‘Art & Art History’ Category

Hillstrom Museum of Art brings world class expert and famed photographer to Gustavus

The Hillstrom Museum of Art will be a busy place with the opening of new exhibits, Jerome Myers: The Ash Can Artist of the Lower East Side and Stuart Klipper: The World in a Few States.

Bold, thought-provoking “Solastalgia” exhibit opens at newly-remodeled Schaefer Gallery

Artist Cristi Rinklin explores the term "Solastalgia" and its impact around the country in an exhibit opening at Gustauvus’ newly-remodeled Schaefer Gallery Thursday, October 12.

The Gustavus Fine Arts guide to Family Weekend 2017

Your Fine Arts guide to Family Weekend 2017, featuring the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Family Weekend Chapel Service, and the Family Weekend Showcase Concert.

Newest Hillstrom Art Museum exhibits opens September 18

The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents concurrent exhibitions September 18-November 5: Contemporary American Painting [1945]: Selections from the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, and the Perlman Teaching Museum, Carleton College, and FOCUS IN/ON: Reginald Marsh’s Manhattan Tower.

Hillstrom Museum of Art presents annual senior studio art majors’ exhibition, opening Saturday, May 6

Vanishing Point: Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition 2017 will be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, from the College’s Honors Day, May 6, through Commencement, May 28, 2017.

Dance Performances Today in the Hillstrom Museum of Art in conjunction with Made in U.S.A.: Rosenquist/Ruscha Exhibit

In conjunction with the Hillstrom Museum of Art’s current exhibition Made in U.S.A. (on view through April 23, 2017), a dance program titled The Culture of Movement, will be presented in the Museum on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. and again from 7:30 to 8:00 p.m. All performances are free and open to the public.

Virginia A. Groot Foundation Grant Creates Visiting Artist-in-Residence Position

A three-year, $300,000 grant from the Virginia A. Groot Foundation will support the development of a visiting three-dimensional artist-in-residence.

Hillstrom Museum of Art Opens Made in U.S.A.: Rosenquist/Ruscha, and Recent Acquisitions

The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents Made in U.S.A.: Rosenquist/Ruscha, and Recent Acquisitions, on view February 13-April 23, 2017, with an opening reception Monday, February 13, 2017, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Made in U.S.A.: Rosenquist/Ruscha features over fifty artworks generously lent from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation of Portland, Oregon. […]

Hillstrom Museum of Art Now Showing LeRoy Neiman Exhibition

The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents Action! The Anatomy of LeRoy Neiman’s Champions, on view from November 21, 2016 through January 27, 2017. The Museum is open daily from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday – Friday and on the weekend from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is free. The exhibition was organized by […]

Hillstrom Museum of Art Animal & Sporting Paintings Open Through Fall Break

The exhibition Animal and Sporting Paintings in the Penkhus Collection: The Very English Ambience of It All will be open for the Hillstrom Museum of Art’s regular hours during the College’s Fall Break, October 22-25, and will remain on display through November 6, 2016. Museum hours are 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday/Sunday and 9:00 a.m. […]