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March 28 – May 24, 2014 Opening and Reception: Friday, March 28, 5:00-7:00 pm Gallery talk by Julia Randall at 5:30 pm From strange hybrid Lovebirds to disembodied mouths and monumental bubblegum, the subjects of Julia Randall’s drawings seduce the viewer. The spring exhibition will be a ten-year retrospective of the meticulous, hyperrealist drawings by […]

One artwork, one speaker, fifteen minutes. Join the Friends of the Davison Art Center for presentations by Wesleyan faculty about their favorite works in the DAC collection. Bring your bag lunch and enjoy coffee, homemade cookies, and conversation following the talk. February 18, 12:10 pm, Kate TenEyck, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art April 8, 12: […]

Katherine Kuenzli, Associate Professor of Art History, opened the third year of our Artful Lunch series today.  The Artful Lunch Series is composed of presentations by Wesleyan faculty about their favorite works in the collection.  One artwork, one speaker, fifteen minutes. Kuenzli spoke about an advertisement from ca. 1898 called Tropon l’Aliment le Plus Concentré by Belgian […]

The FDAC is pleased to announce that the Artful Lunch Series is now available as a downloadable video podcast on iTunesU!  The first two podcasts are available from our October and November talks featuring Andrew Szegedy-Maszak and Sasha Rudensky. Click to learn more about the Artful Lunch Series, and be sure to come to our […]

Sasha Rudensky, Assistant Professor of Art, presented our final Artful Lunch of the semester to an engaged group of over 20 faculty members, staff, and FDAC members.  She spoke about an image she first fell in love with as an undergraduate when she began to study the DAC’s collection, a 1974 photograph by Stephen Shore […]

Check out October’s Artwork of the Month – an Albumen print by Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879)

One work, one speaker, 15 minutes. Elizabeth Milroy, Professor of Art History and American Studies Wednesday, September 28, 12:10 pm Alsop House Dining Room, Davison Art Center Join us for the first in a series of talks by Wesleyan faculty about their favorite works in the Davison Art Center collection.  Bring your bag lunch and […]