Past Exhibition– “Postwar Modernists”

Interior with Chair- Lichtenstein, Roy

Pictured: “Interior with Chair” by Roy Lichtenstein
Extended through Thursday, November 17th, 2016
John S. Burd Center, Leo Castelli Gallery.

This exhibition from the Brenau University Permanent Art Collection features works by artists that played pivotal roles in the shifting American art world in the years following World War II including Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Louise Bourgeois, and Helen Frankenthaler.

Past Exhibition– “2016 President’s Summer Art Series”

Thursday, May 19th-Thursday, July 14th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery.

This exhibit features works by regional artists with close ties to the local community and Brenau University. This year’s exhibit will include works by local artists Pris Buttler, Ann Goble, Anne Brodie Hill, and Judy Black.

Past Exhibition– “The Brenau Collaborative: Undergraduate Juried Exhibition”

Thursday, April 14th- Tuesday, April 26th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery.

This juried exhibition features the work of Brenau University Art and Design and Interior Design students. For info call 770.534.6263.

Past Exhibition– “The Brenau Collaborative: Senior Projects and Portfolios Exhibit”

Thursday, April 7th- Tuesday, April 26th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery.

This exhibition showcases the final projects and portfolios of graduating seniors in the areas of studio art, fashion design, fashion merchandising, and residential planning.

Past Exhibition– “9 Words”

Pictured: “Weight” by Claudia Wilburn

Thursday, February 4th-Thursday, March 17th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery.

Claudia Wilburn and Lori Gann-Smith experiment with the visual resonance resulting from the their own unique connotations and shared implications of nine words chosen by the artists.

Past Exhibition– “The Prints of Jasper Johns”

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, January 14th- Thursday, March 17th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery

Art © Jasper Johns/ Universal Limited Art Editions/ Licensed by VAGA New York, NY

Past Exhibition– “John Heliker: The Order of Things”

Pictured: John Heliker , “The Salad Maker”, 1972, Oil on Linen

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, August 13th- Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery.

This exhibit encompasses 60 years of painting and drawings by American artist John Heliker. Heliker developed a unique and expressive artistic style during the Works Progress Administration years and continued to be a central figure in New York’s art world for over six decades.

Past Exhibition– “Behind the Seams: Caring for Historic Clothing”

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, September 10th- Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery

This exhibition highlights recent conservation efforts to preserve garments and accessories in the Brenau University Historic Clothing Collection.

Past Exhibition– “WADE-Women’s State High School Art and Design Competition”

Exhibit Dates: Monday, November 9th– Saturday, November 14th
John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Leo Castelli Gallery.

The Young Women’s Art and Design Exhibition, WADE, includes workshops, portfolio reviews, and a lecture on art criticism. The exhibition will feature select works in multiple media from students across Georgia and neighboring states.