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Lancaster,

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17603

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(717) 291-3879


http://www.fandm.edu/phillipsmuseum

November 2014


Phillips After Hours: Surrealism Night Film Screening

November 12, 2014 @ 7:30 pm8:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Join us in viewing a selection of short experimental films from various filmmakers and artists who created work in response to the Surrealism art movement. Location: Sally Mather Curriculum Gallery, Steinman College Center 

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Artist’s Lecture

November 18, 2014 @ 5:00 am6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Join digital media artist, Jeffrey Moser in a discussion about his work and process. Location: Dana Gallery, Steinman College Center 

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December 2014


Let There Be Light: An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion of “Cinematic Fixations”

December 6, 2014 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Join the faculty of Franklin & Marshall College in an interdisciplinary discussion of the exhibition, Cinematic Fixations. Jeremy Moss, Assistant Professor of Film & Media Studies, Sands Hall, Editor of the Alumni Arts Review and Adjunct Assistant Professor of English, Annalisa Crannell, Professor of Mathematics, Ken Krebs, Associate Professor of Physics Location: Dana Gallery, Steinman College Center

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January 2015


2015 Faculty Biennial Exhibition

January 13, 2015February 21, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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The Biennial exhibition features the diverse artwork created by faculty of the Department of Art and Art History at Franklin & Marshall College. Opening Reception: January 15, 5PM, Dana Gallery, in the Steinman College Center   

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Dreams and Nightmares: Sculptures Inspired by Dada, Surrealism, and Expressionism

January 13, 2015January 30, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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In the fall of 2014, students of Professor Virginia Maksymowicz’s Connections I Course focused on artists who were influenced by the events of World War I, especially the Dadaists and the Surrealists. Each student exhibitor selected an artist to become his/her alter ego and created artworks based upon the ideas of the chosen artist. Exhibition Opening: January 13, 4.45PM, Curriculum Gallery, in the Steinman College Center. Reception to follow at the Brooks College House.   

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Contested Space: Witness to Place

January 13, 2015March 29, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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In the tradition of activist photography, local artist Robert Lowing takes a photographic survey along the proposed Central Penn South pipeline route. His visual images show the resulting industrialized landscapes of Lancaster, Tioga, and Bradford Counties. Opening Reception: January 20, 5PM, Rothman Gallery, in the Steinman College Center   

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February 2015


The Engaged Eye: The Work of Robert Lowing and American Landscape Photography

February 3, 2015 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Franklin & Marshall Professor of Art History, Richard Kent, will present a lecture on the work of photographer, Robert Lowing in conjunction with the exhibition, Contested Space: Witness to Place.  Lecture to be held at 5PM, Rothman Gallery, in the Steinman College Center   

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Modernist Paintings from the Phillip’s Permanent Collection

February 10, 2015April 4, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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This staff-curated exhibition presents a selection of works from the Permanent Collection. This exhibition on modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Paul Cézanne, and Pierre Alechinsky. Location: Gibson Curriculum Gallery 

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Screening and Discussion of “Above All Else”

February 23, 2015 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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John Fiege’s documentary Above All Else chronicles the struggle in East Texas to halt the Keystone XL pipeline. After the screening, artist Robert Lowing and director, John Fiege will discuss the film and related environmental issues. Co-Sponsored by F&M Sustainability Committee and The Wohlsen Center Location: The Lisa Bonchek Adams Auditorium, 7PM

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Just a Few of Us

February 26, 2015April 5, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Bill Hutson and six local artists each exhibit two paintings in a format designed to encourage viewers to appreciate the variety, architecture, and persistence of abstraction. Opening Reception: February 26, 5PM, Dana Gallery, in the Steinman College Center   

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March 2015


Panel Discussion with Exhibition Artists

March 10, 2015 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Artists from the exhibition, Just a Few of Us, will gather for an in-depth discussion of their work. 5PM, Dana Gallery, in the Steinman College Center  

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Contested Space: An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion

March 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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The proposal to build a natural gas pipeline through Lancaster County presents complex perspectives embedded in the land. Panelists John Dernbach, Distinguished Professor of Law and Co-Director of Widener Environmental Law Center, and F&M Professors Kostis Kourelis, Judith Mueller, and the Reverend Susan Minasian, discuss how these perspectives come into play, and conflict in our new energy economy. Co-Sponsored by F&M Sustainability Committee & the Wohlsen Center Location: Lisa Bonchek Adams Auditorium, 7PM 

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September 2015


“The Uninhabitable”

