Jon McMillan, Bioform III, Terra cotta, multiple glaze firings to cones 04 and 02, 2016, 12x11x11"


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 […]

Jason Robinson, A Long Way Down. Lenticular print, 2016. 10 x 10 inches.

Alumni Weekend Exhibition

Opening Reception and Preview: May 26, 5-7pm Ridderhof Martin Gallery Alumni Weekend Hours: Friday, June 3: 12-4pm Saturday, June 4: 10am-4pm  

JeanAnn Dabb, apple, one, nd. Ceramic, smalti.

Awe + Wonder

duPont Gallery Opening Reception: January 14, 5-7pm January 15- February 7, 2016 This exhibition will coincide with a celebration of life held in the foyer of DuPont Hall on Friday, January 15 at 4:00pm.​ Awe + Wonder will feature work bequeathed to the UMW Galleries by the late Professor JeanAnn Dabb. Her collection spans her […]

Rats nest(2)

Jarod Charzewski: Rat’s Nest

duPont Gallery September 3- October 11, 2015 Opening Reception: September 3, 5-7pm Jarod Charzewski creates large scale installations of everyday items that are collected from the community in which the artwork is created. The accumulations have included varied materials, such as buoys and denim jeans, and now cables. These installations make evident the desire and […]

Joseph DiBella, Temporalae #6

Joseph DiBella: Breath That Fades Away

Ridderhof Martin Gallery September 3-October 11, 2015 Opening Reception: September 3, 5-7pm Artist Statement The cloud “is the juncture of reality and the imaginary…”[1] This body of work addresses transience, the fleeting interlude of being. It employs the image of cloud as its metaphor. Clouds are natural phenomena, indicators of weather patterns, bodies that float […]


New Ceramics in the Old Dominion

A Survey of Virginia Ceramics Faculty duPont Gallery October 29- December 6, 2015 Opening Reception: Thursday, October 29, 5-7pm For the first time, the artwork of Ceramics Faculty from nearly every college and university in Virginia will be brought together for one exhibition at the University of Mary Washington. This show represents the broad diversity […]

Eruption Cuff on model(1)

Contemporary Craft

Ridderhof Martin Gallery October 29-December 6, 2015 Opening Reception: Thursday, October 29, 5-7pm The UMW Galleries are pleased to present “Contemporary Craft”. This exhibition aims to share with the viewer artworks that utilize traditional materials in new ways, yet maintain the hand and craftsmanship of the artist. The works presented represent classic mediums of craft: […]