March Art & Art History Events

March 4th, 2014
Don’t Think About It is sponsored by The Arts Collective

Creations by Dickinson College students on display March 4-22 (closed during Spring Break) The Goodyear Gallery is open Tues.-Fri., 3-5 p.m., Sat. 2-5 p.m. Gallery is behind the Goodyear Building, from Cedar Street parking lot .

FURTHER INFORMATION

  • Location: Goodyear Gallery
  • Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Cost: Free

March 6th, 2014
The Jane L. and Robert H. Weiner Lecture in the Fine Arts Presents world-renowned stained glass artist Judith Schaechter

Judith Schaechter has works in the permanent collections of the Renwick Gallery (Washington, D.C.), the Victoria and Albert Museum (London) and the Museum of Art and Design (New York); she also is a recipient of Guggenheim, Pew and National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) fellowships. Schaechter will speak about her work, the importance of skill in art and the relationship between art and craft.

For more information on the Art & Art History Department at Dickinson, visit the website.

FURTHER INFORMATION

  • Location: Rubendall Recital Hall
  • Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
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Dickinson College Art & Art History October 2013 events

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Caroline Santa | Remnants
Opening reception and Talk

Thursday, Oct. 17
5-7 pm
Goodyear Gallery

Caroline Santa‘s colorful and intimate mixed media constructions and works on paper, will be exhibited in the Goodyear Gallery October 15-November 2. There will be a reception for the artist and discussion of her work Thursday, Oct. 17, 5-7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome.

Goodyear Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 3-5 p.m. and Saturday 2-5 p.m. (Closed for Fall Pause October 18-22)

For more information: 717-245-1053 or contact Susie.


Sue Coe w/ Ward Davenny’s Drawing Class
Thursday, October 31st
Weiss 343
9:30-11am

Dickinson‘s 2013 Arts award winner and British Artist, Sue Coe, will interact with students in a drawing class. The event is free and all are welcome.


All-College Forum for Arts Award
Sue Coe

Thursday, October 31st
ATS
12pm-1:15pm

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Sue Coe will provide a screening of her video, Sue Coe: Art of the Animal. The video will be followed by a Q & A session. The events is free and all are welcome.


Sue Coe w/ Ward Davenny’s Printmaking Class
Thursday, October 31st
Weiss 340
2-3:30pm

Dickinson’s 2013 Arts award winner and British Artist, Sue Coe, will interact and discuss student work in a printmaking class. The event is free and all are welcome.

Dickinson College Art & Art History September 2013 Events

Welcome back students! With the beginning of term off and running, we have a variety of events that you won’t want to miss.

Lecture
Thursday, September 12th
Weiss 235
4:30pm

Art History Professor Crispin Sartwell, will provide a talk regarding his sabbatical work titled, “Divas, Dudes, Queens, and Studs: Gender and Orientation as Aesthetic Expressions.” All are welcome to attend.

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Graffiti Collaboration Project
Saturday, September 14th
Goodyear Gallery*
11am-5pm

Artist and Professor of Studio Art at Penn State Harrisburg, Paul Manlove, will be painting the public art wall with student collaborators. Behind the Goodyear Building in front of the Goodyear Gallery. All are welcome to attend.

Dickinson responded to the mural with an article, that included commentary from students and faculty, besides a slideshow and video. Check it out!

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Exhibition Opening
Tuesday, September 17th
Goodyear Gallery*
3-5pm

Instructor at Tyler School of Art, Will DiBello, will exhibit his large and small scale paintings in the Goodyear Gallery. All are welcome to attend.

Artist’s Talk and Exhibition Reception
Wednesday, September 25th
Goodyear Gallery*
7-8pm

Instructor at Tyler School of Art, Will DiBello, will discuss his works in the Goodyear Gallery. All are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

*Goodyear Gallery
Goodyear Building (Cedar Street entrance)
Gallery hours:  Tuesday through Friday, 3-5 p.m.,
Saturday, 2-5 p.m.

Dickinson College Art and Art History April Events

April 16 | Reception and Gallery Talk: Common Contexts

Artists: Rena Leinberger and Juanli Carrion.

Event type: Lecture/Discussion
Location: Goodyear Gallery
Fee: Free

This exhibition showcases works created collaboratively by public-project and installation artists Rena Leinberger and Juanli Carrion during a month long residency at Dickinson (March 18-April 21). It is not a traditional exhibition. The Goodyear Gallery functions as a laboratory and incubator for conceptual installations and ongoing conversation about art in public space, and the work created on site may remain long after the artists have concluded their residency

Goodyear Gallery, Goodyear Building (Cedar Street entrance)
Exhibit runs April 16 through May 3.
Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 3 to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m.