September 10, 2015December 11, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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September 10- December 11 Gibson Curriculum Gallery The Uninhabitable is Amze Emmons’ first solo museum exhibition, which takes its title from a section of George Perec’s Species of Spaces and presents drawings, paintings, and prints surveying eight years of investigating the construction of space and the politics of architecture. Emmons is a multi- disciplinary Philadelphia-based artist whose work evokes a sense of magical/minimal realism inspired by architectural illustration, comic books, cartoon language, information graphics, news footage, consumer packaging, and instruction manuals. Opening Reception: September 10, 5 pm, Gibson Curriculum…

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The Uninhabitable

September 10, 2015December 11, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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The Uninhabitable is Amze Emmons’ first solo museum exhibition, which takes its title from a selection of George Perec’s Species of Spaces and presents drawings, paintings, and prints surveying eight years of investigating the construction of space and the politics of architecture. Emmons is a multi-disciplinary Philadelphia-based artist whose work evokes a sense of magical, minimal realism inspired by architectural illustration, comic books, cartoon language, information graphics, news footage, consumer packing, and instruction manuals. Opening Reception: September 10, 5 pm, Gibson…

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Tulsa

September 10, 2015December 11, 2015

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

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2015 will mark the 30th anniversary of the inaugural exhibition of Tulsa at Franklin & Marshall College. This work consists of approximately fifty photographs from The Phillips Museum of Art’s permanent collection. Larry Clark photographed Tulsa between 1963 and 1971, and he described the series as “autobiographical” and  “a visual anthropology” that exposed American dissaffection. It chronicles poverty, drug use, and the changing attitudes towards sex and American youth subculture.

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“(trans)formations: Studies in Form and Composition by Bill Hutson”

September 10, 2015March 11, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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The Phillips Museum of Art is pleased to present this exhibition featuring William R. Hutson, the Jennie Brown Cook and Betsy Hess Cook Distinguished Artist-in-Residence at Franklin & Marshall College. Hutson, a world traveler, frequently absorbed his surroundings and infused them into his work, whose signature style combines hard-edged forms with gestural brushstrokes. This exhibition features a portion of Hutson’s work driven by his varied use of geometric and organic forms, combined and juxtaposed, and indicative of his artistic processes…

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December 2015


Film Screening of Larry Clark’s KIDS (1995)

December 1, 2015 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Showing Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Starts Promptly at 7:30pm Steinman College Center @ The Phillips Museum of Art: Curriculum Gallery, College Avenue, Lancaster, PA FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC “Larry Clark’s “Kids” follows a group of teenage boys and girls through one day and night during which they travel Manhattan on skateboards and subway trains, have sex, drink, use drugs, talk, party, and crash in a familiar stupor, before starting all over again the next day. The movie sees…

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January 2016


All Student Juried Exhibition

January 15, 2016January 24, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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This annual juried exhibitions features artwork by students of all cohort years. The President’s Awards reception offers prizes to students whose works are deemed excellent in drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, mixed media, and an overall Best in Show. Opening Reception: January 15, 4:45 PM, Rothman Gallery 

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River Relations: A Beholder’s Share of the Columbia River Dams Exhibition

January 15, 2016March 11, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Nick Conbere and John Holmgren collaborate to examine relationships among hydroelectric dams and their surrounding environments. Their work focuses on the Columbia River dams in Washington and British Columbia even as it attempts to comprehend how human constructions affect the character and ecology of natural landscapes over time. Nick Conbere is this year’s Conrad Nelson Lecturer at Franklin & Marshall College. He teaches at Emily Carr University. John Holmgren is Assistant Professor of Art at Franklin & Marshall College. Opening…

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District of the Penguins Exhibition

January 28, 2016April 7, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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District of the Penguins features John Holmgren’s photographs of Antartica. Assistant Professor of Art at Franklin & Marshall College, Holmgren combines his photographs with journals, maps, and drawings from James Cook, Ronald Amundsen, Charles Wilkes, William Reynolds, Robert Scott, Ernest Shackleton, and Richard Byrd. Franklin & Marshall College’s Special Collections holds some of these materials and will join with the Phillips Museum to display them in this show. Holmgren’s images evoke the layering of the human experience in a shared…

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March 2016


Then this…Exhibition

March 22, 2016April 21, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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In the words of Ran Ortner: There are moments in the rhythm of moving water where one encounters breathtaking potential. I navigate the collision of opposites at life’s centre, both brutally tragic and endlessly tender. The ocean mirrors the tempo of my body, the beating of my heart, the in and out of my breath. Waves like a metronome mark the present, each insisting: Now. In the ocean I am immersed in now. Yet in the ancient body of the…

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Artist Talk with Ran Ortner

March 29, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Ran Ortner will speak about his work and process in conjunction with the exhibition Then, this… March 29, 5pm, The Dana Gallery, Phillips Museum of Art

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April 2016


World Enough and Time

April 5, 2016 @ 7:30 pm9:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Discussion and performance of selections from the opera based on the life of John Harrison, inventor of the marine chronometer. Professors Carl Ann Johnston (Librettist) and Robert Pound (Composer). April 5, 7.30pm, Dana Gallery, Phillips Museum of Art

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Senior Art Show

April 12, 2016April 21, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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This show features the artwork of 2016 Studio Art graduates. Opening Reception, April 12, 5:00 PM, Rothman Gallery 

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September 2016


Shakespeare’s Sonnets

September 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm9:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Performance of Shakespeare’s sonnets by Christopher Brooks and Robert Bigley.

