“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 [...]
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.
“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.
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.
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.
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.
An exhibition of prints, mixed media and encaustic works by Pamela W. Wallace will open with an artist’s reception and gallery talk at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22 in Sweet Briar College’s Babcock Fine Arts Center Gallery. The show will run through March 13.
Karol Lawson, interim director of the Sweet Briar Gallery, was recently appointed to a three-year term (2009-2012) on the Museum Committee of the College Art Association. The CAA represents the interests of college and university professors of art history and studio art. In February, Lawson will attend the organization’s 97th annual conference in Los Angeles, [...]
The Anne Gary Pannell Gallery, one of three art galleries at Sweet Briar College, will host a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10. The event will celebrate the gallery’s current exhibit, which highlights artwork from the College’s permanent collection.
There are three new exhibits at the Sweet Briar Museum, compiled by Sweet Briar College students in the Arts Management Curating, Collecting and Connoisseurship class.The new assemblages — “Sweet Briar Fashion: The Early Years” by Rebecca Olander ’09, “Dining at Sweet Briar Plantation” by Caroline Rainey ’09 and “The Will of Indiana Fletcher Williams” by Britt Patterson ’09 — will be on display through the end of the 2008-2009 academic year.