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2010-2011 Sheehan Gallery Exhibitions

Spectra, Stream, Strata:
September 1st – October 1st, 2010
Curator's Talk: Friday, September 10th @ 5:30pm in Olin 130 by Daniel M. Forbes, Director of the Donald H. Sheehan Gallery with Opening Reception in the Sheehan to follow

Daniel M. Forbes will also give a Talking Tour of this Exhibition Saturday, September 25, 1-2pm, Sheehan

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ReMapping: The Expanding Landscape of Ceramics
Curated by Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, Joe Page
October 15th – November 17th, 2010
Opening Reception Friday, October 15th with Artist Talk by Casey McDonough in Olin 130, with Celebration in Sheehan Gallery to follow
Talking Tour of the Sheehan Gallery with Joe Page: Saturday, October 23rd 1-2 pm, inside the Sheehan

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4th Annual Juried Winter Student Art Salon
December 4th – December 18th, 2010
Opening Reception: Saturday, December 4th, 3:00 pm in the Sheehan Gallery

For more information on the Studio Art Program at Whitman College, please click on: www.whitman.edu/art/

New & Returning Whitman Studio Art & AH/VCS Faculty Exhibition
January 18th – February 18th, 2011
Featuring Returning Assistant Professor of Art (Sculpture) Michelle Acuff, www.michelleacuff.com
New Assistant Professor of Art (New Media), Justin Lincoln, justinlincoln.com/,
Justin Lincoln's Artist Talk will be Friday, February 18th @ Noon in Olin 130, followed by a Talking Tour of the Sheehan Gallery
New Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History/Visual Culture Studio, Jan Bernabe


Playing the Print: Work from the Collection of Master Printer, Marcia Bartholme
March 1 - April 18, 2011

Printer’s Talk: March 4th @ 5:30pm in Sheehan Gallery with the Opening Celebration to follow


Walla Walla Pix Pix
Whitman College Art History/Visual Culture Studies Majors Present Walla Walla Photographs from Whitman College and Northwest Archives

March 1 - April 18, 2011


The Walls
A performance piece by Cynthia Croot and the Whitman College Theatre Department are creating a performance piece interrogating the relationship between the prison, the town, and Whitman College.
April 13 – 17, 2011

Behind the Walls
In conjunction with "The Walls," Croot and Sheehan Gallery Intern, Stephanie Silver, have created "Behind the Walls," an alcove display that explores the Washington State Penitentiary.
March 1 – April 15, 2011


Featured in the Sheehan Gallery March 1 - April 18, 2011 and in Memorial Hall March 1 - June 17, 2011

Artist Talk: "22 Years of Zitouna: The Work of Roni Gross,"
Tuesday, March 1 @ 7pm in the Fouts Center for Visual Arts, Room 201


Visual Art Majors Senior Thesis Exhibition
April 22nd - May 22nd, 2011

Lecturer by Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson, Curator for the Portland Art Museum: April 22nd @ 5:30pm in Olin 130 with Opening Celebrationin the Sheehan Gallery 6:30-7:30pm and a continuing Celebration in the Fouts Critique Space 7:30-8:30pm

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Visual Art Seniors’ Friends and Family Closing Reception, Saturday May 21, Noon – 2:00 pm in the Sheehan Gallery

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