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      EXHIBIT: Across the River: Purdue Art Faculty from the Permanent Collection in Lafayette


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      October 8, 2020

      Thursday  11:00 AM - 4:00 PM (weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays until November 1, 2020)

      102 South 10th Street
      Lafayette, Indiana 47905

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      EXHIBIT: Across the River: Purdue Art Faculty from the Permanent Collection

      PLEASE NOTE: Beginning July 7th, the museum will be open on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays and will require free advance ticket registration for entry to the galleries. See our website under the VISIT tab for ticket reservations and more information.
      Art Museum members may view the exhibit (with a ticket) beginning June 20.
      Tickets are required for entry to the museum.

      Purdue is known throughout the world as an Agriculture and Engineering institution, and noted for its astronauts and Nobel Prize winners. The campus is also the home to the Department of Art and Design in the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts. The department has worked its way from Matthews Hall, and the World War II barracks buildings, into a facility designed especially for it in the recently constructed Yue-Kong Pao Hall. All along, the art faculty has been producing museum worthy artworks and mentoring students ready to take their place in the field of creative arts.

      The Art Museum is proud to have a selection of works in its permanent collection by distinguished Purdue art faculty, dating from Laura Ann Fry, a designer for Rookwood Pottery, a founder of the Lafayette Art Association, and head of Industrial Arts at Purdue, retiring in 1922, to Charles Gick, the first recipient of the Purdue University Affiliated Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome and currently a professor In the Department of Art and Design at Purdue. The work in this exhibition showcases brilliant examples of various mediums that include colored pencil, acrylic, oil, lithography, photography, weaving, and ceramics.

      Cost: Free - PLEASE NOTE: Beginning July 7th, the museum requires advance ticket registration for entry to the galleries. See our website under the VISIT tab for tickets and more information.

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits

      This event repeats weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays until November 1, 2020: Aug 15, Aug 18, Aug 20

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.

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