Founded in 1935, the Fine Arts Foundation is a volunteer organization with two purposes: to stimulate public interest in art and to raise funds for art education and programming at Scripps College. FAF hosts a series of monthly public programs, September through May.
For the 23rd year, the Williamson offered paid summer internships. These internships encompassed work in art administration, conservation, and exhibitions.
The Getty has chosen the Williamson’s exhibition proposal, highlighting three pivotal Mexican women photographers, to be included in its LA/LA initiative.
Rare and valuable Chinese paintings from the 16th through 19th centuries are being conserved and used for teaching and exhibitions at Scripps.
The Williamson Gallery’s interns have teamed up to create an exhibition on a theme of their choosing.
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. […]