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05-31-2020
Weekly Schedule
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Sunday Closed Closed until further notice
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03-18-2020 Closed Closed for spring break
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The Art Museum’s collection numbers nearly 5,000 objects and is international in scope, including paintings, prints, works on paper, sculpture, and ceramics.

CURRENT Exhibitions

Star in the North painting - nudes on a landscape

Modern Movement: Figurative Works by Arthur Bowen Davies

January 17 - June 30, 2020

On loan from the Maier Museum of Art, this exhibition features rarely exhibited works on paper and oil paintings, including Arthur B. Davies Figurative Works on Paper from the Randolph College and Mac Cosgrove-Davies Collections and Arthur B. Davies Paintings from the Randolph College Collection.

Brilliant

Brilliant: Recent Acquisitions to the Permanent Collection

February 7 - December 6, 2020

“Brilliant” celebrates acquisitions made by the Art Museum of WVU over the past several years and includes a number of rarely seen treasures from its permanent collection—­­many exhibited for the first time. Together, the works in this exhibition exemplify art of the present and recent past, as expressed by artists that seek intelligence and intensity in the objects they create.

Sponsored by the Hazel Ruby McQuain Charitable Trust.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Rebecca Senf

    Making a Photographer 

      5:00 p.m.

    Dr. Rebecca Senf is Chief Curator at the Center for Creative Photography (CCP) at the University of Arizona, in Tucson. Her B.A. in Art History is from the University of Arizona; her M.A. and Ph.D. were awarded by Boston University. In 2012, her book  Reconstructing the View: The Grand Canyon Photographs of Mark Klett and Byron Wolfe was released by University of California Press; in 2017, her book  To Be Thirteen, showcasing the work of Betsy Schneider, was published by Radius Press and Phoenix Art Museum. Senf is an Ansel Adams scholar and author of a book on the photographer’s early years, called  Making a Photographer, co-published by the CCP and Yale University Press in 2020.  

    Free and open to the public.

  • Future Events

    Future museum events will be posted as soon as they are scheduled. 

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