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‘Real Women’ Show Paintings in Benedict

‘Real Women’ Show Paintings in Benedict

| March 28, 2011

An opening reception and gallery talk by the artists of “Real Women Who Paint: Five Artists” will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31 in Benedict Gallery at Sweet Briar College. Works by area painters Janet Dance, Cheryl Hawkins, Kaye Lipscomb, Kelly Mattox and Nancy McDearmon will be on view through May 23. The [...]

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Art of Surprise: Look and Occasionally Even Touch

Art of Surprise: Look and Occasionally Even Touch

| March 17, 2011

Cheryl Agulnick Hochberg will present a gallery talk at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24 in Sweet Briar College’s Babcock Gallery during an opening reception for her art exhibition, which will be on display through May 8. Hochberg, who chairs the fine arts department at Kutztown University, will address her role as both artist and department [...]

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Sweet Briar Faculty Art Show Opens

Sweet Briar Faculty Art Show Opens

| February 4, 2011

Sweet Briar College studio art professors Joe Monk, Laura Pharis, Paige Critcher and John Morgan will open an exhibition of their recent works at a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11 in Pannell Gallery. The show will remain on view through April 3. The studio art department faculty organizes a campus exhibition [...]

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Grand Plans

Grand Plans

| January 24, 2011

In the life of every institution there is an inevitable intersection of aspiration and reality, where an architect’s vision is reconciled with the resources at hand. Architectural historian Marc Wagner of the Virginia Department of Historic Resources argues that can be a good thing. He’ll talk about why he thinks so at the opening of [...]

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Abstract Prints to Go on View in Babcock

| January 20, 2011

“Abstract Thought: Selected Prints from the Permanent Collection,” will open with a reception and gallery talk by Alexandra Eads ’11 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 27 in Sweet Briar’s Babcock Gallery. Eads served as a curatorial assistant for the exhibition of prints from the College’s permanent collection. The featured artists will include Anni [...]

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Sweet Briar’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ Opens Art Show April 17

| April 9, 2009

An art exhibition of works by students in the Sweet Briar College studio arts senior seminar opens Friday, April 17 in Pannell Gallery with an artists’ reception from 5 to 7 p.m.

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‘Eyes Wide Open’ Exhibit on Display at Sweet Briar

| April 9, 2009

“Eyes Wide Open: The Human Cost of War in Iraq,” will be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 15 through Saturday, April 18 on the Upper Quad in front of Sweet Briar College’s Memorial Chapel. Admission is free.

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U.Va. Professor, Muralist to Exhibit Work

| March 19, 2009

Paintings and works on paper by Megan Marlatt, a University of Virginia art professor known for her murals and public and private commissions, will be on display March 26 through May 24 at Sweet Briar College’s Babcock Fine Arts Center Gallery.

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‘It’s Not Elementary XIX’ Opens Feb. 12

| February 5, 2009

If you ask kindergarteners at the Sweet Briar Campus School what they like most about painting, the general consensus is “It’s messy.” Understandably then, the artistic medium used by the 4- and 5-year-olds is washable paint. “Because we are messy,” teacher Dena Lowman said.

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SBC Launches Series of African Art and Cultural Events

| January 22, 2009

This month, Sweet Briar College will launch a series of events in conjunction with “Telling Objects: African Art from the Permanent Collection of the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts,” an exhibit on display Jan. 29 through April 5 in the Anne Gary Pannell Gallery. As the exhibit’s name would indicate, the items in “Telling Objects” are on loan from the Longwood [University] Center for Visual Arts in Farmville, Va. The collection was a gift to the university from Donna and Thomas L. Brumfield Jr.

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