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An Archaeologist’s Eye: The Parthenon Drawings of Katherine A. Schwab

September 13, 2016December 9, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Katherine A. Schwab, PhD, integrates her knowledge of art, history, and archaeology in this series of 35 graphite and pastel drawings that brings to life her observations of the classical Greek high-relief marble panels known as metopes on the east and north sides of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece.  This show also includes a plaster cast of Metope North 25.  Professor Ann Steiner will fold this exhibition into her Fall 2016 Classics course, “Greek Art & Archaeology”. Location:  Rothman Gallery

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Alumni Arts Review Exhibition

September 13, 2016October 16, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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With this show, the Phillips Museum of Art celebrates the first five volumes of the F&M Alumni Arts Review by exhibiting the fine art of select alumni whose work was featured in these volumes.  During Homecoming Weekend in October a reception highlighting these achievements will include short readings from poems, stories, and essays published in all five volumes of the Alumni Arts Review.   Location:  Curriculum Gallery

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The Faculty Biennial Exhibition

September 13, 2016December 9, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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The Phillips Museum of Art honors F&M faculty in the Department of Art & Art History in this biennial exhibition featuring their diverse artwork. Location:  Dana Gallery (Sept. 13 – Oct. 24, 2016) Location:  Curriculum Gallery (Oct. 24 – Dec. 9, 2016)

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Alumni Arts Exhibition Opening Reception

September 13, 2016 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Opening reception to be held in the Rothman Gallery, 5 PM

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Opening Reception for The Faculty Biennial Exhibition

September 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Opening reception for The Faculty Biennial Exhibition

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Americans Who Tell the Truth

September 19, 2016November 15, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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This exhibition features twelve portraits from Robert Shetterly’s traveling exhibition of American citizens who address issues of social, environmental, and economic fairness.  These select portraits highlight those Americans whose stance against book-burning plays a thematic role in Professor James Strick’s Fall 2016 Environmental Studies course, “Nuclear Power, Weapons, and Waste Disposal.  The portraits will be displayed on the first floor of the Martin Library of the Sciences and will be up during the American Library Association’s Banned Books Week.

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An Archaeologist’s Eye: The Parthenon Drawings Opening Reception

September 20, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Opening Reception for the exhibition: An Archaeologist’s Eye:  The Parthenon Drawings of Katherine A. Schwab

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Lecture by Katherine A. Schwab

September 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Katherina A. Schwab will deliver a lecture “Drawing The Parthenon Sculpture (or Trying to See What is No Longer Visible).  This lecture is associated with the exhibition “An Archaeologist’s Eye:  The Parthenon Drawings of Katherine A. Schwab”

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Americans Who Tell the Truth-opening reception

September 26, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Opening reception for exhibition “Americans Who Tell the Truth”

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Artist Gallery Talk by Robert Shetterly

September 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Gallery Talk to be presented by Robert Shetterly, artist for the exhibition “Americans Who Tell the Truth”.

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October 2016


Alumni Arts Exhibition Homecoming Reception

October 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm5:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Wine and cheese reception for Alumni Arts Exhibition

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Reach: A Solo Show by Padmini Mongia

October 25, 2016December 9, 2016

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Reach is Professor of English Padmini Mongia’s second solo show at the Phillips Museum.  In 2005, the museum mounted her exhibition Shapes of Nature, and, last year, she contributed artwork to the collective show Just a Few of Us.  Reach, she says, exhibits the creative process of her moving-reaching-from the verbal arts to the visual arts, even as Reach plays with scale, with very small abstract artworks reaching to larger ones in this show of ink and acrylic on canvas.

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Reach-Opening Reception

October 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Opening Reception for “Reach”

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November 2016


Sound Horizons Concert: The Jarrett Cherner Trio

November 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

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Jazz pianist and Music Department adjunct faculty Jarrett Cherner and his trio will be debuting their new album, Expanding Heart, due to be released this fall. This concert will be held in the Dana Gallery of The Phillips Museum allowing concert goers the opportunity to view the art exhibit, Reach, by Padmini Mongia, Professor of English, Franklin & Marshall College.

