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Andy Warhol Prints Gifted to Scripps College

Warhol Flowers for Slider
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The Big Picture: Photographs and Archives of Aperture Cofounder Go to Scripps

EWeston at Rialite
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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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Art Conservation the Topic of the Day on California Edition

Art Conservation the Topic of the Day on California Edition

Art Conservation was the topic of the day on the statewide public affairs program, “California Edition,” recently. Brad Pomerance, host of the TV program, interviewed Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery Director and Associate Professor of Art History Mary MacNaughton ’70 on the topic. Professor MacNaughton discussed the many opportunities available at Scripps for art conservation students. […]

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Ansel Adams Museum Set: Stunning Addition to the Scripps Collection

V.4 Adams, Winter Sunrise

Between 1978 and his death in 1984, Ansel Adams created a special inventory of photographic prints of the pieces he considered to be his finest and most iconic. One of these sets has found a home at Scripps.

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Williamson Awarded Grant from the NEA

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National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced that the Williamson Gallery is among those organizations to receive an NEA Art Works grant to conserve four Chinese textiles in the Scripps art collection, the oldest dating from the late sixteenth to early seventeenth century.

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The Williamson’s Year at a Glance, 2013 – 2014

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Clay’s Tectonic Shift Chosen as One of the Top 10 Exhibitions of 2012

Los Angeles Times art critic Christopher Knight has named “Clay’s Tectonic Shift” as one of the ten best art museum exhibits of 2012. In doing so, Knight places the Williamson Gallery’s exhibition alongside exhibits created by such notable institutions as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Getty Museum.

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