History of Exhibitions
April 22 - May 18, 1996
Senior Art Projects '96
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. An exhibition of work by Hamilton College seniors graduating with a concentration in Fine Arts.
March 11 - April 7, 1996
William G. Roehrick: A Memorial Exhibition
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. Works by Graham Sutherland, John Piper, Albrecht Durer, and other works, from the collection of the late William G. Roehrick '34.
January 15 - April 7, 1996
The Hamilton College Collection: Selected Acquisitions 1993 - 1994
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. American, European, and Asian works in a variety of media.
Art and Healing: Selections from the Grokoest Collection
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. Works by Rothko, Schiele, Maurer, and other Modern masters from the collection of the later Dr. Albert Grokoest (Hamilton '40) reflect this prominent physician's ideas about holistic medicine.
January 15 - February 26, 1996
Josiah Wedgwood: Experimental Potter
Organized by The Art Museum, SUNY Binghamton. Sixty examples of the wares produced from the eighteenth to twentieth century by the famous English pottery firm document innovations in manufacturing as well as social change.
November 10 - December 17, 1995
Towards the Bright Future of Communism: Soviet Propaganda Posters from Brezhnev to Gorbachev
Posters from the collection of Russian professor Franklin Sciacca, researched and catalogued as a senior project by James Metz (Hamilton '94), document the decline of a Soviet art form.
Monuments and Memory: Reflections on the Former Soviet Union
Organized by the Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sacred Heart University. Photographs by artists working in the twilight years of the Soviet empire focus on the relationship between official propaganda and a system in decline.
September 21 - October 29, 1995
Sandy Walker: Woodblock Prints
Organized by the List Visual Arts Center, MIT. This innovative California artist expands the possibilities of a traditional print medium with his large- scale, monochromatic landscapes.
Helaman Ferguson: Mathematics in Stone and Bronze
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. Elegant abstract works by this mathematician/sculptor (Hamilton '62) give physical form to mathematical concepts.
September 21 - December 17, 1995
The Hamilton College Collection, Selected Acquisitions 1993 - 1994
June 3 - September 10, 1995
Gloria Garfinkel: Haiku for the Eyes
Organized by the Emerson Gallery. Colorful abstract images achieved through the complex manipulation of various printmaking techniques.