Trophy Room

  Andrew Kozlowski duPont Gallery October 27- December 4, 2016 Opening Reception: Oct. 27, 5-7pm   Programming Papermaking Workshop duPont Gallery December 7, 12- 3 pm Artist’s Talk: December 7, 4pm Melchers Hall, Room 107 The exhibition brings together several series of artwork by Andrew Kozlowski that consider objects and their collective impact on our […]

Association for Creative Zoology

Ridderhof Martin Gallery October 27- December 4, 2016 Opening Reception: Thursday, October 27, 5-7pm Lecture: Wednesday, October 26, 5pm in Melchers Hall, Room 107 At first glance, “The Association for Creative Zoology,” appears to document an early 20th century scientific organization advocating for a Biblically-based understanding of natural history. The exhibition includes two kiosks used […]

Bus Trip 2016: Richmond

Destination: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia Saturday, November 5, 2016 Sign up and travel fee due by Nov. 1 Non-Members: $50 Members: $40 Students: $20 Please join the UMW Galleries for our annual bus trip! This year, we will be going to two important art […]

Drawing Session: The Horse

Ridderhof Martin Gallery (lawn) September 16, 2016 9:30am Love drawing but could never find the right horse? Now is your chance- come to the UMW Galleries for a rare drawing session with a live horse model and drawing instructor. This opportunity is free and open to the public but please bring your own drawing materials.

Confluence

Jon McMillan duPont Gallery September 1- October 9, 2016 Opening Reception: September 1, 5-7pm Artist’s Talk: September 15, 4-5pm The sculptures in this series address the concept of duality by bringing together disparate parts in a variety of relationships. The idea of confluence informs the work through the physical reference to processes and materials, and […]

Artist’s Talk by Jon McMillan

September 15, 4-5pm duPont Gallery This artist’s talk is by Jon McMillan, Assistant Professor of Ceramics to accompany his solo exhibition, Confluence in the duPont Gallery. About the Artist Jon McMillan is an artist and educator residing in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he is an Assistant Professor of Ceramics at the University of Mary Washington. He […]

Lecture by Dr. Mitchell Merling

Tuesday, September 27, 7pm Trinkle Hall, Room 204 This lecture will accompany the exhibition The French Horse from Romanticism to Surrealism: Works from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts on view in the Ridderhof Martin Gallery. Mitchell Merling  is the Paul Mellon Curator and Head of the Department of European Art at  the Virginia Museum of Fine […]