“Overcome” by Mendi + Keith Obadike @ the Anderson

“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

46th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Congratulations to all the accepted student artists! Join us Sunday, Feb. 19 from 1-3pm for our opening reception, awards given at 2pm! Justin Atterberg Sarai Bak Rachel Chavin Monica Donham Lindsay Fiegle Adam Gray Olivia Hockey Katie Jensen Bryan Nance Ashley Nutt Kayla Parker Tyler Poirier Nicole Prancik Madeline Snell Morgan Stuedemann Benjamin White   … More 46th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

John Fender: The Material Aspect

The Anderson Gallery Lecture Series is proud to present John Fender: The Material Aspect: 50 Years of Popular Music Packaging on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 6-7pm. John Fender, Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Drake University, discusses the 2013 Anderson Gallery exhibit “The Material Aspect: 50 Years of Popular Music Packaging,” curated by Fender. John will share … More John Fender: The Material Aspect

Faculty Gallery Talks

Please join us next Wednesday, Feb. 1, from 6-8pm in the Anderson Gallery as we invite several Drake Art & Design faculty members to speak about their work in the exhibit, Art3 mentor | faculty | mentoree, as well as the personal, formal, and conceptual relationships between their work and the work of their mentors … More Faculty Gallery Talks

46th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Registration begins Monday, January 23, apply online here. All Drake students can enter up to (4) artworks.  Here’s the details: 46thjuriedstudentexhibit. Juror: Alison Feris, Senior Curator Des Moines Art Center Schedule of events: Registration: Jan. 23 – Feb. 3 Student work drop-off: Feb. 6, 7 Notification of work accepted: Feb. 9 Pick-up work not accepted: Feb. … More 46th Annual Juried Student Exhibition