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Join us live for an Artist Talk by California artist Indira Allegra! We will simultaneously stream it live on our Facebook account and YouTube Channel on Thursday, September 24 at 7pm, CST. Indira Allegra re-imagines what a memorial can feel like and how it can function through the practices of performance, sculpture and installation. In … More ARTIST TALK WITH INDIRA ALLEGRA on September 24 at 7pm, CST
Join us as we live stream Dr. Katya Oicherman’s Artist Talk on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at 7pm. We will be hosting the event on Facebook where you can join by click the Watch tab from your phone, tablet or computer. Or, we will also offer the talk live on our YouTube channel. Katya is … More Artist Talk with Dr. Katya Oicherman September 10 at 7pm!
Join Drake’s Anderson Gallery LIVE on Facebook on Thursday, September 3 at 7pm for a virtual tour of Threads Laid Bare and talk with curator and art and design professor, Emily Newman. She will lead us through the exhibition and share her vision and connections to identity and community in this exhibit of contemporary textiles … More VIRTUAL TALK AND TOUR WITH CURATOR EMILY NEWMAN ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 @ 7pm!
The Anderson Gallery announces a robust schedule of events and programming for Threads Laid Bare, an exhibition of contemporary textiles and fiber arts curated by Emily Newman. Here is our tentative schedule so you can add events to your calendar. We plan to host events online and stream them live on our Facebook account. How … More THREADS LAID BARE EVENTS ANNOUNCED
We have partnered with Engage By Cell to offer free Virtual Exhibition services! Use your mobile phone to access Threads Laid Bare exhibition info about featured artists, our curator, our schedule of events, videos of events and even participate by playing games, sharing resources, adding comments, and uploading your own textile and fiber based art! … More USE YOUR CELL PHONE TO GO VIRTUAL WITH US!
Assistant Professor Emily Newman curated Threads Laid Bare, an exhibition about finding identity and community in Contemporary Textiles and Fiber Arts. She brought together 12 artists from around the country to start conversations about race, immigration, disability, stereotypes, and religious and domestic rituals. This exhibition is supported by the Iowa Arts Council and the National … More THREADS LAID BARE EXHIBITION OPENS SEPTEMBER 3, 2020!
A new online publication features selected works from May 2020 “Vehemence” BFA Exhibition. Click on the link below to view the 20 page catalog that showcases artwork by seniors Marissa Hernandez, Carlye Patterson, Ingrid McNeely, Morgan Stuedemann, Ashley Wildman, Lindsey Andrea and Sarah Ghaussy. Vehemence Online Catalog
Congratulations to seven seniors in the Department of Art and Design for completing their capstone experience! “Vehemence” is now a virtual exhibition hosted by the Anderson Gallery. Open up Chrome as a browser and click on this link to view a slideshow of their works and statements: Vehemence BFA Exhibition Slideshow Also, be sure to … More VEHEMENCE BFA EXHIBITION NOW ONLINE
Dr. Maura Lyons’ Material World of Art class recently had an online discussion with Courtney Murray, objects conservator at the Midwest Art Conservation Center in Minneapolis. They discussed her condition survey of the James Rosati sculpture that sits outside the Fine Arts Center (FAC), and students also had the chance to ask about the field … More CONSERVING THE ROSATI SCULPTURE