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Exhibitions and Programs

EXHIBITIONS and PROGRAMS FALL 2013

Anne Gary Pannell Center Gallery


  Gesture, Mark, and The Artist's Hand: Drawings from the Collection

  Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 2013
  Opening reception for all: Sept. 13, 5 p.m.
  For the exhibition checklist, click here.

  Conversation in the gallery, roundtable discussion "The Creative Mark" featuring
  visual and performing artists from the Sweet Briar community: Oct. 16, 7 p.m.
  Presenters will be Ella and Mark Magruder, professors of dance, and writer Debra
  Marquart, a current fellow at the Virgina Center for the Creative Arts.






  Image: Fernand Leger (1881-1955), Les Plongeurs (The Divers), 1941, ink wash
  on paper. Sweet Briar College Art Collection and Galleries; Gift of the artist, 1941.


Babcock Fine Arts Center Gallery

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  Carry Me Ohio: Recent Photographs by Matt Eich
  Sept. 26-Dec. 8, 2013
  Opening reception for all: Sept. 26, 5 p.m.
  Artist's gallery talk, all are welcome: October 10, 5 p.m.
  For information about the artist, click here.


  Image: Matt Eich, As the winter snows melt, Mineral, Ohio,
  archival pigment print, 2007. Courtesy of the artist.

 

Benedict Hall Gallery


       

  New Girls: The First-year Experience 100 Years Ago

  Aug. 22-Oct. 6, 2013
  For the exhibition checklist, click here.














 
 

   Familiar Friends: Selected Architectural Sketches and Plans
   of Sweet Briar Landmarks 

   Oct. 10-Dec. 15, 2013
  
For the exhibition checklist, click here.






EXHIBITIONS and PROGRAMS WINTER/SPRING 2014


Anne Gary Pannell Center Gallery


Student, Teacher, Mentor, Friend: The Impact of Artists' Relationships
Jan. 31-April 6, 2014
Opening reception for all: Jan. 31, 5 p.m. in conjuncion with the College's Fringe Festival
For the exhibition checklist, click here.

Senior Show 2014: Studio Art Majors' Exhibition
April 18-May 17, 2014
Opening reception for all: April 18, 5 p.m.

Babcock Fine Arts Center Gallery

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 Josef Albers: The Interaction of Color
 Jan. 23-March 2, 2014
 For the exhibition information sheet, click here.



 Image: Joself Albers, The Interaction of Color: XVIII-3,
 serigraph on paper, 1963. Sweet Briar College Art Collection
 and Galleries; Gift of The Studio Art Department, 1977.

 


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  Cabinet of Curiosities, The Sweet Briar Suite:
  Recent Encaustic Paintings by Leslie Van Stavern Millar

  March 27-May 4, 2014
  Opening recption for all and artist's gallery talk: March 27, 5 p.m.
  For information about the artist, click here.
  For the exhibition artist's statement, click here.








 

 

 

 

  Image: Leslie Van Stavern Millar, Indigo Bunting, Red Bellied Woodpeckers,
  and Sweet Briar Fan
, encaustic on panel, 2012. Courtesy of the artist.

 

Benedict Hall Gallery


   Life Lessons: The Teaching Artist

   Recent Work by May Carter, Jill Jensen, and Rosalie Day White
   Feb. 13-April 20, 2014
   Opening reception for all: Feb. 13, 5 p.m.
   For the exhibition checklist, click here.




   Image: Rosalie Day White, Snow in the Blue Ridge, oil on birch
   panel. Courtesy of the artist.



HOURS
Academic Year

Pannell Gallery: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m.;
Babcock and Benedict Galleries: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The galleries are closed for all College reading days, exam periods, vacations and breaks, including Spring Break and summer vacation.
The galleries are open evenings and weekends for special events and College programs as announced.

Free admission. Community and class tours and College program use of the gallery spaces available on request.
For tours and event scheduling please call (434) 381-6248 or email klawson@sbc.edu.

LOCATION
The entrance to Sweet Briar College is approximately 13 miles north of Lynchburg, Va., on U.S. Route 29 (business) and 3 miles south of the Route 29 intersection with U.S. Route 60 at Amherst, Va.

Pannell Gallery is located on the main floor of the Anne Gary Pannell Center (the former Refectory), on the Upper Quad near the chapel.
Babcock Gallery is located off the lobby in the Babcock Fine Arts Center, next to the Williams Gymnasium and across the street from the Guion Science Building.
Benedict Gallery is located in the lobby of Benedict Hall, next to Cochran Library.