For more information: 717-245-1714
For more information: http://dickinson.edu/arts/

April 18 | Event: Common Contexts

This event marks the close of the artist’s five-week artist residency at Dickinson.  During this period they worked closely with students to make collaborative visual responses that sought out a Common Context between the participants, the college and larger Carlisle community.  Supporting documentation and art objects are on display in the Goodyear Gallery through May 3rd.  This event is free and open to the general public.

Goodyear Gallery, Goodyear Building (Cedar Street entrance)
Exhibit runs April 16 through May 3.
Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 3 to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m.

For more information: 717-245-1714
For more information: http://dickinson.edu/arts/

For video please go here: http://youtu.be/7qkXs7G3Uw8 and http://youtu.be/6XjbRRBSe8M

April 22 | Man on the Street: Rethinking the Ashcan Circle, Gender and Modernity

Presented by Alexis Boylan, University of Connecticut.

Event type: Lecture/Discussion
Location: Room 235 Weiss Center for the Arts
Fee: Free

Join us as we listen to Assistant Professor Alexis Boylan, art history, women’s, gender and sexuality studies, University of Connecticut, talk about her research on the Ashcan School.

For more information: 717-245-1053
Contact: klimkos@dickinson.edu

April 26 | Opening Reception: Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition

Presenting 10 student thesis projects

Event type: Miscellaneous
Location: The Trout Gallery
Fee: Free

This year’s exhibition features thesis projects by Christopher Barsanti, Allyson Garrett, Yixue Ge, Shawn Gessay, Sarah Gray, Laura McCauley, Melissa Smith, Caroline Stephenson, Lauren Sullivan and Tingxiao Zhang, under the direction and support of Professors Barbara Diduk, Todd Arsenault, Anthony Cervino and Ward Davenny. The Trout Gallery, Weiss Center for the Arts
Exhibit runs April 26 – May 19.
Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information: 717-245-1344
For more information: http://dickinson.edu/arts/

April 30 | Life After Dickinson

Location: Weiss 221
Fee: Free

Please come and find out what opportunities are available to you once you receive your degree……where do you go from here……what are your options?  This will be an open format, so feel free to come with any questions or concerns you may have. Pizza and drinks will be provided.

For more information: 717-245-1053
Contact: klimkos@dickinson.edu

April 30 | Annual Student Art Show

April 30-May 7, 2013

Come See What All Your Friends Have Been Creating!

Opening Reception Tuesday April 30, 5-7 p.m.
Goodyear Art Studios
595 W. Louther St.
Dickinson College
Carlisle, PA 17013

For more information, please call 717-245-1053
Contact: klimkos@dickinson.edu
Sponsored by the Art & Art History Department

Dickinson College Art and Art History February 2013 Events

Articulating an American Aesthetic: Franck von der Lancken

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The Trout Gallery, Weiss Center for the Arts
Opening Reception:  Friday, Feb. 22.
5-7pm

This exhibition features an in-depth study of the work of Frank von der Lancken, an early 20th-century American painter and art educator. It is curated by class of 2014 art-history majors Britton Chance, Virginia Dudley, Margot Eberle, Shayna Goodman, Sarah Howard, Elizabeth Key, Jessica Moran, Marie Petersen, Lauren Sullivan, Rachel Weber, and Christina Wolf under the direction of Melinda Schlitt, professor of art & art history. The show runs from Feb. 22-April 13.
Trout Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lecture: Alexis Boylan–

Cancelled due to Snowstorm NEMO. This lecture will be rescheduled for the Spring. For further details please call 717/ 245-1053

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Man on the Street: Rethinking the Ashcan School, Gender, and Modernity

February 11th, 2013
Weiss Room 235
5pm

Opening Reception for Ellen Durkan

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Accessories for an Iron Maiden
February 12th, 2013
Goodyear Gallery
5-7pm

Blacksmith and sculptor Ellen Durkan creates fantastical wearable constructions for women out of semiprecious metals, steel and a variety of ordinary materials. This exhibition includes her conceptual designs and final pieces—and all of the spaces between them.

Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 3 to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m.

