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September 2001

Friday, September 14th

October 2001

Sunday, October 14th

Friday, October 19th

  • This Is Not A Photograph
    This Is Not A Photograph begins (through Nov. 16)
    • Fifteen contemporary artists explore light, shadow, and light-sensitive mediums to create works that dispense with conventional assumptions about the photographic image, its appearance and production.

November 2001

Friday, November 16th

  • This Is Not A Photograph
    This Is Not A Photograph ends
    • Fifteen contemporary artists explore light, shadow, and light-sensitive mediums to create works that dispense with conventional assumptions about the photographic image, its appearance and production.

January 2002

Friday, January 11th

  • Linda Gammell, <em>Prairie Coteau</em>
    Prairie: Artistic Topographies begins (through Feb. 10)
    • Linda Gammell, Linda Horn, Keith Jacobshagen, and Mark Knierim process their prairie perceptions through photography, painting, and mixed media.

February 2002

Sunday, February 10th

  • Linda Gammell, <em>Prairie Coteau</em>
    Prairie: Artistic Topographies ends
    • Linda Gammell, Linda Horn, Keith Jacobshagen, and Mark Knierim process their prairie perceptions through photography, painting, and mixed media.

Friday, February 15th

  • Vantage Points: Campus as Place
    Vantage Points: Campus as Place begins (through Mar. 10)
    • Beth Dow, Chris Faust, and Alec Soth were commissioned to photograph their experiences of Carleton as a unique place.
    • Art Gallery

March 2002

Sunday, March 10th

  • Vantage Points: Campus as Place
    Vantage Points: Campus as Place ends
    • Beth Dow, Chris Faust, and Alec Soth were commissioned to photograph their experiences of Carleton as a unique place.
    • Art Gallery

April 2002

Wednesday, April 3rd

May 2002

Wednesday, May 8th

Friday, May 17th

  • 2002 Senior Art Show
    2002 Senior Art Show begins (through Jun. 15)
    • Senior studio art majors present their comps projects in the Art Gallery.

June 2002

Saturday, June 15th

  • 2002 Senior Art Show
    2002 Senior Art Show ends
    • Senior studio art majors present their comps projects in the Art Gallery.

September 2002

Wednesday, September 25th

  • Stickman: Patrick Dougherty Project
    Stickman begins (through Oct. 13)
    • Photography and video of the creation of Patrick Dougherty's project Twigonometry.
  • Twigonometry
    Twigonometry begins (through Oct. 13)
    • A sculpture by Patrick Dougherty on the Bald Spot, Carleton College
    • Bald Spot

October 2002

Sunday, October 13th

  • Stickman: Patrick Dougherty Project
    Stickman ends
    • Photography and video of the creation of Patrick Dougherty's project Twigonometry.
  • Twigonometry
    Twigonometry ends
    • A sculpture by Patrick Dougherty on the Bald Spot, Carleton College
    • Bald Spot

January 2003

Friday, January 17th

  • Antarctic Visions and Voices
    Antarctic Visions and Voices begins (through Mar. 11)
    • Stuart Klipper, photographer; Douglas Quin, sound recordist; and David Rosenthal, painter
    • Art Gallery

March 2003

Tuesday, March 11th

April 2003

Friday, April 4th

Thursday, April 10th

May 2003

Sunday, May 11th

June 2003

Saturday, June 14th

September 2003

Friday, September 19th

October 2003

Sunday, October 26th

January 2004

Friday, January 16th

March 2004

April 2004

Thursday, April 8th

  • Thinskinned: LoCurto/Outcault
    Thinskinned begins (through May 9)
    • Projections and Prints by Lilla LoCurto and Bill Outcault

May 2004

Sunday, May 9th

  • Thinskinned: LoCurto/Outcault
    Thinskinned ends
    • Projections and Prints by Lilla LoCurto and Bill Outcault

September 2004

Friday, September 17th

November 2004

Wednesday, November 17th

January 2005

Friday, January 7th

February 2005

Sunday, February 6th

Friday, February 11th

March 2005

Thursday, March 10th

April 2005

Friday, April 8th

May 2005

Sunday, May 8th

Friday, May 13th

June 2005

Friday, June 10th

September 2005

Friday, September 16th

  • Abstraction With Kingfisher, 2003
    Sue Johnson: Alternate Encyclopedia begins (through Nov. 13)
    • Paintings, prints, drawings of specimens from nature, inflected with surrealist humor. Installed as a three-dimensional "encyclopedia" complete with "real" specimens.
    • Art Gallery

