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 […]
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Davison Art Center Wesleyan University presents Themes and Variations Seriality in American Prints, 1960-1980 September 19–December 8, 2013 Closed October 18-22 and November 25-December 2 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 19, 5:00-7:00 pm Gallery Talk at 5:30 pm by Clare Rogan, Curator What can an artist make, when he or she doesn’t stop after one […]
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, […]
Master Printer Cole Rogers gave a gallery talk at the opening reception for the Julie Mehretu show Wednesday to 65 visitors including faculty, staff, alumni, students, and members of the community. His presentation provided a unique insider’s perspective into the artist’s work and how her ideals and mastery changed over the course of her career. […]
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 Friends of the Davison Art Center kicked-off our year-long 50th anniversary celebration with a cocktail party hosted by President Michael Roth and Professor Kari Weil. A group of long-time supporters, current and former FDAC Board members, along with some brand new members, joined to celebrate the FDAC. FDAC President Patricia Reville introduced President Roth […]