Opening Thursday, Nov. 9, 5-7 pm! Mies | Weese at Drake: Where We Live and Work An exhibition exploring Iowa connections to renowned modernist architects Anderson Gallery, Drake University November 9 – December 22, 2017 Free and open to the public \ RSVP on Facebook (optional) An exhibition at Drake University’s Anderson Gallery reveals the Iowa connections to … More Mies | Weese at Drake: Where We Live and Work
The Paper is Part of the Picture: Contemporary Paper and Book Arts Presented by the Anderson Gallery @ Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa In this day and age of digital immediacy, the allure of handmade and tactile qualities of paper continue to draw interest. This exhibition seeks to bring the use of paper to the front … More Call for Entries
Opening Friday, Sept. 22, 2017! The Anderson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of APPARATUS: The Technology of Seeing / Worldviews, curated by Drake University’s Dr. Lenore Metrick-Chen, Professor of Art History, on view September 22 through October 22, 2017. “The exhibition features 7 different styles of art,” says Dr. Metrick-Chen. “Each style … More APPARATUS opens 9/22/17
The Anderson Gallery and Drake University Department of Art & Design are proud to present “WIP: Work in Progress” 2017 BFA Thesis Exhibition. On display from Friday, April 28 – May 12 with a closing reception on Friday, May 12 from 5-7pm.
The Anderson Gallery is currently accepting applications for Gallery Workers and a Gallery Intern for the 2017/2018 academic year. Applicants must be enrolled at Drake University for the upcoming year. See details below and apply today! Send cover letter and CV to email@example.com. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is Friday, April 21. Gallery Internship The … More Help Wanted!
Please join us as the Anderson Gallery Lecture Series presents a discussion of the Anderson Gallery’s 2008 exhibit “Building a Modern Campus: Eliel & Eero Saarinen” by Drake University’s Maura Lyons. Wednesday, April 5 @ 6pm. In the gallery. Coffee and cookies provided.
“Overcome” is a video work that is inspired by ways that music was used during the American Civil Rights Movement. It is one of the three components from Free/Phase: a project that conceptually remixes African-American freedom songs, thinking about how these songs are encoded politically, musically, and spiritually. The Edmund Pettus bridge seen in the … More “Overcome” by Mendi + Keith Obadike @ the Anderson
Please join us for a brown bag lecture, Wednesday, March 29. Gallery Director Joshua Cox presents “White Cube Wide World,” a discussion of the social history of art viewing and the role of the gallery in a global world.
The Anderson Gallery will be closed Friday, March 10 – Sunday, March 19 as our gallery crew heads out for Spring Break. Happy and safe travels everyone!