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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

 

Thursday, January 31, 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 2019 exhibition is juried by Hannah Barnes, Associate Professor of Art, Ball State University.

Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

aRTIST lecture

 
Monday, February 4, 2018, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

On February 4th, the Art and Art History Department is pleased to welcome Josephine Halvorson to DePauw University to talk about her work.  More information:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/230/

curator lecture

 
Sunday, February 10, 7pm
Peeler Art Center Auditorium      
 
The Department of Art and Art History will host Kelli Morgan as a scholar-in-residence from February 10th-14th, 2019 with support from the Ted and Katie Blair Ukrop Visiting Artists Fund.  More Information:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/232/

GALLERY TOUR

 

Gallery Tour and Reception for Constructed Landscapes and Repeat, Repeat
Tuesday, February 12, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center Lobby             

Free and open to the public. Join us for a guided tour of Constructed Landscapes and Repeat, Repeat with gallery staff. Refreshments will be served immediately following the event.  More information:  https://www.depauw.edu/arts-and-culture/arts/peeler/events/

GALLERY EVENT

Gallery Discussion with Professors Ron Dye and Joseph Heithaus in Repeat, Repeat
Thursday, February 21, 11:40am, Peeler Art Center, upper level
 
More Information:  https://www.depauw.edu/arts-and-culture/arts/peeler/events/

artist lecture

 
Monday February 25
4:15pm: Artist lecture, An Imaginary World of Rasquache-Futurism

The Department of Art and Art History will host Salvador Jiménez-Flores from February 25th-26th, 2019 with support from the Ted and Katie Blair Ukrop Visiting Artists Fund.  More Information:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/231/
 

tortilla social

 

 
This event does not count towards punchcard credit for spring 2019 students enrolled in art history or art studio classes.
 
Tuesday February 26th
6pm-8pm: Tortilla Social, hands on printmaking workshop and dinner
Peeler Art Center Ceramics Studio, room 106

The Department of Art and Art History will host Salvador Jiménez-Flores from February 25th-26th, 2019 with support from the Ted and Katie Blair Ukrop Visiting Artists Fund.  More Information:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/231/

GALLERY EVENT

 
Opening reception and gallery talk
Meredith Brickell, HLP founder and project leader, and Laura Holzman, HLP curator
March 7th, 4pm, Visual Arts Gallery, Peeler Art Center

For more information:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/229/

art history faculty search

Friday, March 8
 
Mock Class 
11:40AM
Peeler 103
 
Research Talk
4:15 PM
Peeler Auditorium
 
Each event counts as one punchcard event, student will need to fill out brief questionnaire to receive credit.

GALLERY EVENT

 
VOCAB: spoken word performance and workshop
Tatjana Byrd with other VOCAB artists
March 11th, 7-9pm, Visual Arts Gallery, Peeler Art Center
 
Student needing punchcard credit must go to the full performance and workshop.  RSVP on campus labs or email mscott@depauw.edu :  https://depauw.campuslabs.com/engage/event/3151541

For more information on event and The House Life Project:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/229/

FILM SCREENING

 
Film Screening THE DESTRUCTION OF MEMORY followed by Q&A with the director
Tuesday, March 12, 7pm
Peeler Auditorium
 
More Information:  https://www.depauw.edu/arts-and-culture/arts/film/
Students needing punchcard credit must stay for entire film and Q&A.

 ART HISTORY FACULTY SEARCH

Wednesday, March 13
 
Mock Class 
11:40AM
Peeler 103
 
Research Talk
4:15 PM
Peeler Auditorium
 
Each event counts as one punchcard event, student will need to fill out brief questionnaire to receive credit.

art lecture

 
Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham - Museum Hue
Thursday, March 14, 7pm
Peeler Auditorium
 
Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham is the founder of Museum Hue, an organization of 80+ museums (including the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Getty Museum, the High Museum in Atlanta, and Crystal Bridges) that addresses the non-neutrality of museum spaces, and implements essential steps to make them more inclusive and community-centered. 
 
She will talk about  the organization, the work it does, and her professional path that has brought her to this work. 

gallery event

 
Panel Discussion for House Life Project
Monday, March 18, 2019, 4:15pm
 
Panelists will discuss the ways that the House Life Project’s creative, collaborative, and interdisciplinary approach to community engagement relates to liberal arts education.  Moderator: Danicia Malone, HLP program facilitator, Program and Facility Manager of the Purdue Black Cultural Center
 
For more information on event and The House Life Project:  https://www.depauw.edu/news-media/latest-news/department/details/229/

 GALLERY EVENT

 
Gallery Discussion with Alum Zachary Vanes and Assistant Professor of Digital Art Logan Dandridge
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 11:40am
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium
 
Join Zachary Vanes '13 and Assistant Professor of Digital Art, Logan Dandridge, as we discuss works in the current exhibition: Repeat, Repeat.Each of our visiting gallery guides will focus on one to two works from the exhibit to examine the history of video as fine art.
 