November 2005

Sunday, November 13th

  • Abstraction With Kingfisher, 2003
    Sue Johnson: Alternate Encyclopedia ends
    • Paintings, prints, drawings of specimens from nature, inflected with surrealist humor. Installed as a three-dimensional "encyclopedia" complete with "real" specimens.
    • Art Gallery

February 2006

Saturday, February 18th

  • The Record Show Poster Show
    The Record Show Poster Show begins (through Mar. 10)
    • Organized by Richard Shelton, LP collector and teacher at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design
    • Art Gallery

March 2006

Friday, March 10th

  • The Record Show Poster Show
    The Record Show Poster Show ends
    • Organized by Richard Shelton, LP collector and teacher at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design
    • Art Gallery

April 2006

Friday, April 7th

  • Sound Suspended
    Linda Rossi: Sound Suspended begins (through May 7)
    • Photographer and installation artist Linda Rossi presents her latest body of work, featuring straight large-scale photographs, digital prints, illuminated transparencies, video, and sculpture.
    • Art Gallery

May 2006

Sunday, May 7th

  • Sound Suspended
    Linda Rossi: Sound Suspended ends
    • Photographer and installation artist Linda Rossi presents her latest body of work, featuring straight large-scale photographs, digital prints, illuminated transparencies, video, and sculpture.
    • Art Gallery

Friday, May 12th

  • 2006 Senior Show: Is that art in your pocket?
    2006 Senior Art Show begins (through Jun. 9)
    • Senior Studio Art majors present their work
    • Ar Gallery

June 2006

Friday, June 9th

September 2006

Saturday, September 16th

  • New Art, New Ideas: Students Curate the Collection
    New Art, New Ideas: Students Curate the Collection begins (through Oct. 4)
    • This show, curated by six Carleton students, will open the doors to the little-known Carleton art collection by highlighting works obtained over the past ten years.
    • Art Gallery

October 2006

Wednesday, October 4th

Friday, October 13th

  • Mapping Sitting (book of ID photos)
    Mapping Sitting: On Portraiture and Photography begins (through Nov. 15)
    • Two contemporary artists - one based in New York and the other in Beirut, create installations exploring how photographic portraiture operated in the Middle East over the last century.
    • Art Gallery

November 2006

Wednesday, November 15th

  • Mapping Sitting (book of ID photos)
    Mapping Sitting: On Portraiture and Photography ends
    • Two contemporary artists - one based in New York and the other in Beirut, create installations exploring how photographic portraiture operated in the Middle East over the last century.
    • Art Gallery

January 2007

Friday, January 12th

  • Chikanobu, <em>Moon Viewing</em>
    Chikanobu: Modernity and Nostalgia in Japanese Prints begins (through Mar. 4)
    • Japanese woodblock prints by Chikanobu, a leading master from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, chart changes in artistic style and transformations in Japanese culture.
    • Art Gallery
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    Lecture, "Chikanobu in Context"
    • Lecture by Prof. Bruce Coats, Art History, Scripps College on opening night of exhibition, "Chikanobu: Modernity and Nostalgia in Japanese Prints". Yoshu Chikanobu (1838 - 1912) was one Japan's most popular woodblock print designers of the 1880s and 1890s. The exhibition is funded in part by grants from the Blakemore Foundation, the Japan Foundation, the Mellon Foundation, and the Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Art Studies.
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou 104, Auditorium
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    "Chikanobu: Modernity & Nostalgia in Japanese Prints" Exhibition Opening
    • Opening reception in the Art Gallery, following 7:30 lecture in Boliou Auditorium.
    • 8:30 pm, Art Gallery, lower level Music and Drama Building

Thursday, January 25th

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    "Reflections on Beauty: A Discussion of Chikanobu's "Jidai Kagami" (Mirror of the Ages )"
    • Join Carleton's specialists on late 19th century Japanese art & literature - Prof Katie Ryor (Art History), Jim Smith (Carleton Art Collection), and Prof Katie Sparling (Asian Languages & Literature)- for an examination of the thirty-print folio recently acquired for the college art collection.
    • 4:00 pm, Art Gallery, lower level Music and Drama Building

February 2007

Thursday, February 8th

Thursday, February 15th

Friday, February 23rd

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    Lecture: "Chikanobu & the Feminization of the Past"
    • Joshua Mostow, Asian Studies, University of British Colombia will speak - in conjunction with current Art Gallery exhibition. Co-sponsored by the Art Gallery & the departments of Asian Studies & Art History. (An EdwinL.Weisl Jr. Lecture in Art History sponsored by the Robert Lehman Foundation.)
    • 4:45 pm, 104 Boliou Hall Auditorium