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Lori Belilove Dance Presentation

November 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Lori Belilove’s direct lineage and prestigious performing career have earned her an international reputation as the premier interpreter and ambassador of the dance of Isadora Duncan. As a third generation Duncan dancer, Belilove is considered the living embodiment of Duncan’s grace, power, and mastery of weight. Through her performances and teaching, audiences worldwide have experienced the purity, timelessness, and authentic phrasing, that has been passed down to Lori through the direct line of Isadora Duncan dancers. She was coached for…

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Padmini Mongia: Gallery Talk

November 17, 2016 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Reach is Padmini Mongia’s second solo show at the Phillips Museum.  In 2005, the Phillips mounted her Shapes of Nature, and, last year, she contributed artwork to Just A Few of Us.  Mongia is a longtime member of F&M’s English faculty, and, as she says, Reach exhibits the creative process of her moving–reaching–from the verbal arts to the visual arts even as Reach plays with scale, with very small abstract artworks reaching to larger ones in this show of ink…

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January 2017


Fusion: The All Student Juried Show

January 24, 2017February 5, 2017

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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The Phillips Museum of Art starts the spring semester with the annual All Student Juried Show.  This year, juror, Christine Filippone, Associate Professor in Art History from Millersville University, selected 45 works, and awarded prizes for best drawing, painting, film, mixed-media, sculpture, photography, and best in show.  Prizes will be given by F&M College President Dr. Daniel R. Porterfield at the opening ceremony.

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Magnolia Laurie: your land/my land

January 24, 2017April 27, 2017

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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The Phillips Museum of Art presents F&M Assistant Professor of Art & Art History Magnolia Laurie’s paintings inspired by history and current events in abstract landscapes.  Like the song the show references, Laurie’s pictorial space possesses a determined optimism interlaced with feelings of the realities associated with land, ownership and ruin.

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Luigi Rist: The Three Arts of Woodblock Printing

January 24, 2017April 27, 2017

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

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Exhibit of woodblock prints by Luigi Rist from the permanent collection of Franklin & Marshall College.  This show examines the influence of Japanese woodblock printing on Rist’s process and his seemingly simple still-life subjects in the ancient form.

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Opening Reception-Magnolia Laurie’s your land/my land

January 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Opening Reception

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Award Ceremony/Opening Reception for Fusion: The All Student Juried Show

January 26, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Award ceremony/opening reception

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Lux Chamber Concert Series-Adagio

January 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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From Barber’s heart-wrenching lyricism to Schickele’s unorthodox humor, the Lux Chamber Concert Series features four concerts with four different ensembles and four different styles of music.  Under the direction of conductor Claire An ’17 and in collaboration with the Phillips Museum of Art, this concert series hopes to break barriers and share the joy of classical music with wider audiences. The first concert:  Adagio for Strings, by Samuel Osborne Barber

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February 2017


your land/my land: Magnolia Laurie artist talk

February 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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An artist talk, featuring Magnolia Laurie, F&M Assistant Professor of Art & Art History.  Professor Laurie will discuss her work, your land/my land, which is currently on exhibition at the Phillips Museum of Art.

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Kristin Rehder: Where Hope Finds Home

February 14, 2017April 9, 2017

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Where Hope Finds Home, an exhibition of Kristin Rehder’s direct naturally lit portraits, documents over 60 area refugees from 19 countries, who have resettled in Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County.  Those who agreed to be photographed also shared their stories with Rehder and her colleague Amer Alfayadh, case manager at Church World Service, Lancaster.  Rehder’s approach insists on the dignity of each human being.

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Lux Chamber Concert Series-Tutti

February 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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From Barber’s heart-wrenching lyricism to Schickele’s unorthodox humor, the Lux Chamber Concert Series features four concerts with four different ensembles and four different styles of music.  Under direction of conductor Claire An ’17 and in collaboration with the Phillips Museum of Art, this concert series hopes to break barriers and share the joy of classical music with wider audiences. Concert Two:  Tutti New music by contemporary composers, featuring F&M student composers Clarissa Grunwald ’17, Christian Mechem ’19, and Dalton Fowler…

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Opening Reception for Kristin Rehder: Where Hope Finds Home

February 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Opening Reception for exhibition

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March 2017


Artist’s Talk-Kristen Rehder

March 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Artist’s Talk featuring Kristen Rehder, who will discuss her current exhibition “Where Hope Finds Home”

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Musical performance by Louis Weeks

March 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

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Musical performance by Louis Weeks in conjunction with our exhibition your land/my land.

