Eppink Gallery Schedule
Gallery Hours Monday – Friday 10-3 pm
All exhibitions and openings are free and open to the public.
AUGUST 14– NOVEMBER 2
150 IMAGES: CELEBRATING WITH IMAGESTHE SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF ESU
Thirty-nine of the 150 historic images celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the founding of Emporia State University will be exhibited in the Eppink Gallery from August through Homecoming.
Opening reception TBA
NOVEMBER 7– DECEMBER 10
ANNUAL FACULTY + EMERITUS FACULTY EXHIBITION
An annual exhibition that showcases the work of all current and Emeritus Art Department Faculty. Both the Eppink and Gilson Galleries will be used for this exhibit.
Opening reception November 7, 5-7 pm, Bruder Theater Lobby ESU campus.
JANUARY 28– FEBRUARY 28
NATIONAL PRINT INVITATIONAL
Curated by ESU Art Professor James Ehlers, this printmaking exhibition will consist of artists working around the United States. The work will represent a variety of contemporary approaches to print media and will feature artists such as Michael Barnes, Matt Hopson-Walker, Ryan O'Malley, Oscar Gillespie, Gerry Wubben and many others.
Opening reception January 28 5-7 pm, Bruder Theater Lobby ESU campus.
MARCH 10– MARCH 21
ESU’S CHILDREN INSPIRE GLASS PROJECT
Join us for a unique exhibition featuring the imaginative ideas and designs of six local children who participated in an experimental project at ESU. Inspired by the Museum of Glass Kids Design Glass program, the children explored the creative process utilizing writing, drawing and sculpting to develop their ideas and with the assistance of ESU faculty and students from various disciplines, they translated those concepts into glass sculptures. Funding for this program came from the Kathrine K. White Faculty Incentive Grant and generous support from The C. F. Marshall Trust.
Opening reception March 11, 4-6 pm, Bruder Theater Lobby ESU campus.
APRIL 1– 30
ANNUAL JURIED ESU ART STUDENT EXHIBITION
An outside expert chosen by the faculty will review and select the best student work of the academic year. Scholarships will be awarded at the opening reception.
Opening reception April 1, 5-7 pm Bruder Theater Lobby ESU campus.
SALON DE REFUSES / STUDENT EXHIBITION
Emporia Arts Council
All works from the Student Art Exhibition not selected by the guest juror are exhibited at the Emporia Arts Council.
Opening reception April 1, 7-9 pm. Emporia Arts Council 815 Commercial St. Emporia / ph 620-343-6473 Open Tues. – Fri. 10 – 6 pm + Sat. 10 – 3 pm.
MAY 5– 9
GRAPHIC DESIGN SENIOR EXHIBITION
Senior Graphic Design students will exhibit their senior portfolio as a capstone requirement for the Graphic Design concentration.