March 2007

Sunday, March 4th

Friday, March 30th

  • Mark Newport, He knew he could help, 2005 Photo inkjet print, 19 x 13” Edition of 8
    Gender Stitchery begins (through May 6, 2011)
    • This exhibition highlights the work of nine artists who knit and sew their art
    • Art Gallery
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    "Super Heroics": artist's talk by Mark Newport, Arizona State University
    • Arizona artist Mark Newport expresses his ideas about male identity in American society, “Turning the superhero inside out is a way for me to present an understanding of masculinity," says Newport. "Superheroes suggest strength, but knitting them or covering them with embroidery provides a softness that is contradictory to their image."
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou Hall Auditorium, room 104
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    Art Opening: Gender Stitchery
    • Join us at an opening reception for an exhibition of knit and sewn works exploring gender roles and stereotypes, decorative arts conventions and craft traditions, and labor practices.
    • 8:30 pm, Art Gallery (Lower Level, Music & Drama Center)

May 2007

Tuesday, May 1st

Friday, May 11th

June 2007

Saturday, June 9th

September 2007

Friday, September 14th

  • Harry Clewens, "Worker", 2000 (cropped)
    Seeing is Knowing: The Body begins (through Oct. 14)
    • Six contemporary artists interpret the human condition through the body, using techniques from printmaking and painting to video projection
    • Art Gallery
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    Art Opening -- Seeing is Knowing: The Body
    • Opening Night Lecture by Dan Bruggeman, 7:30pm in 104 Boliou Hall; reception 8:30 - 10 pm in the Art Gallery
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou 104 and Art Gallery

Thursday, September 20th

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    "Buckthorn Menace" Project Launch and Lecture
    • Artist Jim Proctor and Professor Mary Savina introduce "The Buckthorn Menace," an environmental art installation to be constructed by volunteers on sites at Carleton and St. Olaf.
    • 5:00 pm, Boliou 104

Saturday, September 22nd

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    "Buckthorn Menace" Community Service Day
    • Volunteer efforts for "The Buckthorn Menace" will kick off at this Community Service Day event at the project installation site in Carleton's Upper Arb. Please wear work clothes and shoes/boots and bring work gloves and weed tools if you have them. Volunteer construction will continue through October 12; see the Volunteer page for work dates & times.
    • 2:30 pm, Upper Arb

October 2007

Saturday, October 6th

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    "Buckthorn Menace" work session
    • Work with artist Jim Proctor to clear buckthorn plants, construct the sculpture "seedheads" and assemble the final sculptures in the Upper Arb. No experience necessary! Please wear work clothes and shoes/boots. Work sessions will continue through October 12; see the Volunteer page for other dates and times.
    • 8:30 am, Upper Arb

Saturday, October 13th

  • Buckthorn Menace sculpture detail
    The Buckthorn Menace begins (through Oct. 31, 2008)
    • A large-scale sculpture installation by artist Jim Proctor turns the invasive plant species buckthorn into art.
    • Art Gallery
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    "Buckthorn Menace" Opening Celebration
    • The opening celebration for "The Buckthorn Menace" environmental art installation will be held at the project installation site in the Upper Arb.
    • 3:00 pm, Upper Arb

Sunday, October 14th

  • Harry Clewens, "Worker", 2000 (cropped)
    Seeing is Knowing: The Body ends
    • Six contemporary artists interpret the human condition through the body, using techniques from printmaking and painting to video projection
    • Art Gallery

Friday, October 19th

  • Xavier Tavera, "Daniel Lew" 2007
    Vantage Points II: Picturing Students begins (through Nov. 14)
    • Three Minnesota-based photographers interpret Carleton College through its students and their particular rituals and organizations
    • Art Gallery
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    Art Opening -- Vantage Points II
    • Photographic artists Xavier Tavera and Beth Dow will speak about their work in Boliou Auditorium, to be followed by a reception in the Art Gallery, 8:30 - 10 pm.
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou 104 and Art Gallery

Tuesday, October 30th

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    Artist's Lecture
    • Photographer Angela Strassheim, part of the Vantage Points II exhibition, will speak in Boliou Auditorium.
    • 12:00 pm, Boliou Auditorium 104

November 2007

Wednesday, November 14th

  • Xavier Tavera, "Daniel Lew" 2007
    Vantage Points II: Picturing Students ends
    • Three Minnesota-based photographers interpret Carleton College through its students and their particular rituals and organizations
    • Art Gallery

January 2008

Friday, January 11th

  • Carl Gromoll, "Hydraulic Table"
    Functional Sculpture: Furniture from the Upper Midwest begins (through Mar. 10)
    • Carleton's winter exhibition presents chairs, tables, cabinets and other types of furniture by fifteen Upper Midwest furniture makers, sculptors, and industrial designers
    • Art Gallery
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    Art Opening: "Functional Sculpture"
    • For the exhibit "Functional Sculpture: Furniture from the Upper Midwest." 7:30: panel discussion in Boliou; 8:30: Reception in the gallery.
    • 7:30 pm, 104 Boliou Hall and Art Gallery

Thursday, January 17th

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    Artist's Talk - Linda Sue Eastman
    • A nationally known artist from Winona, Ms. Eastman's work is included in the Carleton Art Gallery exhibition, "Functional Sculpture: Furniture from the Upper Midwest". She'll speak and show examples of her work - finely crafted of tooled and polychromed leather, rich textiles, and wood.
    • 5:00 pm, Boliou Auditorium 104

Thursday, January 31st

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    Artist's Talk - Clifton Monteith
    • Michigan resident Clifton Monteith has work in the Carleton Art Gallery show, "Functional Sculpture: Furniture from the Upper Midwest". He'll speak and show images of his celebrated work - extravagant woven willow furniture, as well as lamps, lanterns and urushi lacquer work.
    • 5:00 pm, Boliou Auditorium 104

February 2008

Tuesday, February 12th

March 2008

Monday, March 10th

April 2008

Friday, April 4th

Tuesday, April 15th

Thursday, April 17th

May 2008

Thursday, May 8th

Sunday, May 11th

Friday, May 16th

June 2008

Friday, June 13th

September 2008

Friday, September 19th

  • World Ceramics
    World Ceramics: Transforming Women's Traditions begins (through Nov. 19)
    • This exhibition highlights ceramists and ceramics from points around the world where the makers are traditionally female, and explores innovative work based on transformations of older forms and designs
    • Art Gallery
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    "Africa in the Americas: the Creole Potters of St. Lucia"
    • Lecture by Patricia Fay, Associate Professor of Art, Florida Gulf Coast University. In conjunction with the exhibition "World Ceramics: Transforming Women's Traditions", Sept 19 - Nov 19, 2008.
    • 11:00 am, 161 Boliou Hall

Saturday, September 20th

Friday, September 26th

October 2008

Friday, October 24th

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    "Contemporary Zulu Ceramics: Life Stories from Azolina MaMncube Ngema and Clive Sithole"
    • Lecture by Elizabeth Perrill, Assistant Professor of African Art History at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. Supported by the Edwin L. Weisl, Jr. Lectureship in Art History, and sponsored by the Robert Lehman Foundation. In conjunction with "World Ceramics: Transforming Women's Traditions", on view in the Carleton Art Gallery.
    • 4:30 pm, Gould Library Athenaeum

Friday, October 31st

  • Buckthorn Menace sculpture detail
    The Buckthorn Menace ends
    • A large-scale sculpture installation by artist Jim Proctor turns the invasive plant species buckthorn into art.
    • Art Gallery

November 2008

Wednesday, November 19th

  • World Ceramics
    World Ceramics: Transforming Women's Traditions ends
    • This exhibition highlights ceramists and ceramics from points around the world where the makers are traditionally female, and explores innovative work based on transformations of older forms and designs
    • Art Gallery

January 2009

Friday, January 9th

February 2009

Tuesday, February 3rd

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    Lecture, "Bibliophiles Delight: Melodramatic Physiognomy"
    • Join faculty and curators for a close look at Duchenne de Boulogne, Mecanisme de la Physionomie Humaine (Mechanism of Human Physiognomy), 1862, other volumes, and a tour of Melodrama in the Libe: Highlights from the Collections. In conjunction with the current Art Gallery exhibition, "Modernizing Melodrama".
    • 4:30 pm, Gould Library Athenaeum

Thursday, February 12th

March 2009

Wednesday, March 11th

  • Thomas Allen, <em>Reflex</em>
    Modernizing Melodrama ends
    • This art gallery exhibition is an interdisciplinary investigation of the evolution of melodrama in film, theatre, art, and media
    • Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Buildng

April 2009

Friday, April 3rd

Thursday, April 16th

Thursday, April 23rd

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    Fritz Haeg, "Welcoming the Wild"
    • Haeg is a Los Angeles-based, Minnesota-bred artist, activist and architect known for transforming American front yards into vegetable gardens, and bringing together sculpture and ecosystem research through Animal Estates, a conceptual art project. Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn was published in 2008 by Metropolis Books. This event co-sponsored by the Committee for Studies in the Arts
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou Auditorium 104

