Fall is a busy time on our campuses, not just for our students, but for our galleries and museums as well! An exhibit on alternative American comics at Boston College, a collection of manuscripts by J.R.R. Tolkien at Marquette University, and an El Greco painting at Fairfield University are among the exciting works on display at our schools this semester. Click on the links below to learn more!
Above (L-R): El Greco, The Holy Family with Saint Anne and the Infant John the Baptist, ca. 1595-1600, oil on canvas. National Gallery of Art, Washington, Samuel H. Kress Collection, 1959.9.4 (Fairfield University)
Viola Patterson (American, 1898–1984), Malahat Drive, Victoria, BC, 1927; Woodcut on paper, 9 ½ x 7 1/8”; Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University; Gift of Joan Wahlman 2007.41.24 (Gonzaga University)
Luciana Abait, “Black Water (The Exquisite Edge of the Precipice),” 2022, photograph with acrylic on canvas, 56 in. diameter, Courtesy of the artist and Laband Art Gallery (Loyola Marymount University)
(Please note: This list will be updated regularly throughout the fall. Please send any additional content to AJCU’s Vice President of Communications, Deanna Howes Spiro: firstname.lastname@example.org.)