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Lux Chamber Concert Series-Tributes

March 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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From Barber’s heart-wrenching lyricism to Schickele’s unorthodox humor, the Lux Chamber Concert Series features four concerts with four different ensembles and four different styles of music.  Under direction of conductor Claire An ’17 and in collaboration with the Phillips Museum of Art, this concert series hopes to break barriers and share the joy of classical music with wider audiences. Concert Three:  Tributes Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland Fanfare for the  Uncommon Woman by Joan Tower Fanfare for…

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April 2017


Poetry Reading

April 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Poetry reading by Prageeta Sharma and Javier Zamora in conjunction with our exhibition Where Hope Finds Home

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Senior Capstone Art Show

April 18, 2017April 27, 2017

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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To close our spring season, the Phillips Museum of Art proudly presents the Senior Capstone Art Show.  This year’s senior capstone class includes works by Jamie A. Braverman (Studio Art), Sophia E. Carpiniello (Joint Major), Rachael M. Consoli (Psychology and Studio Art), Dulakshi K. Elikewela (Studio Art), Eleanor G. Frick (Studio Art), Jin Hong Li (Studio Art), and Efren J. Toriz (Studio Art).  This exhibit demonstrates the range of making and thinking happening in the Art and Art History Department.…

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Senior Capstone Art Show-Opening Reception

April 18, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

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Opening reception for the Senior Capstone Show

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Lux Et Lex Student Film Festival

April 22, 2017 @ 4:00 pm9:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

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Lux Et Lex Student Film Festival is a curated selection of films submitted by students from colleges and universities in the Mid Atlantic region.  Students from the F&M course Film Programming and Exhibitions (TDF 376) are both the curators and organizers of the event.  The program also features a showcase of thesis films produced by graduation Film & Media Studies majors. F&M Seniors Films  4:00 – 5:00 PM Regional Student Films  6:00 – 8:00 PM Reception to follow

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Lux Chamber Concert Series-Homecoming

April 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm3:00 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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From Barber’s heart-wrenching lyricism to Schickele’s unorthodox humor, the Lux Chamber Concert Series features four concerts with four different ensembles and four different styles of music.  Under direction of conductor Claire An ’17 and in collaboration with the Phillips Museum of Art, this concert series hopes to break barriers and share the joy of classical music with wider audiences. Concert Four:  Homecoming Simple Symphony by Benjamin Britten, Op. 4

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September 2017


Irina Botea Bucan: In the zone of transition, the building will have a future, she said…

September 6, 2017December 8, 2017

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Irina Botea Bucan uses various media in her videos and films to question current sociopolitical dynamics and the possibility of their transformation.  In the zone of transition, the building will  have a future, she said… comprises nine works made over the last 10 years and revolves around three ideas of recording:  suspended histories mostly unknown to the general public; gestures and behavioral fragments; and stories marked by the antagonism of the private versus the public. Dana Gallery

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Onward with the Revolution: Late Soviet-Era Posters

September 6, 2017December 8, 2017

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Onward with the Revolution:  Late Soviet-Era Posters is an exhibition from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art.  F&M professors Jon Stone and Nina Bond selected 18 posters to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Russian revolution (Nov. 7, 1917).  Over the course of the fall semester, Russian Studies students will research the posters. This collective scholarship will provide intellectual content for the exhibition, for the permanent collection, and for the publication of a catalog to be released…

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Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture

September 6, 2017December 8, 2017

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This traveling exhibition of 33 reproductions of Arab comics provides a look into Arab popular culture and the history of graphic illustration in the Middle East.  Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture, brought to the Phillips Museum of Art in partnership with F&M’s Islamic and Middle East Studies program, features three distinct types of comic book art made by Arab artists: originals, adaptations, and contemporary works.  This exhibit and its related programming are part of the Arab Arts…

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Opening reception and Artist in Conversation

September 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm7:30 pm

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Opening reception and Artist in Conversation in conjunction with Irina Botea Bucan: In the zone of transition, the building will have a future, she said… Artist in Conversation with be moderated by Professor Mirela Tanta, Art History Department, Millikin University Dana Gallery

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Arab Comics Opening Reception

September 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

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Opening reception for the exhibition Arab Comics:  90 Years of Popular Visual Culture. Rothman Gallery

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Arab Comics Panel Discussion

September 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

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Panel discussion related to exhibition Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture.  Participants in the discussion are co-curator Nadim Damluji, journalist and hip-hop MC Yassin Alsalman, and photographer Laith Majali. Rothman Gallery

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October 2017


Screening of Speed Sisters

October 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

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Film screening of Speed Sisters (2015, dir. Amber Fares) Rothman Gallery

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Screening: The End of St. Petersburg

October 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

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Film screening:  The End of St. Petersburg (1927, dir. Vsevolod Pudovkin) Gibson Curriculum Gallery

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November 2017


Reading: Women Poets and the Age of Revolution

November 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

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A staged reading (in English) of the works of Anna Akhmatova, Zinaida Gippius and Marina Tsvetaeva, three prominent early 20th-century poets. Gibson Curriculum Gallery

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Performance of “Mad Forest” by Caryl Churchill

