Check out this nice post about the latest show at the Davison Art Center on President Roth’s Blog: http://roth.blogs.wesleyan.edu/2014/03/04/wes-photography-collection-see-it-now/
Tag Archive 'Exhibitions'
Driven by Desire: French Automotive Designs and Greater France Talk by Stéphanie Ponsavady, Assistant Professor of French CFA Hall Thursday, February 6, 5:00 pm Stéphanie Ponsavady will speak on French car culture and its relationship to the colonies throughout the 20th century. Far from being a peripheral market, the Colonial Empire was central to the […]
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 […]
Planes, Trains and Automobiles Friday, February 1 – Thursday, March 6, 2014 Opening and Reception: Thursday January 30, 5:00 pm Gallery talk at 5:30 pm by Clare Rogan, Curator The excitement of speed and the metaphor of the machine join in images of airplanes, trains, and automobiles. This exhibition includes William Henry Jackson’s nineteenth-century celebrations […]
Tonight is the opening reception for the DAC’s spring exhibition, With a Lot of Help from Our Friends: 50 Years of Acquisitions. The reception will take place at the DAC from 5:00 – 7:00pm and will include a gallery talk. This show is made possible by funding from the Friends of the Davison Art Center.
Over 150 visitors attended the opening for APOTHECARY (storehouse): new paintings by David Schorr on Friday evening. Wesleyan faculty, students, staff, alumni, and community members all crowded into the gallery to listen to the Professor of Art speak on his show. The exhibition features over 75 paintings of antique apothecary bottles completed by the artist […]
Please join us TONIGHT for the opening of: APOTHECARY (storehouse): new paintings by David Schorr. Opening reception 5:00-7:00 p.m. Gallery talk by David Schorr, 5:30 p.m. APOTHECARY (storehouse): new paintings by David Schorr presents recent work depicting antique apothecary bottles with imagined contents. Meticulously executed in gouache and silverpoint on luxurious, colored Fabriano Roma papers, […]
Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University Gallery Talk and Reception Wednesday, October 5, 5:00-7:00 pm Cole Rogers, Artistic Director and Master Printer, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, will give a gallery talk at 5:30 pm, discussing his experience working with Julie Mehretu and the complex technical and aesthetic interweaving of her […]
The Middletown Press featured an article about the latest DAC show on Saturday October 1 – “Print-making exhibit on display at Davison Art Center.“
William Wegman’s Bat Bite, a photolithograph from 1990 (purchased by the Friends of the Davison Art Center in 1992), is featured in the current DAC show: Collecting Photographs: Ellen G. D’Oench and the Growth of a Collection. Thursday April 14 at 6pm the artist will present a lecture and book signing at the Wadsworth Atheneum […]