Galleries Closed for Memorial Day

Please note that Brenau Galleries will be closed on Monday, May 29th, for Memorial Day. We will re-open on Tuesday, May 30th.

Spring Break

Flowering Trees - Metcalf, Willard Leroy

Please note that Brenau Galleries will be closed for Spring Break Thursday, March 2nd, and Friday, March 3rd. We will re-open on Monday, March 6th.

“Drawing In Space: Installation Art with Hannah Israel”

Our students had a wonderful time yesterday working with Hannah Israel, the artist behind “Lacuna:The Space in Between”. Check out these fun photos of the inflatable sculpture the students created!

WBCX Interviews Erin Tapley, the Artist Behind “Quiddity”

This 89.1 WBCX interview features Alison Reeger-Cook interviewing Dr. Erin Tapley, associate professor of art education at Western Carolina University. Dr. Tapley’s exhibition ‘Quiddity’, appears in the Presidents Gallery in the Simmons Visual Arts Center through November 17, 2016.

Brenau University Galleries wants YOU for the Docent Program!

Fall 2016 Docent Recruitment
Thursday, August 25th, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery

Gallery Open House

Brenau Galleries will open the doors of all three gallery spaces on the historic Gainesville campus Sunday, March 13th, from 1:00-4:00 p.m.. Since the galleries are typically open on weekdays only, this is a rare opportunity for visitors to enjoy the exhibitions on the weekend.

Galleries Closed for Spring Break

Flowering Trees - Metcalf, Willard Leroy

Brenau University Galleries will be closed on Thursday, March 3rd, and Friday, March 4th, for Spring Break. The galleries will re-open on Monday, March 7th.

Weather Closure

Winter Valley #4- Stevens, William Lester

Due to possible hazardous weather, Brenau’s Gainesville campus closes at 1 p.m. today, January 20th, with afternoon and evening activities postponed. Please check for updates about tomorrow. If the university is closed tomorrow, the reception for “The Prints of Jasper Johns” and “Postwar Modernists” will be postponed.

Gallery Offices Closed for Holiday Break

Winter Valley #4- Stevens, William Lester

Brenau University offices will be closed Monday, December 21st- Monday, January 4th for Holiday Break. We wish you all a safe and happy holiday season!!

Behind the Seams Textile Conservation Workshop

Saturday, October 24th, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery.

Free and open to the public. Limited space is available. Registration required. For more information or to register for this workshop, please contact Allison Lauricella at (770) 534-6263 or at