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Farnham Galleries

For nearly two decades, the Farnham Galleries has served an important means of enrichment for art students and provides vibrant cultural offerings for Simpson College and beyond to the surrounding community. Each year, the Gallery is host to student exhibits and nationally and internationally known visiting artists. Every spring, the Farnham Galleries serves as the venue for the exhibition of Studio Art and Graphic Design students’ senior work.

2019-20 Schedule

Mathew Kelly
August 27 - September 19
Reception: Thursday, September 19—5-6 p.m.
Landscape drawings that are invented spaces that are metaphors for the human experience.

Mary Kline-Misol — show canceled
September 30 - October 31
Reception: Thursday, October 31—5-6 p.m.
Paintings from her “Awakenings” project: portraits of those in recovery from homelessness, addiction and brain disorders.

Karen Gergely & Catherine Reinhart
November 11 - December 5
Reception: Thursday, December 5—5-6 p.m.
A two-person show with work by Gergely and Reinhart. Gergely records everyday personal histories in an effort to keep traditions alive while Reinhart uses found textiles to communicate the power of economies of care.

Andrea Van Wyk
January 13 - February 6
Reception: Thursday, February 6—5-6 p.m.
Floral paintings that explore the golden ratio and architectural compositions that are a personal metaphor for overcoming fear and taking steps of faith to experience life at its fullest.

To be announced
February 17 - March 26
Reception: Thursday, March 26—5-6 p.m.

2020 Simpson College Senior Art Exhibition
March 31 - May 1
Reception: Thursday, March 26—5-6 p.m.


 

2018-2019 Schedule

Steven Wise
August 28 – September 20, 2018
Reception:  Thursday, September 20, 2018 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Website: http://www.stevenfwise.com/

Elissa Wenthe
October 1 – November 1, 2018
Reception:  Thursday, November 1, 2018 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Website: http://www.elissacoxwenthe.com

David Versluis
November 12 – December 6, 2018
Reception:  Thursday, December 6, 2018 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Megan Vossler
January 14 – February 7, 2019
Reception:  Thursday, February 7, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Website: www.meganvossler.com

Geraldine Craig
February 18 – March 21, 2019
Reception:  Thursday, March 21, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

2019 Simpson College Senior Art Exhibition
April 1 – May 3, 2019
Reception:  Thursday, April 25 - all-day