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Recent Acquisitions Summer Reception

Leonard Freed, Hassidic Boys in Street, Israel, 1967, Scripps College, Gift of Sally Strauss and Andrew Tomback

An opportunity to view some of the marvelous works that have come into the Gallery’s collection this year.

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Scripps Art Alums Get a Grip on the Gender Gap

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At this Alumnae in the Arts event, a panel of Scripps alums – artists, art conservationists, gallerists, and art writers – gathered to discuss the topic of the gender gap within the visual arts.

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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

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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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