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March 24

Women's History Month Public Art Walking Tour
Starting at the Nancy Holt Solar Rotary, adjacent to the USF Communication and Information Sciences Building (CIS)
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Join Sarah Howard, USF Curator of Public Art & Social Practice, on a free walking tour of selected public artworks on the Tampa campus. In honor of Women’s History Month, the Public Art Walking Tour will feature site-specific works by women artists celebrating their contribution to the USF Public Art Collection. The tour will include works by renowned artists Alice Aycock, Teresita Fernández, Nancy Holt, Stacy Levy, Alyson Shotz and Janaina Tschäpe. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the history of the program, and the artists and collaborators who created the public artworks.

For questions contact USF Public Art at (813) 974-2203 or email



Janaina Tschäpe, Forest Spirits, 2011 
USF Public Art Collection. Photo: Will Lytch


March 31

Every Disaster Made Us Wish For More: 2017 MFA Graduation Exhibition Opening Reception
USF Contemporary Art Museum
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Join us at 7pm as Margaret Miller, Director of IRA/CAM, introduces the graduating MFA artists, and Wallace Wilson, Director of the USF School of Art and Art History, announces the award winners for the Art History Prize and for the 41st Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, with selected artworks installed in the Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery. Attendees are invited to ArtHouse next door (FAH) at 8:30–11pm for open studios, music and more, after the CAM event.

This annual exhibition features Master's Thesis work by the 3rd year Master of Fine Arts candidates in the School of Art and Art History. This years artists are Kate Alboreo, Benjamin Whitney Buhl, Joshua Dodhia, Victoria Trespando Escobio, Brandon Geurts, Bahareh Khoshooee, Kate Kinder, Walter Eric Matthews, Hillary Jones McCullough, and Scott Owen Pierce.

For questions contact USFCAM at (813) 974-4133 or email




May 6

18th Annual Graphicstudio Benefit Sale
USF Graphicstudio
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Contemporary prints and sculptures by some of today’s most talented and exciting artists will be available at discounted prices!

Works will be featured by Los Carpinteros, Chuck Close, Lesley Dill , Iva Gueorguieva, Alex Katz, Robert Mapplethorpe, Christian Marclay, Vik Muniz, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist, Ed Ruscha, Kiki Smith, Janaina Tschäpe, William Wegman, and more!

In addition to the sale, Graphicstudio’s master printers will conduct lithography and etching demonstrations throughout the day. All sales benefit Graphicstudio’s continuing research and educational programming.

Please contact Kristin Soderqvist, Director of Sales and Marketing, for more information at (813) 974-5871 or at





All USFCAM and Graphicstudio events are FREE unless otherwise noted.



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Graphicstudio Hours: M–F 10am–5pm

USFCAM Hours: Mon. to Fri. 10am–5pm; Sat. 1–4pm; CAM is Closed Sunday and all University and State of Florida holidays and occasionally between exhibitions.

Tours: Groups and organizations interested in tours of the exhibition should contact CAM to schedule at least two weeks in advance at (813) 974-4133.

Accessibility: The University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum (USFCAM) is fully accessible to visitors with disabilities. There are disabled parking spaces outsde of the museum, an accessible entrance, good lighting and accessible restrooms.

The museum follows USF guidelines regarding service animals.

USFCAM faculty and staff are pleased to work with organizations that provide cultural opportunities for disabled clients to tour the Museum. Please call (813) 974-4133 two weeks in advance to request specific tour information. For more accessibility information please call (813) 974-4133.

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