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2019 MFA Candidates Thesis Exhibition

2019 MFA Candidates Thesis Exhibition

Saturday, April 6 through Saturday, May 18, 2019

O’Shaughnessy West Galleries

This annual exhibition is comprised of the culminating thesis projects created by the students graduating with an MFA degree from the University of Notre Dame Department of Art, Art History & Design. It is typically provocative and demonstrates a broad awareness of the themes and processes of contemporary art. Museum...

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Revisions: Contemporary Native Art

Revisions: Contemporary Native Art

Saturday, February 2 through Saturday, May 18, 2019

O’Shaughnessy Galleries I, II, & III

This exhibition focuses on strategies of revision, reuse, and appropriation in contemporary Native art. The participating artists—who hail from diverse backgrounds, tribes, and generations—share an interest in the circulation and reconfiguration of forms over time, across space, and between cultures. Some address the appropriation of Native culture by settler society,...

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The Work of Our Hands

The Work of Our Hands

Tuesday, March 19 through Saturday, June 1, 2019

Scholz Family Gallery

The Work of Our Hands is a multi-venue, focus exhibition organized as part of Notre Dame Forum 2018–19, "Catholic Artistic Heritage: Bringing Forth Treasures New and Old," which explores the ways that the Catholic Church has cultivated art and inspired artists, authors, musicians, and architects of all faiths throughout the centuries....

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Dimensions of Power: African Art at the Snite Museum of Art

Dimensions of Power: African Art at the Snite Museum of Art

Ongoing

Fritz and Milly Kaeser Mestrovic Studio Gallery

The Snite Museum of Art African art collection will reopen this fall within a larger, more prestigious space on the main floor of the Museum.  The reinstallation will explore themes of power. In the past, African art was often tied into the way African leaders promoted their agendas. Royalty and...

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