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Art & Art History

Students please note: The events that count toward punchcard credit, have the punchcard logo with the description. All other events you are encouraged to attend but they do not count towards your punchcard attendance.

gallery event

 
Juried Show:  Opening Reception and Awards Presentation
Thursday, February 1, 4:15pm 
Peeler Art Center, Visual Arts Gallery

The Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition features works created by current DePauw students enrolled in studio art courses. The 2018 exhibition is juried by Elsy Benitez, Assistant Curator at Herron School of Art and Design.  The Galleries at Peeler

visiting artist

 Documentary Screening
Thursday, February 1, 4:15pm 
Peeler Art Center, Visual Arts Gallery

The Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition features works created by current DePauw students enrolled in studio art courses. The 2018 exhibition is juried by Elsy Benitez, Assistant Curator at Herron School of Art and Design. 

VISITING ARTIST

Samuel E. Vazquez:  History of Graffiti Art and Style Writing in New York City, 1970's-1990's
Tuesday, February 13, 11:35am
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

film screening

"Style Wars" Followed by Q&A with artist Samuel E. Vazquez
Tuesday, February 13, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

INFORMATION SESSION

 
 Major/Minor Information Session
Thursday, February 22, 11:30am 
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

Students looking to major or minor in Art History and/or Art Studio and those looking into the new Museum Studies Minor should come to listen to brief presentations given by faculty in the department. 

PRESENTATIONS

 
 
Student Summer Award Presentations
Tuesday, March 6, 11:30am 
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

 Join us as students present what they did with their summer awards.  Students who received the Efroymson Summer Research Award, the Catherine E. Fruhan Art History Student Prize, and Student- Faculty Summer Research Award will be giving brief presentations about their experiences.

faculty feature

 
Michael Mackenzie & Pauline Ota
Wednesday, March 7, 7:00pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

The Department of Art and Art History invite students to come listen to our faculty as they discuss their research and art how that relates to the courses that they teach at DePauw.

GALLERY TALK

 
Betsy Stirrat
Thursday, March 8, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Visual Arts Gallery

 Artist and Gallery Director Betsy Stirratt, Indiana University - Bloomington, will lecture on her most recent artworks in Regimes of (dis)order.  The Galleries at Peeler

ARTIST TALK

 
Tschabalala Self
Thursday, March 15, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

The Ted and Katie Blair Ukrop Visiting Artists Fund and the Art and Art History Department is pleased to welcome Tschabalala Self to DePauw University to talk about her recent work.  More Information

PRESENTATION

 
Efroymson Bridge Year Fellowship Presentations
Monday, March 19, 11:30am
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

Adam Rathbun and Mackenzie Sikora will present what they have done this years as the Efroymson Bridge Year Fellows. 

 GALLERY EVENT

 
Yoga@Peeler
Monday, March 19, 7:30pm 
Peeler Art Center, University Gallery (lower)

Join instructor Marla Helton of Serendipity Yoga Studio for an hour-long session in the Peeler Art Center galleries. For more information visit The Galleries at Peeler.

Artist talk

 
Gaby Collins-Fernandez
Thursday, March 22, 04:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium
 

The Brooklyn-based artist will present her recent theoretical project connecting Baroque imagery with popular culture, genetic coding, and contemporary art practice.

FACULTY FEATURE

 
Professor Lyle Dechant and Professor Kappy Mintie
Wednesday, April 4, 11:40am
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

Galleries@Peeler

 
 
Gallery Celebration
Thursday, April 5, 11:40am
Peeler Art Center, Lobby
 
The galleries were recently awarded accreditation.  Stop by and take a tour of the exhibits and congratulate the staff for their acheivement.
 

ALUMNI PRESENTATION

 
Thomas Grooms '66
Thursday, April 5, 7:00pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium
 
Thomas Grooms '66: Art and Architecture in a Democracy
 

GALLERY TALK

 
The Art of Data
Friday, April 6,  11:40am
Peeler Art Center, University Gallery (upper)

 Join Professor Dan Gurnon, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, and graduating seniors in the Science Research Fellows program as they present research from their fields as it relates to visually compelling data sets in biology, chemistry, physics, geoscience, psychology, computer science, and public health.  For more information visit The Galleries at Peeler.

art department trip

 
Chicago
Saturday, April 14,  8:30am-11pm

 Join art department faculty in Chicago.  The cost of the trip is $47 and includes the bus ride and admission into the institute.  Email mscott@depauw.edu to sign up.
 

GALLERY TALK

 
Gallery Tour and Reception for Controlled Identity: Portraiture from the DePauw University Permanent Art Collection
Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 11:40 am
Peeler Art Center, University Gallery (lower level)

Join Dr. Katherine Mintie, a postdoctoral fellow in the Art and Art History Department here at DePauw, for a guided tour of the current exhibit Controlled Identity. For more information visit The Galleries at Peeler.

 

GALLERY OPENING

 
Senior Art Exhibition: Artist Talks and Opening Reception
Friday, April 20, 2018, 5 pm
Peeler Art Center, Visual Arts Gallery

An annual exhibition featuring the work of graduating senior studio art majors.  For more information visit The Galleries at Peeler.

artist talk

 
Tom Simon: Every Sculpture has a Butt
Thursday, April 26, 2018, 4:15 pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium 

Digital Candidate presentation

 
Monday, April, 30 2018, 11:40 am
Peeler Art Center, 007

GALLERY EVENT

 
Percussion @ Peeler
Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 6:30 pm
Peeler Art Center, University Gallery (lower level) 
 
For more information visit The Galleries at Peeler.

DIGITAL CANDIDATE PRESENTATION

 
Friday, May 4 2018, 11:40 am
Peeler Art Center, 007

 DIGITAL CANDIDATE PRESENTATION

 
Monday, May 7 2018, 11:40 am
Peeler Art Center, 007
 

ARTIST TALK

 
Senior Art History Thesis Presentations
Tuesday, May 8, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium 

ART OPEN HOUSE

 
Thursday, May 10, 6-8pm
Peeler Art Center