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Drowning in Drought: Williamson Interns’ Exhibition at Gallery 112 through April 11

Franz Geritz,
Desert Patterns, 1937,
Color lithograph on tissue paper,
Scripps College

The Williamson Gallery’s interns have teamed up to create an exhibition on a theme of their choosing.

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Investing in Nature: Sacred Landscapes

Join us at the Hampton Room, Malott Commons, Scripps College at noon on Tuesday, March, for a talk on sacred landscapes by Regula Feldman Campbell ’69.

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Vision and Legacy: African Arts at LACMA & A Tribute to Samella Lewis

Join us at the Hampton Room, Malott Commons, Scripps College at noon on Tuesday, February 25, for a talk on African Art at LACMA, and for a tribute to Prof. Samella Lewis. As the first tenured African American professor at the Claremont Colleges, Dr. Lewis taught art history at Scripps College from 1969 to 1984, […]

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MacArthur Award Winner Elizabeth Turk to Speak at Scripps

Graphite on Vellum detail

Elizabeth Robbins Turk ’83, sculptor and recipient of a MacArthur Award, will present “Nothing Is Everything: How the Negative Defines the Positive.”

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Journeys End in Art Lovers’ Meeting: The Annual Scripps Collectors’ Circle

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The conservation of the Shakespeare reliefs on campus was one project that received financial support at the annual meeting of the Scripps Collectors’ Circle. Members also voted to include photography, Japanese paintings, ceramics and artists’ books to the College’s collection of artworks.

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From Vivienne Westwood to Jean Paul Gaultier: Fashion and the Museum

Join us on April 2, 2013 at noon for the last of the lectures hosted by the Williamson, with speaker Jill d’Alessandro, curator of costumes and textile arts, de Young Museum, San Francisco.

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The Fine Art of Education: Scripps Collectors’ Circle

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The Scripps Collectors’ Circle has significantly enhanced the College’s collection of art, all in the space of one glittering annual event. Whistler’s “Hurlingham” (shown here) was among the pieces acquired at last year’s gathering.

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Diane Al-Hadid: On Her Work

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Scripps Collectors’ Circle — A New Tradition

Williamson Gallery Collectors Circle Image

Since its founding in 1936, Scripps College has collected art works for teaching purposes in and outside of the classroom. All of the College’s art works have been gifts to Scripps from generous donors who understand the intrinsic value of using original art to deeply enrich the education of our students. However, the College has […]

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Paul Soldner Sculpture Dedication

Paul Soldner, Bronze Pedestal Piece, 1990

To honor Paul Soldner’s life and work, on December 8, 2011 at 4 pm, a bronze piece of his will be dedicated in the Sculpture Garden, Bixby Court, between the Williamson Gallery and the Lincoln Ceramic Art Building at Scripps College.

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