Exhibitions and Programs

Hours

Academic Year (late August-early May)
Pannell Gallery: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m.;
Babcock and Benedict Galleries: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Summer (mid-May-late August)
Pannell Gallery: available for campus visitors, summer camps, College programs by appointment. Please call 434-381-6248.

Please note, the galleries are closed to visitors for all College exam periods and vacations, including winter break (late December-late January), spring break (mid-March).

The galleries are open evenings and weekends for special events and College programs as announced.

Free admission. Community and class tours and College program use of the gallery spaces available on request.
For tours and event scheduling please call (434) 381-6248 or email [email protected].

Locations
Pannell Gallery is located on the main floor of the Anne Gary Pannell Center (the former Refectory), on the Upper Quad near the chapel.

Babcock Gallery is located off the lobby in the Babcock Fine Arts Center, next to the Williams Gymnasium and across the street from the Guion Science Building.

Benedict Gallery is located in the lobby of Benedict Hall, next to Cochran Library.

 

EXHIBITIONS 2017-2018

PANNELL GALLERY

GRRRL Power: Iterations of the Feminine
Sept. 7-Dec. 8, 2017

Opening reception Sept. 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome.

Oct. 24, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Conversation in the Gallery, with Jessica Salvatore, Assistant Professor of Psycology, and Neville McFerrin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics. All are welcome. Attendees are welcome to bring lunch.

 

The Beauty in The Beast
Jan. 25-May 1, 2018

Opening reception Jan. 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome.

March 13, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Conversation in the Gallery, with Linda Fink, Duberg Professor of Ecology, and Merrilee Wroten, Director of Riding. All are welcome. Attendees are welcome to bring lunch.

 

BABCOCK GALLERY

Elise Schweitzer: Bodies Still and In Motion                     
Sept. 14-Nov. 26, 2017


Artist's gallery talk and reception Oct. 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
All are welcome.

 

For information, see http://www.easchweitzer.com/

 

Image (right): Elise Schweitzer, Figure in Motion 1, 2014,
charcoal on paper, 22 x 18". Courtesy of the artist.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medford Taylor: In Motion
Feb. 1-March 25, 2018
For information, see http://www.medfordtaylor.com/
Opening reception and artist's gallery talk, Feb. 1, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Free and open to all.

 

shirtClass of 2018 Studio Art Major Thesis Exhibition
April 5-May 1, 2018 (by appointment May 2-11)
Opening reception April 5, 5:00-7:00 p.m. All are welcome.

Image (left): Jules Sudol, Untitled, 2016-2017, oil on canvas,
22 x 30 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BENEDICT GALLERY


spiral     You Are Here
     Aug. 21-Oct.1, 2017

     Image (left): Nancy McDearmon, Spiral, 2017, digital photograph.
     Courtesy of the artist.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Gregory Brown: Where Is The Writer
Oct. 12-Dec. 3, 2017
Opening reception and artist's gallery talk Oct. 12, 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome.


vase     Ted Batt: A Passion for Clay
     Feb. 8-March 18, 2018
     Opening reception and artist's gallery talk Feb. 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome.

     Image (right): Ted Batt, Vine Bottle, 2017, stoneware with colored slip, wax resist and
     glaze fired to cone 10, 9 1/2 inches tall. Courtesy of the artist.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here We Are: Staff and Faculty Show
March 22-April 29, 2018
Opening reception March 22, 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome.