Margaret Sutton, Untitled (Stage with eye, fish), ca. mid 1940s. Watercolor on paper, 50.3 x 63.4 cm. Gift of Alfred Levitt. University of Mary Washington Galleries, accession no. 1993.11.0055

Margaret Sutton: Life + Work

Ridderhof Martin Gallery Opening Reception: April 19, 5-7pm April 19- June 29, 2017 This exhibition examines a rich moment in American art through artist Margaret Sutton’s work and long career. Students in Professor of Art History Marjorie Och’s Laboratory in Museum Studies class are curating the exhibit in collaboration with the UMW Galleries. Opening Reception

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Annual Student Art Exhibition

duPont Gallery Opening Reception: April 12, 4-6pm April 12- April 30, 2017 Awards Ceremony: April 19, 3pm The ASAE features a guest curated exhibition of UMW studio art students’ work. This year the guest juror is distinguished artist and Associate Professor of Art at University of Maryland, Hasan Elahi. Each year student artwork is purchased from […]

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Emotional Etiquette

duPont Gallery Opening Reception: March 15, 5-7pm  March 15-March 26, 2017 Featuring the work of UMW Studio Art Students: Catie Morton, Elisa Pritchard, Lauren Rauch, Olivia Gallagher, Zachary Norrbom, Clara Doin, Crystal Montgomery, Ellen Wilson, Isabel Soble, Margeaux Ducoing, May Townley, Megan Lee Crockett, Michael Evart, Michelle Pierson, Morgan Wallace, Evelyn Savaria, and Derek Kim. […]

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Senior Exhibition: Unknown Caller

duPont Gallery Opening Reception: February 15, 5-7pm Feb. 15- Feb. 26, 2017 Featuring work by UMW Senior Studio Art students: Megan Carey, Rachel Chivers, Emily Dabbs, Sarah Eells, Regine Eleazer, Heather Evans, Dominique Giles, Gabrielle Gatzke, Rachel Harkrader, Dani Issing, Jessica Martinez, John McQuaid, Eliza Nolen, Maddox Palmer, Lily Radolinski, and Sierra Williams. Opening Reception

Sidney Mullis, Wiggle Biddy Brigade, (video projection).

A Hot Smidge

Sidney Mullis duPont Gallery January 26- February 5, 2017 Opening Reception: January 26, 5-7pm A Hot Smidge by Sidney Mullis is the inaugural exhibition in the series Origin, Celebrating UMW Studio Art Alumni Exhibition Statement In my creative research, I find myself wedged in a space where gender matters tremendously and matters not very much at all. Gender, […]

Francis Littna, Metropolis, 1959. Oil on board, canvas 25 3/4 x 23 inches (65.4 x 58.4 cm) overall: 26 x 23 x 2 inches. Gift of the Friends of Victoria and Francis Littna. Kalamazoo Institute of Art. 1981/2.69

American Perspectives on Modernism

Ridderhof Martin Gallery January 26 – April 2, 2017 Opening Reception: January 26, 5-7pm Drawn from the KIA collection, this exhibition includes works by American modernists including Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, Max Weber and others. Responding to the artistic developments in Europe, these artists sought new ways to picture the rapidly […]

Andrew Kozlowski, Thinking About Death, letterpress, 14"x14", 2016.

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  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 […]

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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 […]