November 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

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Performance of Mad Forest by Caryl Churchill, excerpted and directed by Jesse Murphy ’18 Dana Gallery

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December 2017


Closing Reception for “Onward with the Revolution”

December 5, 2017 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

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Closing reception for Onward with the Revolution: Late Soviet-Era Posters Gibson Curriculum Gallery

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January 2018


Drawing In / Drawing Out: Contemporary Drawing

January 23, 2018March 4, 2018

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Drawing in / Drawing out: Contemporary Drawing out brings together 12 artists whose methods and materials expand the notion of drawing as a discrete artmaking practice.  This exhibition features the work of contemporary artists Matt Bollinger, Amanda Burnham, Cindy Cheng, Lisa Iglesias, Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi, Sangram Majumdar, Cara Ober, Mary Reisenwitz, Molly Springfield, Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum, Rene Trevino and Vickie Sher.  Each artist draws on their own experience and perspective to explore the wide range of methodologies being practiced today.  Their…

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CURRENTS: All Student Juried Show

January 23, 2018February 25, 2018

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The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College welcomes the spring semester with our annual CURRENTS:  All Student Juried Show.  This show, sponsored and organized by the campus Art Club, embodies F&M’s liberal arts principles–all students can make art and enter it in this show.  This year’s juror, Frederick Wright Jones, Muhlenberg College Sculpture Professor, will select between 65 to 85 works and select awards in best of drawing, painting, film, mixed-media, sculpture, photography and best in show. …

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Anonymous was a Woman: Individuals and Identities

January 23, 2018March 4, 2018

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Anonymous was a Woman:  Individuals and Identities, curated from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College, incorporates 17 photographic works of unidentified women.  This exhibit focuses on the history of picture making and women and their place in society.  By titling the show Anonymous was a Woman, we are referencing Mirra Banks’ 1978 groundbreaking film by the same title, while also focusing on the ofter under-documented history of women. Panel Discussion      February…

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Opening Reception: Drawing In / Drawing Out

January 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

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Opening Reception Drawing in / Drawing out: Contemporary Drawing out brings together 12 artists whose methods and materials expand the notion of drawing as a discrete artmaking practice.  This exhibition features the work of contemporary artists Matt Bollinger, Amanda Burnham, Cindy Cheng, Lisa Iglesias, Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi, Sangram Majumdar, Cara Ober, Mary Reisenwitz, Molly Springfield, Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum, Rene Trevino and Vickie Sher.  Each artist draws on their own experience and perspective to explore the wide range of methodologies being practiced…

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Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony: All Student Juried Show

January 25, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

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Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College welcomes the spring semester with our annual CURRENTS:  All Student Juried Show.  This show, sponsored and organized by the campus Art Club, embodies F&M’s liberal arts principles–all students can make art and enter it in this show.  This year’s juror, Frederick Wright Jones, Muhlenberg College Sculpture Professor, will select between 65 to 85 works and select awards in best of drawing, painting, film, mixed-media, sculpture,…

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Artists in Conversation: Drawing In / Drawing Out

January 31, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

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Artists Vicki Sher, Sangram Majumdar, Cindy Cheng, Amanda Burnham in Conversation with Professor Magnolia Laurie Drawing in / Drawing out: Contemporary Drawing out brings together 12 artists whose methods and materials expand the notion of drawing as a discrete artmaking practice.  This exhibition features the work of contemporary artists Matt Bollinger, Amanda Burnham, Cindy Cheng, Lisa Iglesias, Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi, Sangram Majumdar, Cara Ober, Mary Reisenwitz, Molly Springfield, Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum, Rene Trevino and Vickie Sher.  Each artist draws on their…

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February 2018


Panel Discussion: Anonymous was a Woman

February 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

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 Panel Discussion      February 8,  5pm   Gibson Curriculum Gallery Individuals and Identities in Photography with Postdoctoral Fellow & Emerging Scholar of Art & Art History Chanda L. Carey, Professor of Art & Art History Richard Kent,  Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Sharon M. Koelblinger and moderated by Phillips Museum of Art Curator of Exhibitions and Academic Affairs Ms. Julia Marsh. Anonymous was a Woman:  Individuals and Identities, curated from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin &…

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Panel Discussion: Drawing in / Drawing out

February 16, 2018 @ 3:00 pm5:00 pm

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Panel discussion with artists Rene Trevino, Hedieh Ilchi, Molly Springfield and Mary Reisenwitz. Dana Gallery Drawing in / Drawing out: Contemporary Drawing out brings together 12 artists whose methods and materials expand the notion of drawing as a discrete artmaking practice.  This exhibition features the work of contemporary artists Matt Bollinger, Amanda Burnham, Cindy Cheng, Lisa Iglesias, Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi, Sangram Majumdar, Cara Ober, Mary Reisenwitz, Molly Springfield, Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum, Rene Trevino and Vickie Sher.  Each artist draws on their…

