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EXHIBITIONS

The Van Every/Smith Galleries play a fundamental role in the pedagogical life of Davidson College. The Galleries provide a challenging forum for the presentation, interpretation, and discussion of primarily contemporary artworks in all media for students and members of the Davidson community, as well as for national and international visitors to the campus. An on-going series of challenging exhibitions and lectures by visiting artists and scholars nurture individual thinking, develop visual literacy, and inspire a lifelong commitment to the arts.

In The Van Every Gallery

2017 Annual Student Art Exhibition

April 26 – May 10, 2017

The Van Every/Smith Galleries and the Davidson College Art Department will present the Annual Juried Student Exhibition from April 26 – May 10, 2017 in the Van Every Gallery. The opening reception will take place on Wednesday, April 26 from 7 – 8:30 pm, with the awards presentation at 7pm. The Annual Juried Student Exhibition […]

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In The Smith Gallery

Tife Odumosu: Necklaces

April 22 – 27, 2017

Necklaces is a solo exhibition by Tife Odumosu ’17, and is part of an on-going series of Senior Studio Art Major exhibitions in the Edward M. Smith Gallery.

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Senior Studio Art Majors
(Smith Gallery)
Cassidy Schultz: March 23-March 28
John Chavez: April 1 – April 6
Melissa Chervin: April 11 – April 18
Tife Odumosu: April 22 – April 27
Jean Paul Garcia: May 3 – May 8

Group Show: Senior Art Majors 2017
(Smith Gallery)
On View: May 15 – May 20, 2017

Summer 2017 Exhibitions
Summer gallery hours: Tuesdays-Thursdays only; 10am – 4pm
Recent Acquisitions
(Van Every Gallery)
On View: Tuesday, May 30 – Thursday, July 27, 2017
Extended Gallery Hours: Reunion Weekend, June 9-11, 2017, 10am-4pm
Group Show: Rising Senior Art Majors, Class of 2018
(Smith Gallery)
On View: Tuesday, May 30 – Thursday, July 27, 2017
Extended Gallery Hours: Reunion Weekend, June 9-11, 2017, 10am-4pm

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“Regina José Galindo: Bearing Witness” Review in Sculpture Magazine - November 2016

Regina José Galindo: Acts of Endurance by Barbara Schreiber Regina José Galindo’s performances are often shocking and degrading. Sometimes naked, she is tasered, hit, bloodied, anesthetized, urinated on, or left for dead. “Bearing Witness,” at North Carolina’s David son College last fall, was Galindo’s first solo show in the United States. Curator Lia Newman gathered […]

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