The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum | Hollins University

 
Eleanor D. Wilson Museum

 

Upcoming Programs

All events are free and open to the public, but some may require reservations. Please contact Laura Jane Ramsburg at 540-362-6081 or LRamsburg@hollins.edu.

 

 

Ben GrassoOpening Lecture with Ben Grasso

Thursday, March 20, 6 pm
Frances J. Niederer Auditorium, Visual Arts Center
2014 Frances Niederer Artist-in-Residence Ben Grasso discusses his artistic process in conjunction with his exhibition on view at the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum. Grasso holds an M.F.A. in painting from Hunter College, New York, and a B.F.A. from Cleveland Institute of Art. A recipient of a 2011 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, and the 2010 New York Foundation for the Arts Painting Fellowship, Grasso has exhibited widely across the United States and Europe. A reception will follow the lecture.

 

 

Kris IdenClosing Lecture with Kris Iden

Thursday, April 17, 6 pm
Frances J. Niederer Auditorium, Visual Arts Center
Artist Kris Iden talks about the ongoing relationship that her work has to science and literature, as well as to the places and landscapes it has been in company with. A recipient of the VMFA artist fellowship, Iden is also a former residency fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and Denkmalschmiede Höfgen, Germany. Iden earned her M.F.A. in printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University. A reception will follow the lecture.

 

 

 


 

 

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Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University
P. O. Box 9679 : 8009 Fishburn Drive : Roanoke, VA 24020-1679
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Sat: 1-5 pm
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