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Film Screening: Anonymous was a Woman

February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm7:00 pm

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Film screening: Anonymous was a Woman (1978), dir. Mirra Bank Gibson Curriculum Gallery Anonymous was a Woman:  Individuals and Identities, curated from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College, incorporates 17 photographic works of unidentified women.  This exhibit focuses on the history of picture making and women and their place in society.  By titling the show Anonymous was a Woman, we are referencing Mirra Banks’ 1978 groundbreaking film by the same title, while also…

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March 2018


Lecture: Anonymous was a Woman

March 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

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Lecture: Alicia Eler, author of The Selfie Generation Anonymous was a Woman:  Individuals and Identities, curated from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College, incorporates 17 photographic works of unidentified women.  This exhibit focuses on the history of picture making and women and their place in society.  By titling the show Anonymous was a Woman, we are referencing Mirra Banks’ 1978 groundbreaking film by the same title, while also focusing on the ofter under-documented…

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Virginia Maksymowicz: Structural Transparencies

March 20, 2018April 26, 2018

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The Phillips Museum of Art is pleased to present an exhibition by Virginia Maksymowicz, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Sculpture.  Through a variety of two- and three-dimensional media, the artist follows a complex visual trail of architectural and figurative elements: caryatids, columns, canephorae, baskets of produce, Corinthian capitals, acanthus, as well as bodies, bones, bread and water.  Maksymowicz does not aim to “prove” the connections she makes among them through historical methodology.  Instead, by giving them tangible form, she…

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Eleanor Frick ’17: Songs Unseen

March 20, 2018April 8, 2018

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Eleanor Frick ’17:  Songs Unseen In her first solo exhibition, Songs Unseen, Eleanor Frick, a Franklin & Marshall College alum (Studio Art, 2017), shows a series of works that builds and reflects upon her past works.  Songs Unseen is both conceptual and material, with pieces that address artistic issues such as a work’s pictorial space, its methods of mark-making and its own materiality.  Jun-Cheng Liu, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Art & Art History, guest curated Songs Unseen. Gibson…

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Opening Reception for Virginia Maksymowicz: Structural Transparencies

March 22, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

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Opening Reception for Virginia Maksymowicz:  Structural Transparencies The Phillips Museum of Art is pleased to present an exhibition by Virginia Maksymowicz, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Sculpture.  Through a variety of two- and three- dimensional media, the artist follows  a complex visual trail of architectural and figurative elements:  caryatids, columns, canephorae, baskets of produce, Corinthian capitals, acanthus, as well as bodies, bones, bread and water.  Maksymowicz does not aim to “prove” the connections she makes among them through historical…

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April 2018


Artist in Conversation with Jun-Cheng Liu

April 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

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Artist in Conversation with Jun-Cheng Liu, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Art & Art History Exhibition:  Eleanor Frick ’17: Songs Unseen Gibson Curriculum Gallery   In her first solo exhibition, Songs Unseen, by Eleanor Frick, a Franklin & Marshall College alum (Studio Art, 2017) shows a series of art works that builds and reflects upon her past works.  Songs Unseen is both conceptual and material, with pieces that address artistic issues such as a work’s pictorial space, its methods of mark-making and…

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Furnishing Beauty: Vanities of the Dressing Table

April 10, 2018April 26, 2018

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Furnishing Beauty:  Vanities of the Dressing Table Objects and images from the permanent collection Curated by Emily Stein ’18 Nissley Gallery In this exhibition about the history and function of the dressing table, Emily Stein, Franklin & Marshall College student (Art History, 2018), explores “the vanity” as both an object and a center of elaborate feminine social practices.  On display from the Phillips Museum of Art’s permanent collection will be objects depicting the motif of vanity.  These objects-beautiful and functional-address…

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Artist in Conversation: Structural Transparencies

April 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

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Artist in Conversation with Ms. Shannon Stratton, William and Mildred Lasdon Chief Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York City Virginia Maksymowicz:  Structural Transparencies Dana Gallery The Phillips Museum of Art is pleased to present an exhibition by Virginia Maksymowicz, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Sculpture.  Through a variety of two- and three- dimensional media, the artist follows  a complex visual trail of architectural and figurative elements:  caryatids, columns, canephorae, baskets of produce, Corinthian capitals, acanthus,…

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F&M Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions: Senior Film Screening

April 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

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Senior Film Screening:  April 16,  7 pm,    Other Room Theatre To close the spring season, the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College proudly presents works from our studio art and film studies students in its Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions.  This year’s shows include film works by Aniekeme Akpan, Tubyez Cropper, Megan Ferrel, Adam Fishbein, Luke Rosica and Seong Jun You, as well as studio art works by Sarah Barket, Aditya Chawla, Enrica Fabricant, Yiling Hu, Chanchanok…

