February 3, 2008

John “Crash” Matos: Recent Works

posted in 2007-08, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Feb. 3 – March 16, 2008
A pioneer in the graffiti art movement, Matos began his career as a teenager, painting New York City subway cars.

January 3, 2008

Isadore LaDuca: Recent Works

posted in 2007-08, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Jan. 3-27, 2008
In his paintings, Easton artist Isadore LaDuca often uses seemingly disparate elements in order to achieve a sense of unity; landscapes, figures, abstract elements, and text may be torn apart and reorganized on the picture plane.

November 5, 2007

History Paintings from the Lafayette College Art Collection

posted in 2007-08, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Nov. 5 – Dec. 16, 2007

“History paintings” depict events of particular significance to the artist’s society, intended to embody some interpretation of life or convey a moral or intellectual message.

September 6, 2007

A Son and His Adoptive Father: The Marquis de Lafayette and George Washington

posted in 2007-08, Past Exhibitions, Special Events, Williams Center Gallery

Sept. 6 – Oct. 28, 2007
Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens, in partnership with Lafayette College, has organized a major traveling exhibition devoted to the “father-son” relationship between George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette.

Locations and Hours

Williams Center Gallery
Morris R. Williams Center for the Arts
317 Hamilton Street (main campus)
(610) 330-5361, or email
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 12-5 p.m.
Performance nights 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Richard A. and Rissa W. Grossman Gallery
Williams Visual Arts Building

243 North Third Street
(610) 330-5361, or email
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 11-5 p.m. and by appointment, Sat. 12-5 p.m.

Lass Gallery and Simon Room
David Bishop Skillman Library

(610) 330-5410, or email
Hours: Library hours

All exhibitions and related lectures are free and open to the public.