of art for sale―just in time for the holidays. The unique selection features jewelry, ceramics, painting, sculpture, prints, and more. Three days of shopping are open to the public, with free admission.
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