Art And Cultures Gallery
Alverno Art and Cultures Mission Statement
The mission of the Art and Cultures Gallery is to provide expanded opportunities for the participants’ artistic and cultural exploration through diverse community dialogue within an interactive, transdisciplinary, learning environment.
Gallery Schedule 2017-2018 (subject to change)
Art & Culture Gallery 2017 -18 Fall Exhibits
WOW! Director’s Invitational Women of Wisconsin Exhibit
September 15 from 5:30– 8:00 p.m. with a champagne toast at 6:00 p.m.
Exhibit from August 23 through September 23
The Alverno College Art and Cultures Gallery will feature a director’s invitation exhibition called WOW! Women of Wisconsin August 23 through September 23. This exhibition will feature the work of women artists from all media, including painting, photography, sculpture, metal work, mixed media and drawing. Located in the Alverno Art and Cultures Gallery, the powerful exhibit celebrates established and emerging women artists from diverse backgrounds and the limitless ways in which they express themselves artistically. The gallery will host an opening reception on September 15 from 5:30– 8:00 p.m. with a champagne toast at 6:00 p.m.
Prior to the opening reception, there will be two panel discussions and art demonstrations beginning at 4:20 -5:30 p.m. in the adjacent studios. The demos and discussions are Free and OPEN to the Public.
Gallery hours are Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
People’s Republic of China student photography exhibit Kellogg Gallery, 4th fl. Founders Hall September - January
Opening Reception Coincides with WOW exhibit
Connections – Alumnae Exhibit
Alumnae are invited to participate in the Alverno College Annual Alumnae Juried Art Show Homecoming/Fall Festival 2017.This year's show will take place in the Alverno Art & Cultures Gallery in Alexia Hall. Artwork will be on display throughout Homecoming for alumnae and friends of Alverno. The exhibit will open Friday, October 6, 2017,5:30-8:00 p.m. through Friday, October 27,2017.
Artwork and completed entry forms due by Saturday, September 30, at 4 p.m.
Drop off art in the Art & Cultures Gallery during the following times:
Friday, September 29, 10-4 Saturday, September 30, 10-4
Tuesday, October 3: Notification of juror selections will be emailed.
Pick Up Saturday Oct 28th & Monday Oct. 30th.
Please note: closed on Sunday
Friday, October 6: Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony, 5:30–7:30 p.m. and Watercolor Workshop with featured artist Joyce Eesley ’00, 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Fall Fesitval Featured Artist & Workshop
Opening night will feature artist Joyce Eesley ’00, who will lead alums in a unique watercolor workshop to create a large-scale project from 4:30–6:30 p.m. Join us and contribute as much or little as you’d like. Eesley has exhibited in numerous local and international shows and is represented by Signature of Art Fine Art Gallery in Glencoe, Ill., and Friends of Boerner Gardens Gift Shop, in Greenfield, Wis. Her artwork is part of a permanent collection in Springfield, Mo.
That’s a Wrap - Graduate Exhibit
Danielle Peters, Emma Rybacki, and Molly Thornton
November 3rd – November 18th
Opening Reception November 3rd, 2017 4:30-8:00 p.m.
Level 6 Presentation –November 10th at noon
Rhythms of the Sunflowers -Graduate exhibit
Shavonne Alvarez, Cecilia Castro, and Jessica Haase
December 1st, 2017 – January 17th 2018
Opening Reception December 1st, 2017 4:30-8:00 p.m.
Level 6 Presentation December 8th at noon
Art Support Presentation
Monday December 11th
WVA: Wisconsin Visual Artists Exhibition
January 26th through February 21st, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday February 2nd, 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Artist drop off: Friday January 19th and Saturday January 20th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Alverno Art and Cultures Gallery.
Artists will be notified Tuesday, January 23rd.
Pick up: February 22nd and 23rd from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Winter Wonderland Faculty, staff and student photography exhibit Kellogg Gallery, 4th fl. Founders Hall Feb. 2nd- Apr.15th
Opening Reception Coincides with WVA exhibit
Observations – Student Exhibit
March 16th through April 11th
Opening March 16th, 4:30 to 8:00 p.m., awards at 7:00 p.m
Drop off: March 5th, 6th, 7th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Artists will be notified March 12th
Pick up: April 12th 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and April 13th 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
April 20th – May 4th
April 27th: Level 6
Art Support Presentation