May 2009

Sunday, May 10th

Friday, May 15th

  • We Heart Art: 2009 Senior Show
    We ♥ Art: 2009 Senior Art Show begins (through Jun. 12)
    • Exhibition of the Studio Arts major's Integrative Exercise (comps). Opening reception in the Art Gallery Friday, May 15.
    • Art Gallery

June 2009

Friday, June 12th

  • We Heart Art: 2009 Senior Show
    We ♥ Art: 2009 Senior Art Show ends
    • Exhibition of the Studio Arts major's Integrative Exercise (comps). Opening reception in the Art Gallery Friday, May 15.
    • Art Gallery

September 2009

Friday, September 18th

October 2009

Monday, October 5th

Saturday, October 17th

Thursday, October 22nd

November 2009

Monday, November 2nd

Wednesday, November 11th

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    "Dear Friend" Book Launch: U.S./Iraqi Kids Connect
    • Public reading from "Dear Friend", a book of letters between U.S. and Iraqi children. This book project was initiated by the Children's Cultural Connection of Northfield, and orchestrated by a group of Carleton students.
    • 7:00 pm, Gould Library Athenaeum

Wednesday, November 18th

January 2010

Friday, January 8th

Wednesday, January 13th

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    2010 Census Poster Design Competition Kick-off
    • “Design to Build Participation: Latino art in Minnesota”, a talk by Maria Cristina Tavera, artist and independent curator. Lecture will follow brief presentation on the Carleton College 2010 Census Poster Design Competition.
    • 7:30 pm, Boliou Hall, room 104

Tuesday, January 26th

  • Lucia film poster
    Lucia, a film by Humberto Solas
    • This 1968 film charts women’s roles during three periods in Cuban history. It will be introduced by Carol Donelan, associate professor of Cinema and Media Studies and Yansi Perez, assistant professor of Spanish.
    • 7:00 pm, Boliou Hall, room 104

February 2010

Wednesday, February 3rd

Monday, February 22nd

March 2010

Thursday, March 18th

April 2010

Friday, April 2nd

Thursday, April 15th

May 2010

Sunday, May 9th

Friday, May 14th

  • Dimensional Vision
    Dimensional Vision: 2010 Senior Art Show begins (through Jun. 11)
    • This exhibition features the work of 22 senior Studio Art majors
    • Art Gallery
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    Senior Art Show opening reception
    • Dimensional Vision, the 2010 Senior Art Show, runs from May 14–June 11, 2010. The opening reception is on Friday, May 14 from 7–9 p.m., beginning in the Gould Library, then moving to Boliou Hall, the Hulings Hall Atrium, and finally the Carleton College Art Gallery.
    • 7:00 pm, Art Gallery, Boliou Gallery, Hulings Atrium, Gould Library

June 2010

Friday, June 11th

September 2010

Friday, September 17th

  • Prints around the Pacific Rim
    Prints Around the Pacific Rim begins (through Nov. 17)
    • This exhibition presents new work by artists from New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Canada and Hawaii.
    • Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg

Thursday, September 23rd

  • by Sean Caulfield
    Lecture, "Printmaking: Across Disciplines, Between Cultures"
    • Opening night of "Prints Around the Pacific Rim"; lecture by Sean Caulfield, University of Alberta. Lecture co-sponsored by the Christoper U. Light Lecture in the Arts.
    • 7:30 pm, 104 Boliou Hall Auditorium
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    Exhibition reception, "Prints Around the Pacific Rim"
    • Highlighting artists from Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, and Hawaii, this exhibition celebrates artistic exchange, indigenous and global influences, and printmaking as a sustained research process.
    • 8:30 pm, Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg

October 2010

Wednesday, October 13th

November 2010

Wednesday, November 17th

  • Prints around the Pacific Rim
    Prints Around the Pacific Rim ends
    • This exhibition presents new work by artists from New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Canada and Hawaii.
    • Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg

January 2011

Friday, January 7th

February 2011

Thursday, February 3rd

Monday, February 14th

Tuesday, February 15th

March 2011

Wednesday, March 9th

April 2011

Friday, April 1st

  • EveryBody!
    EveryBody! Visual Resistance in Feminist Health Movements, 1969-2009 begins (through May 8)
    • This art exhibition surveys the visual arts of the Women’s Health Movement of the 1960s and 70s, which demonstrate the shift from pathologizing to empowerment in the discourse of women’s health.
    • Art Gallery
  • Constructa/Vulva
    Opening Reception: Celebrating "EveryBody!"
    • Opening Reception featuring Constructa/vulva, an interactive sculptural performance by subRosa (Hyla Willis and Faith Wilding from the collective of interdisciplinary feminist artists). Constructa/vulva, honoring the 1970s Feminist Women's Health Movement, encourages audience members to create an idealized vulva with the assistance of human speculums.
    • 7:30 pm, Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg

