Photo by Bobby Williams Cushman
Studio Artist, Curator and Art Educator
Pulaski Technical College Center for Humanities and Arts
"Shadows in the Water: Brad Cushman”
in The Windgate Gallery
Exhibiting now through Nov. 9
Join us for a special artist’s reception
Thursday, Nov. 3
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
and featured at
Tuesday, Oct. 25
5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Regular Gallery Hours:
Mon – Thurs. 8 a.m. – 9 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Pulaski Technical College
Center for Humanities and Arts
3000 West Scenic Drive
North Little Rock, AR
Brad Cushman is the UALR Gallery Director/Curator, educator and a studio artist living in Little Rock, Arkansas. He received a B.A. in Studio Art from
College, Jacksonville, Illinois, and an M.F.A. in Painting from Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
His solo exhibitions have featured paintings, polymer gravure etchings and mixed media works. In 2001, he was awarded the Grand award for the 4
4th Annual Delta Exhibition at the Arkansas Arts Center (Juror - Allison Saar).
Cushman’s work has been exhibited at the Arkansas Art Center in several exhibitions including:
He is currently represented at the Boswell Mourot Gallery in Little Rock.
His work has also been exhibited at UCA, Henderson State University, University of the Ozarks, UALR, and Gallery 26 in Little Rock and at 500X Gallery and Mighty Fine Art Gallery in Dallas, Texas.
In 1989 he received a six-week summer study grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to study Post Modernism Theory at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.
Between 1999 and 2002, he participated in three out of five volumes of an artist collective project called INBOX organized by Amy Wilson in NYC. The following institutions purchased the project.
As gallery director and curator at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Cushman has curated a variety of exhibitions including:
He curated the exhibition Face to Face: Artists’ Self Portraits from the Collection of Jackye and Curtis Finch, Jr. (2013) for the Arkansas Arts Center. The exhibition will travel to The Baker Museum of Art, Naples, Florida, Auburn University and tentatively scheduled for the Cummer Museum in Jacksonville, Florida.
He is the voice of Picture This on NPR in central Arkansas. His audio essays on art and design have been broadcast since 2005 and he can be seen hosting Inside Art, a television program produced on University TV.
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