Senior Exhibition: How to Win at Bingo

duPont Gallery March 16- March 26, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 16, 5-7pm Featuring work by: Christina Beckham, Lindsey Brannon, Tyler Duenas, Rachel Hendrian, Shymonique Jackson, Allison Klem, Hannah McConaughy, Alison Mullen, Sarah Pembleton, Lillian Schloeder, Kate Tiller, Kacie Waters-Heflin, Taylor White Opening Reception

Video: Shedding The Utopian Moment

Ridderhof Martin Gallery March 16- April 29, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 16 5-7pm Using artist and theorist Martha Rosler’s influential essay, “Video: Shedding the Utopian Moment” (1985-86)[1] as a framework, this exhibition explores feminist video art of the 1980s. The utopian moment for Rosler is the mythologized birth of video art in the late […]

Senior Exhibition: The Ritual

duPont Gallery February 18- February 26, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 17, 5-7pm Featuring: Holly Bliss, Jade Brooks, Noah Enders, Iainne Johnson, Shannon Merryman, Nicole Bethune, Nick Coladonato, Courtney Greathouse, Elizabeth Maldonato, Tanner Roe, Tara Sargent, and Meghan Shea    

Mid-Atlantic New Painting 2016

Ridderhof Martin Gallery Opening Reception, 5-7pm: Thursday, January 14 Juror’s Talk by Lauren Ross: Thursday, January 14, 4-5pm Exhibition on view: January 15- February 26, 2016 The UMW Galleries is proud to host the tenth Mid-Atlantic New Painting biennial exhibition! The competition was open to artists 18 years of age and older, living in Delaware, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]