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‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ opens at Sweet Briar

‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ opens at Sweet Briar

| March 20, 2014

Encaustic paintings inspired by specimens in Sweet Briar’s biology department and the Sweet Briar Museum will be on display at the College. “Cabinet of Curiosities, The Sweet Briar Suite: Recent Encaustic Paintings by Leslie Van Stavern Millar” opens with a reception and gallery talk by the artist at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 27, in Babcock Gallery.

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‘Life Lessons’ to open in Benedict Gallery

‘Life Lessons’ to open in Benedict Gallery

| February 7, 2014

“Life Lessons: The Teaching Artist” will open Thursday, Feb. 13, at Sweet Briar College’s Benedict Gallery with a reception for artists May Carter, Jill Jensen and Rosalie Day White from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Admission is free and open to all. The exhibition will be on view until April 20.

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Artists’ relationships on display at Sweet Briar

Artists’ relationships on display at Sweet Briar

| January 24, 2014

A new exhibition at Sweet Briar College reveals the sometimes hidden connections between visual artists of different cultural backgrounds, genres or eras. In conjunction with the College’s four-day Fringe Festival, an opening reception for “Student, Teacher, Mentor, Friend: The Impact of Artists’ Relationships” takes place at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, in Pannell Gallery.

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Sweet Briar presents art by Josef Albers

Sweet Briar presents art by Josef Albers

| January 16, 2014

Original silkscreen prints by German-born artist Josef Albers are at the center of a new exhibition at Sweet Briar College. “The Interaction of Color” opens on Thursday, Jan. 23, in Babcock Gallery and runs through March 2.

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Still safeguarding Sweet Briar’s treasures

Still safeguarding Sweet Briar’s treasures

| September 17, 2013

Anne Gary Pannell impressed Peter Daniel from their first meeting. They saw eye-to-eye on certain things — chiefly, how to manage Sweet Briar’s finances.

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Photographic exhibit opens in Babcock Gallery

Photographic exhibit opens in Babcock Gallery

| September 17, 2013

An exhibition of work by Norfolk-based photographic essayist Matt Eich will open in Sweet Briar College’s Babcock Gallery with a reception from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26.

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‘Raw art’ on display at Sweet Briar

‘Raw art’ on display at Sweet Briar

| September 6, 2013

“Gesture, Mark, and the Artist’s Hand: Drawings from the Collection” will open with a reception at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, in Pannell Gallery at Sweet Briar College.

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Student prints on display at Sweet Briar

Student prints on display at Sweet Briar

| March 21, 2013

The third and final exhibition in a series of College-made art, “Sweet Briar Creates III: Student Print Exchanges from the Studio Art Department,” opens Thursday, March 28, in Benedict Gallery.

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Endstation premieres original play ‘In Sweet Remembrance’

Endstation premieres original play ‘In Sweet Remembrance’

| March 15, 2013

Endstation Theatre Company and Sweet Briar College will host a reading of “In Sweet Remembrance” by playwright Tearrance A. Chisholm at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in Pannell Gallery. A reception follows the event, which is free and open to the public.

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Craig Pleasants shows ‘New Work’

Craig Pleasants shows ‘New Work’

| February 7, 2013

This spring, Virginia-based artist Craig Pleasants will display drawings and a site-specific sculpture installation in Babcock Gallery at Sweet Briar College. “New Work” opens with a reception and gallery talk by the artist at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14.

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