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The Familiar and the Indefinable in Clay: The 71st Ceramic Annual

Woodman feature

January 24-April 5, 2015

The Scripps College Ceramic Annual, the longest continuous exhibition of contemporary ceramics in the United States, will open for its 71st year on Jan. 24, 2015, with works that “hint at the familiar and steer towards the indefinable.”

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Nine-Point Perspective: Faculty Exhibition at Scripps

Lighthouse

November 1-December 14, 2014

Williamson Gallery’s Faculty Exhibition offers a rare opportunity for visitors to examine the wide variety of perspectives from this diverse group of artists who, together, foster new generations of artists.

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Women and Print: A Contemporary View

J. Catherine Bebout, Fated Specimans, Harbinger, 2005
Pigment print with etching and lithography, edition, 30 x 44 in., lent by the artist

August 30-October 19, 2014

Science, the environment, and politics are the themes taken up by 27 artists in the Gallery’s first show of the year, which conveys the strength and breadth of work produced by women printmakers today.

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MISC. – Scripps Senior Exhibition 2014 Open through May 18

Scripps College Senior Art Exhibition

May 2-May 18, 2014

Responsible for every aspect of the exhibition, seniors take on many challenges as they create an exhibition of their work, bringing their undergraduate studies in studio art to a strong finish.

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Celebrating 70 Years of the Scripps Ceramic Annual – January 25 through April 6

Humble Cup#2b

January 25-April 6, 2014

Scripps celebrates the seventieth year of the Ceramic Annual by presenting the works of its artist curators, from the Annual’s earliest days in World War II to the present.

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Focus on Photographs: Building a Collection at Scripps

IV.17 Levitt, New York

October 26-December 15, 2013

Focus on Photographs: Building Photograph Collections at Scripps features some of the finest photographs in the Scripps Collection.

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Chasing Daylight: Philip Latimer Dike, Aug. 31 – Oct. 13

2007.14.2

August 31-October 13, 2013

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Denatured Nature: Scripps College 69th Ceramic Annual, January 26 – April 7, 2013

January 26-April 7, 2013

Denatured Nature, guest-curated by Virginia Scotchie, professor of art and head of ceramics at the University of South Carolina, focuses on contemporary artists who transform the natural qualities of the familiar.

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Genji’s World in Japanese Woodblock Prints

Genji Detail 3

October 27-December 16, 2012

Featured in this exhibition are a rich array of woodblock prints by many of Japan’s leading artists on “The Tale of Genji,” which was written over 1,000 years ago by the Japanese court lady, Murasaki Shikibu,, and which has proven to be a great influence on Japanese culture.

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African-American Visions

African-American Visions: Selections from the Samella Lewis Collections

September 1-October 14, 2012

In honor of Dr. Samella Lewis, Professor Emerita of Scripps College, this exhibition featured works from the Samella Lewis Contemporary Art Collection at Scripps College and the personal collection of Samella Lewis. It focused on images by African American artists and other artists who address the African American experience.

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