News & Events

  • Professor Brenda Garand's show, It's Like Falling Into Water: Sculpture and Drawing, will be on display in the Rebecca Lawrence Gallery at AVA in Lebanon from June 10 - July 13, 2016. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 10, from 5:00 - 7:00PM.

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  • Assistant Professor of Studio Art Christina Seely has work showcased in an exhibition of photographs in correlation with those curated into Terry Tempest Williams' new book The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks that is up at EUQINOM projects in San Francisco.

    "Part memoir, part natural history, and part social critique, this book is a literary celebration honoring the centennial of the National Park Service. This is a meditation and a manifesto...

  •  Originally published in Dartmouth Now, May 24, 2016 by Charlotte E. Albright

    Sheltered by a grove of trees in College Park near Bartlett Tower, immortalized in bronze, sits Robert Frost. Over the past few months, artists studying or working at Dartmouth have made pilgrimages to this quiet spot, creating their own artwork based on the statue, which was donated in 1996 by the...

  • (Originally published in Dartmouth Now May 09, 2016 by Hannah Silverstein, MALS '09)

    Associate Professor of Studio Art Enrico Riley ’95 has won a 2016 Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome.


  • Please join the Class of 1961 for the award ceremony and reception for the winners of the Robert Frost Statue Contest!

    Thursday, May 19, 12:15pm

    Black Family Visual Arts Center (in front of the Loew Auditorium box office)

    The exhibit will be on display May 19 - June 16, 2016.


  • Studio Art Intern, Lindsey Lam, presents her show:


    May 6 - June 19, 2016

    Barrows Exhibition Rotunda
    Hopkins Center

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    Favorite Color: Green
    Interests: eating (especially chocolate!), reading the news, talking to people

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  • Please join the Studio Art Department Tuesday, May 10 at 4:30 PM in the Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries at the opening reception for the Senior Majors Exhibition. The exhibition will run from May 10 - June 19, 2016. Art work will be on display in the Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries, and the Nearburg Arts Forum, Black Family VAC.



  • William O' Brien Jr, "Room for Artifacts"

    Principal, WOJR Organization for Architecture
    Associate Professor, MIT Architecture
    Co-Founder, Collective–LOK

    Lecture: Tuesday April 26, 2016, 4:30pm, Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center
    Address: 22 Lebanon street, 03755, Hanover, NH

    William O’Brien Jr., principal of WOJR: Organization for Architecture, is an Associate Professor in the MIT Department of Architecture and one of the founding...

  • For most of human history, man-made light has signified hope and progress. Co-published with the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Christina Seely’s Lux examines the contemporary disconnect between the beauty of the artificial light that emanates from the earth’s surface and the complexity of what this light represents. Made between 2005 and 2010, and titled after the unit for measuring illumination, the project focuses on light produced by 45 cities in the United States, Western...

  • 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...