Wednesday, April 20th

May 2011

Friday, May 6th

  • Mark Newport, He knew he could help, 2005 Photo inkjet print, 19 x 13” Edition of 8
    Gender Stitchery ends
    • This exhibition highlights the work of nine artists who knit and sew their art
    • Art Gallery

Sunday, May 8th

Tuesday, May 10th

  • Wunderkammer: 2011 Senior Show
    Wunderkammer: The 2011 Senior Art Show begins (through Jun. 10)
    • View the final works of these Studio Art Majors: Stephanie Brogdon, Eleonore Dixon-Roche, Sarah Doherty, Aliza Faragher, Shannon Finnegan, Alexander Heid, Kailyn Kent, Andrew McLamore, Meagan Nishi, Jacqueline Oman, Henry Roberts, Larissa Silverman, and Katya Thronweber. Art will be exhibited in the Art Gallery, Boliou Hall and Hulings Hall.
    • Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg; Boliou Hall; Hulings Hall

Friday, May 13th

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    2011 Senior Art Show Opening!
    • A moveable feast for the eyes in Boliou Hall, Hulings Hall, and the Art Gallery.
    • 7:00 pm, Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg; Boliou Hall; Hulings Hall

June 2011

Friday, June 10th

  • Wunderkammer: 2011 Senior Show
    Wunderkammer: The 2011 Senior Art Show ends
    • View the final works of these Studio Art Majors: Stephanie Brogdon, Eleonore Dixon-Roche, Sarah Doherty, Aliza Faragher, Shannon Finnegan, Alexander Heid, Kailyn Kent, Andrew McLamore, Meagan Nishi, Jacqueline Oman, Henry Roberts, Larissa Silverman, and Katya Thronweber. Art will be exhibited in the Art Gallery, Boliou Hall and Hulings Hall.
    • Art Gallery, lower level Music & Drama Bldg; Boliou Hall; Hulings Hall

September 2011

Friday, September 16th

  • And Stand Proud Amongst the Danger
    Seeing is Knowing: the Universe begins (through Nov. 16)
    • Art meets astronomy in an exploration of the role of the visual in our pursuit of celestial knowledge.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • Middle School
    Middle School: Photographs by John Schott begins (through Nov. 16)
    • Before there was a Weitz Center for Creativity, there was the Northfield Middle School--a building populated by generations of Northfield schoolchildren. Photographer and Carleton professor John Schott explores both physical space and memory through a striking series of photos taken in the school building before its renovation.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • Dr. Schleidan
    'Seeing is Knowing: the Universe' Opening Reception
    • 'Reach into the Black Hole', presented by The League of Imaginary Scientists - a non-exclusive society for creative scientists and mechanically minded artists. They happen to live in Los Angeles but operate out of a black hole.
    • 7:00 pm, Large Gallery in Teaching Museum & Weitz Center for Creativity Commons
  • Demolition
    'Middle School: Photographs by John Schott' Opening Reception
    • Schott, long-time Cinema and Media Studies professor, documents the Northfield Middle School as the building awaits transformation into the Weitz Center form Creativity.
    • 7:00 pm, Small Gallery in Perlman Teaching Museum, and Weitz Center for Creativity Commons

Saturday, September 17th

  • Weitz Center for Creativity
    Community Open House
    • A Community Open House with opportunities to respond and reminisce, co-hosted by the Northfield Downtown Development Corporation.
    • 3:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity
  • Lockers
    Remarks on 'Middle School: Photographs by John Schott'
    • Schott, long-time Cinema and Media Studies professor, documented the Northfield Middle School as the building awaited transformation into the Weitz Center for Creativity. In connection with the Community Open House.
    • 4:00 pm, small gallery, Perlman Teaching Museum

October 2011

Monday, October 3rd

  • Nine Reconnaissance Satellites over the Sonora Pass, 2008
    'The Other Night Sky', followed by skygazing in Central Park
    • Artist, writer, experimental geographer Trevor Paglen has been exposing the secret activities of the U.S. military and intelligence agencies over the last eight years in books and large-scale landscape photographs. These 'Other Night Sky' images reveal secret spy satellites and other covert military operations.
    • 6:00 pm, Cinema, Weitz Center for Creativity; Central Park
  • Vortex @ in Sextans (Inactive Signals Intelligence Spacecraft), 2009
    Earth, Satellite & Constellation Sightings with Joel Weisberg & Trevor Paglen
    • Bring your own binoculars (optional) and blanket. Dress for the weather. Check http://go.carleton.edu/museum for exact time; cancelled in event of clouds or rain.
    • 7:30 pm, Central Park