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F&M Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions

April 17, 2018April 26, 2018

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To close the spring season, the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College proudly presents works from our studio art and film studies students in its Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions.  This year’s shows include film works by Aniekeme Akpan, Tubyez Cropper, Megan Ferrel, Adam Fishbein, Luke Rosica and Seong Jun You, as well as studio art works by Sarah Barket, Aditya Chawla, Enrica Fabricant, Yiling Hu, Chanchanok Keadsiri and Rachel Knochenhauer.  These exhibitions reflect student achievement and experience…

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Opening Reception for F&M Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions

April 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

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Opening Reception for F&M Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions Rothman and Gibson Curriculum Galleries To close the spring season, the Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College proudly presents works from our studio art and film studies students in its Senior Student Art and Film Exhibitions.  This year’s shows include film works by Aniekeme Akpan, Tubyez Cropper, Megan Ferrel, Adam Fishbein, Luke Rosica and Seong Jun You, as well as studio art works by Sarah Barket, Aditya Chawla, Enrica…

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Curator’s Talk: Furnishing Beauty

April 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm6:00 pm

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Curator’s Talk by Emily Stein ’18 Nissley Gallery In this exhibition about the history and function of the dressing table, Emily Stein Franklin & Marshall College student (Art History, 2018) explores “the vanity” as both an object and a center of elaborate feminine social practices.  On display from the Phillips Museum’s permanent collection will be objects depicting the motif of vanity.  These objects-beautiful and functional-will address the social history of women across cultures.  F&M Professor of Art & Art History Linda…

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August 2018


Nissley Gallery Permanent Collection

August 28, 2018

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The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, who generously provided funding for this gallery.  Featuring over one hundred works from the museum’s collection, it is a broad sampling of the various core collections including pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber arts and crafts, as well as paintings, sculptures, works on paper and glass created from the…

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Colette Fu: We are Dragon Tiger People

August 28, 2018

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Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on ancestral explorations.  Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside.  Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled We Are Tiger Dragon People.  Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and scientific principles.  This…

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September 2018


Binh Danh and Robert Schultz: War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials

September 4, 2018

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The exhibition War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question “How do Americans remember war?”  Using photographic portraits of soldiers developed onto leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed with 19th-century technologies and poems about war artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war.  This exhibition features original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and artist books, drawn from the war poems and prose of Walt Whitman, our nation’s first war correspondent,…

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Käthe Kollwitz: Bauernkrieg/Peasant War

September 4, 2018

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From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of  etchings that represent the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death.  Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated tragedies that unfolded across Europe during the first half of the twentieth century.  Kollwitz has been, for over a century, a major influence on print and…

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Opening Reception and Artist in Conversation for Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:30 pm

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Opening Reception and Artist in Conversation for Colette Fu:  We Are Tiger Dragon People Dana Gallery/College Center Atrium Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on ancestral explorations.  Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside.  Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled We Are Tiger Dragon People.  Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and…

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Noon in the Nissley

September 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

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Please join us for Noon in the Nissley every 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from September 12 to November 28, 2018.  During these mini tours, museum staff and guest “stars” such as F&M faculty, among others, will highlight three objects on view in the Nissley Gallery. The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, who generously provided funding for…

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October 2018


Poetry Reading: War Poems

October 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

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L.I.F.T., the Philadelphia Alumni Writers House’s student spoken word performance group, along with the English Department and the Philadelphia Writers House will co-host a night of poetry in the Phillips Museum of Art’s Rothman Gallery.  Jonny Teklit ’19 will curate the evening’s readings. The exhibition War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question “How do Americans remember war?”  Using photographic portraits of soldiers developed onto leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed with 19th-century technologies and poems about…

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November 2018


Noon in the Nissley

November 14, 2018 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

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Please join us for Noon in the Nissley every 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from September 12 to November 28, 2018.  During these mini tours, museum staff and guest “stars” such as F&M faculty, among others, will highlight three objects on view in the Nissley Gallery. The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, who generously provided funding for…

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Gallery Talk by Phillip Earenfight

November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

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Gallery talk by Philllip Earenfight, Dickinson College’s Director of the Trout Gallery and Associate Professor of Art and Art History. Gibson Curriculum Gallery From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of  etchings that represent the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death.  Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated tragedies that unfolded…

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Lecture by Jane Kallir

November 29, 2018 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

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Lecture by Jane Kallir, granddaughter of Otto Kallir, who co-founded Galerie St. Etienne, NYC with Hildegard Bachert. Gibson Curriculum Gallery From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of  etchings that represent the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death.  Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated tragedies that unfolded across Europe during…

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