The Gallery of Visual Arts is the School of Art’s main gallery located in the Social Science building.  Here is the schedule for Fall semester 2009:

Gallery of Visual Arts and Visiting Artist Schedule

Fall 2009

(as of September 1, 2009)

August 7-October 23, 2009

Capture the Moment:  The Pulitzer Prize Photographs

(Meloy and Paxson Galleries, PARTV, and Gallery of Visual Arts)

September 3, 2009, 8 pm, Montana Theatre, PARTV Center

Lecture by Michel DuCille, two-time Pulitzer winner and Assistant Managing Editor for Photography for the Washington Post, UM President’s Lecture Series

September 9, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Mary Virginia Swanson, sponsored by Rocky Mountain School of Photography, School of Journalism and School of Art

September 21, 2009, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Lecture by David Leeson, Pulitzer winner, formerly of the Dallas Morning News and Executive Producer, Protégé Films

October 14, 2009, 7 pm, University Center Theater

Lecture by Cyma Rubin, Curator of the Pulitzer exhibition and President of the Business of Entertainment, Inc., followed by a screening of the documentary film, “Moment of Impact:  Stories of the Pulitzer Prize Photographs”

October 30-November 3, 2009

Michael Oatman, multi-media installation artist proposed by Elizabeth Dove.  Schedule and lecture to be announced.

November 5-20, 2009

15th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

Deliver work October 30 or 31 (juror TBA)

Opening Reception:  Thursday, November 5, 5-7 pm

December 3-17, 2009

Kensuke Yamada:  MFA Thesis Exhibition

Opening Reception:  Thursday, December 3, 5-7

February 2 – 25, 2010

School of Art Faculty Exhibit

Opening Reception:  Thursday, February 4, 5-7 pm

Work due to Gallery:  No later than January 25

Art Historian Lecture:  TBA


The UC is looking for someone interested in their Student Art Fair Coordinator position.  Click HERE for more info.


In the UC Gallery, School of Art alum Brett Svetlik (BFA 2007) will host the opening reception of his latest exhibition, “Someone I Think I Know” October 1 from 4.30-7.30pm.


Current art student “Jennifer Bardsley New Works”  at Paradigm V2 Architects PC at 125 1/2 W. Main (behind the Red Bird Restaurant).  The opening reception will be October 2  from 5-8pm.

That’s all for now.  Be sure to stop back often for art related updates!