Tuesday, October 4th

Tuesday, October 25th

  • Nostalgia for the Light
    Patricio Guzmán's 'Nostalgia for the Light' 2010 film
    • Film screening with introductions by Andrew Fisher, associate professor of history; Cecilia Cornejo, filmmaker Guzman, known for political documentaries, sets this filmic meditation on time, space, history and memory in Chile’s Atacama Desert, where astronomers peer into distant galaxies and relatives of “disappeared” political prisoners seek remains of their loved ones.
    • 7:30 pm, Cinema, Weitz Center for Creativity

November 2011

Thursday, November 3rd

  • Saturn
    'Seeing is Knowing: the Universe' exhibition tour
    • Tour the large gallery at the Teaching Museum with Joel Weisberg, physics and astronomy; Dan Bruggeman, studio art; Victoria Morse, history
    • 12:00 pm, Teaching Museum, Weitz Center for Creativity

Wednesday, November 16th

  • Middle School
    Middle School: Photographs by John Schott ends
    • Before there was a Weitz Center for Creativity, there was the Northfield Middle School--a building populated by generations of Northfield schoolchildren. Photographer and Carleton professor John Schott explores both physical space and memory through a striking series of photos taken in the school building before its renovation.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • And Stand Proud Amongst the Danger
    Seeing is Knowing: the Universe ends
    • Art meets astronomy in an exploration of the role of the visual in our pursuit of celestial knowledge.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum

January 2012

Friday, January 13th

  • Plastic Cups detail
    Running the Numbers: Portraits of Mass Consumption begins (through Mar. 11)
    • Artist Chris Jordan composes huge color photographs based on statistical facts about American consumer culture.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • La Luxtona
    A Complex Weave: Women and Identity in Contemporary Art begins (through Mar. 11)
    • A Complex Weave reveals the ongoing vitality of the Feminist artist movement with works by contemporary women artists of varied backgrounds exploring aspects of identity through painting, drawing, needlework, photography and other media.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

Tuesday, January 17th

Friday, January 20th

February 2012

Monday, February 27th

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    Zoe Charlton, Artists Lecture
    • As a complement to the exhibition, 'A Complex Weave: Women and Identity in Contemporary Art', featured Baltimore-based artist Charlton challenges notions of gender, race and class in vigorous figure drawings.
    • 7:30 pm, Weitz Cinema

March 2012

Sunday, March 11th

  • Plastic Cups detail
    Running the Numbers: Portraits of Mass Consumption ends
    • Artist Chris Jordan composes huge color photographs based on statistical facts about American consumer culture.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • La Luxtona
    A Complex Weave: Women and Identity in Contemporary Art ends
    • A Complex Weave reveals the ongoing vitality of the Feminist artist movement with works by contemporary women artists of varied backgrounds exploring aspects of identity through painting, drawing, needlework, photography and other media.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

Friday, March 30th

  • Joan Mitchell, <em>Strata</em>
    Our Treasures: Highlights from the MMAA begins (through May 8)
    • The Minnesota Museum of American Art, based in St. Paul, shares its rich collection of paintings, sculpture, drawings, photography and craft objects through Our Treasures, an exhibition hosted by the Perlman Teaching Museum. Thirty top art works from the 19th and 20th centuries encompass evocative landscapes, portraits revealing the changing face of American, and expressive abstractions.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • Alioune Bâ, <em>Corps Habitable</em>
    Photographing the Social Body: Malian Portraiture from the Studio to the Street begins (through May 18)
    • Mali in West Africa is home to many talented photographers and to a rich photographic culture. This exhibition explores photographic portraiture, considering both renowned studio photographers and work by generations of photographers who have come of age artistically since the Bamako Biennial, a recurring pan-African photography exhibition established in 1994.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
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    Gallery Tour of 'The Social Body' with Candace Keller
    • Perlman Teaching Museum Gallery Tour of 'The Social Body: Malian Portrait Photographers...' with Candace Keller, Michigan State University.
    • 4:00 pm
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    Exhibition Opening and Lecture by Allison Moore
    • Lecture by Allison Moore, co-curator of Photographing The Social Body, followed at 8:30 by reception with West African refreshments.
    • 7:30 pm, WCC 236 (large meeting room) & WCC Commons

