Join us as we celebrate Alfredo Ramos Martínez, known to the Scripps community by the fresco he created in the Margaret Fowler Garden. Today, Martínez’s work continues to eloquently communicate his experience of the United States and Mexico in the first half of the 20th century.
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.
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, enriching the experience of art for countless students.
Elizabeth Robbins Turk ’83, sculptor and recipient of a MacArthur Award, will present “Nothing Is Everything: How the Negative Defines the Positive.”
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.
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.
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.
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 […]