Past Exhibitions

  • Adé Bethune: The Power of One Person

    Exhibited September 8, 2014 - December 19, 2014

    Adé Bethune: The Power of One Person

    Drawing from items in the University’s Adé Bethune Collection, this exhibition commemorates the centennial of artist, writer, and activist Adé Bethune.

  • Work from the 2017 Women's Art Institute Summer Studio Intensive

    Exhibited July 13, 2017 - July 28, 2017

    Work from the 2017 Women's Art Institute Summer Studio Intensive

  • Exhibited February 1, 2016 - May 22, 2016

    "Look at this, and look again, and see anew." - Corita

    This exhibition highlights works from the St. Catherine University Fine Art Collection done by student artists at Immaculate Heart College in Pasadena, CA in the 1950s under the tutelage of famed print artist Sister Corita Kent.

  • Material Navigation

    Exhibited April 9, 2016 - May 22, 2016

    Material Navigation

    This annual spring event showcases the talent of graduating studio art majors at St. Catherine University.

  • Form & Memory

    Exhibited November 2, 2015 - December 18, 2015

    Form & Memory

    Installation artist Jody Isaacson installs more than 200 hand dipped life pendulums from the gallery ceiling. Each wax form represents a person, now passed away, from Icaacson's life. One dip for each year of an individual life accumulates into a candle pendulum that represents the time spent to remember each individual. Each relationship builds the installation, the artist’s life history suspended in the gallery.

  • The Mysteries Revisited

    Exhibited September 9, 2015 - October 21, 2015

    The Mysteries Revisited

    Patricia Olson's contemporary reinterpretation of a women’s midlife initiation as seen in the Villa of the Mysteries murals in Pompeii.

  • Diaspora

    Exhibited September 9, 2015 - October 21, 2015

    Diaspora

    Eun–Kyung Suh explores the emotional resonance of the transracial adoptees’ experiences in Minnesota.

  • David Byrd - War Is Always With Us

    Exhibited November 2, 2015 - December 18, 2015

    David Byrd - War Is Always With Us

    This series of paintings illustrate the daily routines and individual personalities of institutionalized veterans. Byrd's careful compositions reflect the isolation and desperation of mental illness, which few other artists have explored with such empathy and understanding.

  • Between Rivers

    Exhibited September 12, 2016 - October 21, 2016

    Between Rivers

    Associate Professor of Studio Art, Todd Deutsch, depicts the unique landscape and the everyday lives of the inhabitants near the convergence of Mississippi and St. Croix Rivers.

  • First Thought, Best Thought: Paintings by Greg Dickerson and Gregory Fitz

    Exhibited April 8, 2017 - May 21, 2017

    First Thought, Best Thought: Paintings by Greg Dickerson and Gregory Fitz

    Agile mark-makers who share an interest in spontaneity within their respective approaches to painting.

  • Emergence: Unforseen Occurrence

    Exhibited November 5, 2016 - December 18, 2016

    Emergence: Unforseen Occurrence

    A solo exhibition of Karen Ruch Brown's anthropomorphic ceramic sculptures.

  • Still | Tension

    Exhibited April 8, 2017 - May 21, 2017

    Still | Tension

    An annual spring exhibition showcasing the talent of graduating studio art majors at St. Catherine University.

  • Vision + Vocation

    Exhibited January 30, 2017 - March 17, 2017

    Vision + Vocation

    Featuring the work of nine St Catherine University studio art alumnae.

  • The Absence of Water

    Exhibited September 12, 2016 - October 31, 2016

    The Absence of Water

    An exploration of an unusual element of the built environment: empty pools.

  • De Mundo

    Exhibited November 5, 2016 - December 18, 2016

    De Mundo

    B.J. Christofferson's solo exhibition spans 20 years with work borrowed from 13 private collectors.


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