Schaefer Art Gallery

Current and Previous Exhibitions

Notice: In compliance with the College's current Covid-19 safety level, the gallery is open to ON-CAMPUS faculty, staff, and students only.

Every visitor is required to wear an approved face covering, observe appropriate social distancing, and follow appropriate sanitizing guidelines.
Gallery capacity is set at 10 individuals at one time.

The Schaefer Art Gallery offers exhibitions and events to support the Art and Art History Department, augment the educational experience of Gustavus Adolphus College as a whole, and engage members of the surrounding communities. The annual 9 month exhibition calendar includes a combination of Art and Art History Department student exhibitions, contemporary work by regional and national artists or artist groups, artist lectures, and discussion based workshops. 


Current Exhibition:

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The Now and After

Installation works by Alison Hiltner

In creative conjunction with Nobel Conference 56-
Cancer in the Age of Biotechnology

September 16th - October 23rd
Online Artist Talk October 6th 5:30pm

Click Here: Artist Talk

Click Here: Online Gallery

 

 

Previous Exhibitions:

 

ONLINE: The Junior Art Major Exhibition 2020

Works by Vin Branom, Hannah Calkins, Bryanna Filip
Darby Hurlbert, Claire Strohmeyer

May 9th 2020 - June 6th 2020
Click Here: Junior Exhibition Link


 


Marketing Image

 the poetics of destruction

 installation by Jacob Stanley

 

Current Virginia A. Groot Artist-in-Residence
February 17th - March 13th, 2020
Public Reception: February 17th, 4:30 - 6:30
Artist Talk: February 17th 5:00pm


the patience is in the living

works by Mara Duvra

November 6 - December 11, 2019Opening Reception: November 6, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Artist Talk: 5 p.m.

 

Mykitas Epoch-Fungal Expansion Within the Plastisphere

Works by CV Peterson

September 4 - October 18, 2019

Opening Reception: September 24, 6-8 p.m.

Artist Talk: 6 p.m.

 

Imprecision

Recent Works by Jenna Hansen

April 23rd - May 24th

Reception: May 3rd from 5-7 p.m.


 

Transfer of Memory

March 22nd - April 14th

Reception: April 11th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.


 

Junior Art Majors Exhibition

March 4th - March 20th

Reception: March 20th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.


 

Inscapes

By Andrew Hellmund, Virginia A. Groot Visiting Scupltor-in-Residence

Janurary 14th - February 23rd

Reception: Janurary 17th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Inscapes


 

Art Minor Spotlight Exhibition

November 15th - December 10th

Reception: Noveber 15th from 4 to 6 p.m.

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What to Do When Lost In the Woods

By Minneapolis Artist Melissa Borman

September 10 - November 1

Reception: September 19th from 4 to 6 p.m.

Melissa Borman Poster


Contact the department of Art and Art History for more information about exhibitions from past academic years.