‘Art & Art History’ Category

 

Senior Art Majors Exhibition Opens May 2 in Hillstrom Museum

Free Art Tasting (And False Advertising): Senior Art Majors Exhibition 2015 will continue to be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, through Commencement, May 31, 2015.  The museum is open weekdays, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Expanded hours will be in effect for Commencement […]

 

Schaefer Gallery Hosts Junior Art Exhibition

An exhibition of works by junior art and art education majors is currently on display in Schaefer Gallery, located in the Department of Art/Art History on the Gustavus campus. The exhibition will be open to the public April 27 – May 16. Admission to Schaefer is free and the gallery is open to the public […]

 

Student Created Exhibit Now on Display in Washington, D.C. Museum

A 12-panel exhibit commemorating the Dakota-U.S. War of 1862 created by Gustavus students in 2012 is now on display at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. The museum will have the exhibit on display through December 29, 2015. The exhibit, which is titled “Commemorating Controversy: the Dakota-U.S. War of 1862”, […]

 

Hillstrom Museum Spring Break Hours Announced

During the coming spring break at Gustavus Adolphus College, the Hillstrom Museum of Art will be open as follows: open regular hours this week through Friday, March 27, 2015; open regular hours next week from Monday, March 30 through Thursday, April 2, 2015; open regular hours the following Monday, April 6, 2015 through the end […]

Math & Computer Science to Present Art Exhibition in Olin

For the second time in five years, the members of the Department of Math and Computer Science will host an exhibition of art works created by members of the department. The exhibit will be open to the public March 6 through March 20 in the Department’s foyer on the 3rd floor of Olin Hall. The […]

Hillstrom Opening Reception Moved to February 23

With flight delays caused by the unusual winter conditions on the east coast, tonight’s opening reception in the Hillstrom Museum of Art will be postponed to Monday, February 23. Both artists will (God willing) be on campus for that opening and will speak about their works in the new exhibition in the museum. This exhibition, […]

 

Hillstrom Museum Opens Imagined Worlds, Large & Small

The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents Imagined Worlds, Large and Small: the Photographs of Sarah Hobbs and Lori Nix, on view February 16 through April 19, 2015, concurrently with two additional exhibitions, In Memory of Richard L. Hillstrom, 1915-2014, and a continuation of FOCUS IN/ON: Everett Shinn’s Magician with Shears. There will be an opening […]

 

Hillstrom Museum Exhibition Enters Final Week of Patrick Blaine Works

The Hillstrom Museum of Art eshibition, Fluid Chromatics: Epoxy Paintings by Patrick Blaine, enters its final week in the Hillstrom and will on display through January 30, 2015, with FOCUS IN/ON: Everett Shinn’s Magician with Shears. Fluid Chromatics: Epoxy Paintings by Patrick Blaine features fifty paintings by St. Paul, Minnesota artist Patrick Blaine, created in […]

 

Minneapolis Gallery Featuring Works by Betsy Byers

The Kolman & Pryor Gallery (Studio 395, Northrup King Building, 1500 Jackson Street NE, Minneapolis) is pleased to host, Indeterminate Present, a new exhibit of abstract paintings and works on paper by gallery artist, Betsy Ruth Byers, January 10 through February 21, 2015, with a free public reception on Saturday, January 17, from 7:00 – […]

 

Museum Namesake Rev. Richard Hillstrom ’38 (1915-2014)

The Rev. Richard Hillstrom ’38, a generous benefactor of the College and the namesake of the College’s Hillstrom Museum of Art, passed away in the morning hours of Tuesday, Dec. 16 at the age of 99. Hillstrom majored in English and history at Gustavus and went on to graduate from Augustana Seminary in Rock Island, […]