FILM SCREENING

Film Screening THE CATS OF MIRIKITANI 

Wednesday, April 3  7 PM 
Peeler Auditorium
 
 
This event does not count towards punchcard credit.

ART historian LECTURE

 
Thursday, April 4
4:15 PM Lecture:  “Remembering the Asia-Pacific War in Post-9/11 Geopolitics: The Cats of Mirikitani”
Peeler Art Center Auditorium
 
Dr. Kaneko will discuss the multiple award-winning documentary film, The Cats of Mirikitani by Linda Hattendorf, which will be screened the previous evening, Wednesday, April 3 at 7 PM also in the Peeler Auditorium.
 

ART LECTURE

 
Art in Artifice: Searching for Depth within Surface
A Public Lecture by Dan Solberg (‘06)
Tuesday, April 9th, 4:15pm
Peeler Auditorium
 
DePauw’s Department of Art and Art History will host Dan Solberg (‘06), who will give a public lecture, Art in Artifice: Searching for Depth within Surface.  Solberg is an artist, educator, and writer who explores digital media and cultural criticism.  
 

 

 

gallery event

 
Virtual Reality Demonstration in Constructed Landscapes
Wednesday, April 10, 11:40am 

Peeler Art Center, University Gallery (lower level)In this interactive exhibit, designed by an interdisciplinary team at DePauw University, the viewer is invited to augment historical Japanese landscapes by applying emotional transformations to create novel works that are constructed from an existing painting.  This allows viewers to express a part of their “inner essence” through the newly enhanced landscape.
 

 

ART TRIP

Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN
Saturday, April 13, 11am

The art department will be hosting a trip to the Newfields Indianpolis Art Museum.  Students will need to arrive to the museum lobby at 10:45 for free admission (DePauw ID Required) and punchcard credit for first lecture.   The first tour will start at 11am with American Art Curator Dr. Kelli Morgan and artist Samuel Levi Jones.  Following the tour of the Samuel Levi Jones exhibit students will have a 12-1 lunch break.  The second tour starts at 1pm.  Students will have the option to join Professor Kappy Mintie, Professor Logan Dandridge, or Professor Michael Mackenzie on a tour in other parts of the museum, this counts as another punchcard credit.
The department will not be providing transportation to the museum, students should drive or carpool together.  The estimated drive time is 1 hour from Greencastle to the museum.

PERFORMANCE/WORKSHOP

 
Performance and Workshop: “Bedbugs @ DePauw: A Feminist Pest Control Art Experience”
April 18, 4:15pm
Peeler Arts Center Auditorium
 
Lindsay Garcia, socially engaged feminist artist and part-time Assistant Professor of Art and Art History at DePauw University, to present and perform an art experience grounded in her project Feminist Pest Control (www.feministpestcontrol.com).
 

GALLERY EVENT

 
Senior Art Exhibition: Artist Talks and Opening Reception
Friday, April 19, 5pm 
Peeler Art Center, Visual Arts GalleryJoin us for the senior studio art talks and opening reception.
Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

TEA CEREMONY

 
Friday, April 26, 4-5:15pm
Hoover Hamilton Room
Students needing credit will need to attend both the lecture by Professor Gunji and the workshop that follows.  Sign Up Required for event.

SENIOR THESIS PRESENTATION

 
Senior Art History Thesis Presentation
May 7, 4:15pm
Peeler Art Center, Auditorium

Senior Art History Major, Jordan Horton
 

eiteljorge trip

 

May 11, 2019

Native American and Indigenous People’s Association trip. 
DePauw's Native American and Indigenous Peoples Association is taking a guided tour of the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art on Saturday, May 11. Transportation will be provided, and the bus will leave for Indianapolis from DePauw at 11:30 a.m. Our guided tour will begin at 1:00 p.m. Admission and lunch at the Eiteljorg Cafe will be covered by club funding, so the trip (including food) is free to those who attend. Open to all students, staff, faculty, and community members. Bus space is limited to 20 people, so sign up early to reserve your spot
Contact briellebait_2022@depauw.edu for more information.
Sign-up Here REQUIRED: