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Sweet Briar Galleries opens fall exhibitions

Sweet Briar Galleries opens fall exhibitions

| September 9, 2014

The Sweet Briar Art Galleries will open three exhibitions this month, kicking off with a reception for “Exploring the Visual Experience” from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, in the Pannell Gallery. The show will remain on view through Dec. 12.

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Senior art show opens April 18

Senior art show opens April 18

| April 11, 2014

Four Sweet Briar College students will present their final work during this year’s Senior Art Majors’ Show, which runs until May 17. An opening reception will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, April 18, in Pannell Gallery.

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‘The Art of Uncertainty’ opens at Sweet Briar

‘The Art of Uncertainty’ opens at Sweet Briar

| April 12, 2013

Sweet Briar College will host an opening reception for its 2013 senior art majors’ thesis show at 5 p.m. Friday, April 19, in Pannell Gallery. “The Art of Uncertainty” highlights culminating work by Vianey Chavez, Virginia Graves, Danielle Hall, Madeline Hodges, Kaitlyn Holloway, Sally Toms and Jennifer Will.

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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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Of mice and philanthropy: A donor’s tale

Of mice and philanthropy: A donor’s tale

| March 14, 2013

It’s the people — classmates and lifelong friends, professors and staff — who keep Katherine Powell Heller ’78 connected to Sweet Briar. But lately the mother of two grown daughters says her thoughts are drawn to her college days for reasons she never expected.

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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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BLUR adds music and technical theater

BLUR adds music and technical theater

| February 6, 2013

Sweet Briar College is taking applications for the third annual Blue Ridge Summer Institute for Young Artists, known as BLUR, which will be held June 16 through July 7 on its campus. For the first time, the camp will offer music and technical theater, in addition to theater, creative writing and visual arts.

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Amherst ArtWindow shows Sweet Briar founders

Amherst ArtWindow shows Sweet Briar founders

| September 21, 2012

A life-size mural of Indiana Fletcher Williams and daughter, Daisy, adorns the corner of Main and Second streets in downtown Amherst. The painting, which covers one of eight windows on the historic Goodwin Building, was unveiled yesterday along with seven other panels created by National Art Honor Society high school students as part of the ArtWindows project.

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Nine Honors Summer Research Fellows Named

| May 7, 2012

The Sweet Briar Honors Program has announced the 2012 Honors Summer Research fellows.

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Studio Art Majors Display Sculpture and Mixed Media

Studio Art Majors Display Sculpture and Mixed Media

| April 6, 2012

An opening reception for “Two Ways: Sweet Briar College Studio Art Majors’ Exhibition,” featuring Krista Maldonado and Ellen Reid, will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 13, in the College’s Anne Gary Pannell Center Gallery. Hosted each year by Sweet Briar’s gallery staff, the studio art majors’ senior thesis exhibition is the [...]

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