News & Events

  • In the early 1990s, the Class of 1961 raised funds and retained sculptor George W. Lundeen to create a bronze statue of Robert Frost.  The finished statue was given to the College at the Class’ 35th reunion in 1996, and now sits in the College Park near Bartlett Tower.
    The Class of ’61 will be celebrating its 55th reunion in June 2016.  In connection with the reunion, the class is sponsoring a contest to obtain the best artistic rendition of the existing Frost statue.  The contest will...

  • Please join the Department of Studio Art at the artist talk and opening reception for Eric van Hove.
    Artist talk: Tuesday, April 5, 4:30PM, Loew Auditorium - Black Family Visual Arts Center. Reception to follow in the Jaffe-Friede Gallery.

  • Studio Art Intern, Brenda Gonzalez, presents her show:


    February 19 - March 27, 2016

    Barrows Exhibition Rotunda
    Hopkins Center

  • On February 28th, the Studio Art Senior Seminar class be took a field trip to the Bread and Puppet Museum in Glover, VT. 

    A Brief History of Bread and Puppet Theater

    In the early 1960’s, a group of scruffy troubadours rented out a small loft on Delancey Street in New York’s Lower East side, and began putting on weekly performances. Headed by Peter Schumann, a sculptor, dancer and baker recently emigrated from Germany, they would distribute Schumann’s bread to the...

  • Esmé Thompson - Recent Paintings
    March 1 - March 26, 2016
    Opening Reception: 5-8pm on Thursday, March 3, 2016

    In Esmé Thompson’s paintings and multipanel wall reliefs the use of color and pattern create a dynamic and engaging viewing experience.  Colorful and bold, the paintings attest to a lifelong interest in decorative designs as diverse as those found in Islamic textiles and ceramic tiles to those of medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts.  The Bowery...

  • Studio Art Intern, Jordan Craig, presents her show:

    We Built Homes Inside Homes
    And Homes in Trees

    January 8 - February 14, 2016

    Barrows Exhibition Rotunda
    Hopkins Center

  • The Studio Art Department welcomes two visiting faculty members for the winter term.

    Born in Poland, Viktor Witkowski lived in Germany, France, and throughout the U.S. before moving to Vermont where he teaches, makes art, and writes on Same Old Art. He earned a Master's Degree in Art Education, Art History and Studio Art from the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig (HBK Braunschweig, Germany) in 2006...

  • Please join the Department of Studio Art at the artist talk and opening reception for Mia Westerlund Roosen.

    Artist Talk: Tuesday, January 12, 4:30PM, Hood Museum of Art Auditorium. Reception to follow in the Jaffe-Friede Gallery.

  • A participatory workshop based on a collaborative project between Dartmouth and the Foundation for Knowledge and Liberty. Workshop topics include: House Design, Community Planning, Project Financing
    Friday, Nov. 6th: 9:00am - 5:00pm and Saturday, Nov. 7th: 9:00am - 1:30pm
    For more details contact Professor Jack Wilson: [email protected]

  • Studio Art Intern, Malika Khurana, presents her show: Viridian Rhythms

    October 23 - November 22, 2015

    Barrows Exhibition Rotunda
    Hopkins Center