2011-12

Lafayette College

May 1, 2012

2012 Honors Student Exhibition

posted in 2011-12, Past Exhibitions, STUDENT ARTISTS

May 1-May 26, 2012
GROSSMAN GALLERY

March 26, 2012

An Altogether Different World

posted in 2011-12, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

March 26-May 20, 2012
The exhibition will look at various types of utopian worlds as depicted in Chinese and Japanese paintings
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

March 20, 2012

Emergence and Structure

posted in 2011-12, Grossman Gallery, Past Exhibitions, Traveling Exhibitions

March 20 – April 21, 2012
Emergence & Structure is an exhibition of artists whose work embodies the emerging complexity apparent in the vast variety of process and architecture currently omnipresent in the natural world.
GROSSMAN GALLERY

February 11, 2012

Grossman Visiting Artist: Pope.L, Reenactor, 2012

posted in 2011-12, GROSSMAN VISITING ARTIST SERIES, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Feb.11-March 17, 2012
Premiere of Reenactor, a film about how we costume and theatricalize time in order to make sense of our mortality.
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

January 12, 2012

Sticks, Hooks, and the Mobius: Knit and Crochet Go Cerebral. Math- and science-inspired knit and crochet.

posted in 2011-12, Past Exhibitions, sticks-hooks-and-the-mobius-knit-and-crochet-goes-cerebra, Williams Center Gallery

Jan. 8 – Feb. 5 , 2012

An exhibition of “Geek” knitting and crochet that will showcase innovative ways that contemporary knitters and crocheters are redefining a traditional (and traditionally woman-based) craft.
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

October 21, 2011

Moments: Shooting the Pulitzer

posted in 2011-12, Grossman Gallery, Past Exhibitions

Oct. 21-Dec. 17, 2011
A selection of Associated Press Pulitzer Prize-winning photographs
GROSSMAN GALLERY

October 8, 2011

Maria Martinez-Cañas

posted in 2011-12, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Oct. 8 ­- Dec. 18 , 2011

Cuban-born photographer Maria Martinez-Cañas brings a sense of her own history and past, as well as a fresh and experimental attitude, to all of
her work
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

Atul Bhalla, detail from Piaus II.

September 1, 2011

Atul Bhalla: Water Works

posted in 2011-12, Grossman Gallery, Past Exhibitions

Sept. 1 – Oct. 15, 2011
Bhalla addresses the effects of industrialization and overpopulation on the Yamuna River, one of Northern India’s most prominent waterways, in his native New Dehli.
GROSSMAN GALLERY

August 30, 2011

Sharing the Wealth: Selections from Lafayette’s Collections

posted in 2011-12, Lafayette Art Collection, Past Exhibitions, Williams Center Gallery

Aug. 30 – Oct. 2, 2011
An exhibition highlighting rarely-seen treasures from Lafayette College’s Art and Special Collections, a trove of rich resources for scholars and students.
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

February 5, 2011

Revisiting the Italian Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture from the Allentown Art Museum

posted in 2011-12, Past Exhibitions, Roethke Humanities Festival, Williams Center Gallery

Feb. 5–March 26, 2011
This exhibition revisits the Renaissance—an age of piety, humanist recovery of the classical world, global exploration, trade between Europe and the East, and a new appreciation of art and its creators.
WILLIAMS CENTER GALLERY

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.