Opening Reception: The Unspeakable Series

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Small, intimate and provocative, Sana Musasama’s clay and mixed-media sculptures evoke the troublesome communities in which we live.
Location: Weiss Gallery 204
Fee: Free

For more information: 717-245-1344
For more information: http://dickinson.edu/arts/

Artist Talk: Sana Musasama

February 5th, 2013 
Weiss Room 235
5:30pm

Dickinson College Art and Art History January Events

Jan. 29 through Feb. 23

Ellen Durkan: Accessories for an Iron Maiden

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Goodyear Gallery, Goodyear Building (Cedar Street entrance)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 3-5 p.m.; Saturday, 2-5 p.m.
Reception for the Artist: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 5-7 p.m.

Blacksmith/sculptor Ellen Durkan creates fantastical two- and three-dimensional wearable constructions for women out of semiprecious metals, steel and a variety of ordinary materials. This exhibition includes her conceptual designs and final pieces—and all of the spaces between them. Learn more about this event.

Dickinson College Art and Art History November 2012 Events

The Weiner Lecture in the Fine Arts Presents: What is Going On in Jacques-Louis David’s “Sappho and Phaon?”

November 6th, 2012 | 7pm
Rubendall Hall, Weiss Center

Distinguished art critic and art historian Michael Fried has written and lectured about abstract painting and sculpture since World War II.

The Jane L. and Robert H. Weiner Lecture in the Fine Arts presents the distinguished art critic and art historian Michael Fried, J.R. Herbert Boone Chair in the Humanities and professor of art history at the Johns Hopkins University. He has written and lectured extensively about abstract painting and sculpture since World War II, specializing in French painting and art criticism from the mid-18th century to the advent of Edouard Manet and his generation, as well as the works of Bernd and Hilla Becher and contemporary photographers Jeff Wall, Thomas Struth, Adreas Gursky and Thomas Demand, among others. Recent research examines Caravaggio and the transformation of 17th-century Italian painting.

For more information please contact the A&AH Academic Department Coordinator.

Opening Reception: Senior Studio-Art Seminar: Works in Progress
November 27th, 2012 | 5pm
Goodyear Gallery

Senior Studio Art majors will exhibit works in a variety of mediums, including sculpture, drawing, painting, photography, video and ceramics. During the opening reception the artists will be available to discuss their ongoing work, which will culminate in an April exhibition at The Trout Gallery. The exhibition will be open until December 7th, 2012. Light refreshments will be served. For more information please contact the A&AH Academic Department Coordinator.

Dickinson College Art and Art History October Events

Night Strainer | Jason Karolak

Exhibition Opening
October 2nd, 2012
Goodyear Gallery
5-7pm

Jason Karolak’s paintings will be exhibited in the GY Gallery. An informal gallery talk / Q&A will begin at 5:30. Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.

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Goodyear Gallery Hours
Tuesday through Friday | 3 to 5pm
Saturday | 2 to 5pm

Dickinson College Art and Art History Department March 2012 Events

Americanlife | Recent Paintings by Caterina Morelli

Weiss Gallery 204*
Artist Talk and Reception
Tuesday, March 27th | 5-7pm

Caterina Morelli presents her new paintings inspired by her life in Carlisle. With a particular mixed media techniques, her canvas represent different moments of the town that she has taken walking around. In every canvas she builds up a kind of reality filtered by human eye, experience, emotion and memories. Carlisle is transfigured in a town perceived from new ephemeral gaze in which the light and the air shape the landscape. Exhibition will run through April 13th. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

*Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Please email klimkos@dickinson.edu for more information.

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Kristopher Benedict: The Phenomenal Ocean

Goodyear Gallery*
Reception
Tuesday, March 20th | 5-7pm

Benedict will present a new group of paintings that draw upon a diverse assortment of cultural references, including The Firesign Theatre’s 1969 album, How Can you be in Two Places at Once when you’re not Anywhere at All, Better Homes and Gardens journals, group yoga classrooms, Earthship Biotexture, Max Ernst, wave-particle duality, Gnostic mysticism, and the rabbits of Cumberland County. Exhibition will run through April 7th. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

*Goodyear Gallery Hours
T-F | 3-5pm
Sat  | 2-5pm

Dickinson College Art and Art History Department February 2012 Events

We have a variety of events occurring this February and we hope you can join in the fun.

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Mia Feuer’s STRESS CONE

Goodyear Gallery*
Reception and Artist’s Lecture
Thursday, February 16th | 5-7pm

Mia borrows from industry, mechanism, and the natural world to strike a balance between what we create and cast off or destroy, and what nature finally claims for itself. Lecture will begin at 5:30pm. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

*Goodyear Gallery Hours
T-F | 3-5pm
Sat  | 2-5pm

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