NEWS AND EXHIBITIONS:
Beauvais Lyons' current and ongoing project is "Circus Orbis." To learn more, CLICK HERE. "Selections from Circus Orbis" was presented in Gallery 103, Art and Architecture Building, UT Knoxville, February 19-March 9, 2019. For more information, CLICK HERE. The project will also be exhibited in "Forward Press: 21st Century American Printmaking" at the Katzen Art Center at American University in Washington, DC, April 6 - August 12, 2019 with a reception and talks by exhibiting artists on Saturday April 6.
CLICK HERE to read an article by Beauvais Lyons in the Tennessee arts journal Number, issue 97 on the Tennessee Bull-Raccoon.
Current exhibitions that include his prints are The Atlanta Print Biennial, March 8 - April 5, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) and 37th The Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, March 9 - April 12, 2019 (Peoria, IL).
Beauvais Lyons presented "Printmaking, Pedagogy, and Public Discourse" as part of the poster session at the College Art Association Conference February 13-16, 2019 in New York City. He is also facilaiting an INKubator session on "Prnts and Social Practice" at the SGCI International Conference March 7-10, 2019 in Dallas, Texas.
Beauvais Lyons was the Faculty Senate President of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Beauvais Lyons recently received the Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC) 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award at their conference in Columbus, Ohio.
"Envisioned Worlds: Lithographs from the Hokes Archives" was presented at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa October 20-December 7, 2017.
Beauvais Lyons gave a keynote address on "Prank Theory" at the University of Nevada, Reno College of Liberal Arts Graduate Symposium (CLAGS) held February 26-27, 2016.
In recent years, Beauvais Lyons has taught a Freshman Seminar course on Pranks. In ARTnews, critic Ann Landi discussed the scholarship of pranks in art of the past century. To read the article, CLICK HERE.
CLICK HERE for a video profile on the Hokes Archives.