Saturday, March 31st

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    Perlman Teaching Museum Community Open House
    • Enjoy two exhibitions and a 3:30pm gallery talk by Kristin Makholm from the MN Museum of American Art, along with family art activities!
    • 2:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Weitz Center for Creativity

April 2012

Saturday, April 14th

May 2012

Tuesday, May 8th

  • Joan Mitchell, <em>Strata</em>
    Our Treasures: Highlights from the MMAA ends
    • The Minnesota Museum of American Art, based in St. Paul, shares its rich collection of paintings, sculpture, drawings, photography and craft objects through Our Treasures, an exhibition hosted by the Perlman Teaching Museum. Thirty top art works from the 19th and 20th centuries encompass evocative landscapes, portraits revealing the changing face of American, and expressive abstractions.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

Friday, May 18th

  • Untitled (for reasons)
    Untitled (for reasons): Senior Art Exhibition 2012 begins (through Jun. 8)
    • Celebrating 19 students' works created in sculpture, painting, drawing, printmaking, ceramics, metals, photography, and installation.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Weitz Center for Creativity
  • Alioune Bâ, <em>Corps Habitable</em>
    Photographing the Social Body: Malian Portraiture from the Studio to the Street ends
    • Mali in West Africa is home to many talented photographers and to a rich photographic culture. This exhibition explores photographic portraiture, considering both renowned studio photographers and work by generations of photographers who have come of age artistically since the Bamako Biennial, a recurring pan-African photography exhibition established in 1994.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

June 2012

Friday, June 8th

September 2012

Friday, September 14th

October 2012

Saturday, October 20th

November 2012

Thursday, November 1st

  • Tough Times, c. 1970, Pan He<br />
Self-Portrait with Cat, 1926, Foujita Léonard
    Art Talk: Two Teaching Exhibitions
    • Reception in honor of teaching exhibitions in French and History with student experts.
    • 4:30 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Center Commons

Wednesday, November 14th

January 2013

Friday, January 11th

  • Daily Geology: 04.30.12
    John Peña: Daily Geology begins (through Mar. 13)
    • Peña presents daily drawings highlighting memorable, if unremarkable, experiences in a two-year-long autobiographical project.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • Xu Linlu: Lotuses and Dragonfly
    Ancient Masters in Modern Styles: Chinese Ink Paintings begins (through Mar. 13)
    • An exhibition of Chinese ink paintings from the 16th–21st Centuries
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

Thursday, January 17th

March 2013

Friday, March 1st

Wednesday, March 13th

April 2013

Friday, April 5th

  • Alice and Wonderland
    Alice and Wonderland begins (through Apr. 28)
    • Works by four artists who visit Wonderland through photography, computer technology, painting, daily drawing, and “magic” mushrooms.
    • Weitz Center, Perlman Teaching Museum
  • Alice and Wonderland
    Alice and Wonderland exhibition opening
    • Friday, April 5, 7:30 – 9 pm Celebrate a creative spring at the Perlman Teaching Museum 7:45 Remarks by Kate Casanova and John Largaespada
    • 7:30 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Commons

Sunday, April 28th

  • Alice and Wonderland
    Alice and Wonderland ends
    • Works by four artists who visit Wonderland through photography, computer technology, painting, daily drawing, and “magic” mushrooms.
    • Weitz Center, Perlman Teaching Museum

May 2013

Friday, May 17th

  • For Grandma
    For Grandma: 2013 Senior Art Exhibition begins (through Jun. 14)
    • The culminating event in the studio art major’s experience at Carleton, showcasing artwork produced during the artists' senior year.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • 2013 Senior Art Show
    2013 Senior Art Show Opening Reception
    • Celebrate the achievements of the biggest set of studio art majors ever with the Perlman Teaching Museum exhibition. Refreshments and fun.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Commons

June 2013

Friday, June 14th

  • For Grandma
    For Grandma: 2013 Senior Art Exhibition ends
    • The culminating event in the studio art major’s experience at Carleton, showcasing artwork produced during the artists' senior year.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum

September 2013

Friday, September 20th

October 2013

Thursday, October 3rd

  • Jessica Rath
    A Kickstarter Tale: Artist Jessica Rath
    • Jessica Rath, an L.A. based artist, offers her experience with Kickstarter as a fundraising vehicle for creative projects. Lunch for 25.
    • 12:00 pm, Gould Library Atheneum

Friday, October 4th

Thursday, October 17th

Thursday, October 24th

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    Story/Film/Artists' Books: A dialogue
    • Jeff Rathermel, curator/book artist, and Carol Donelan, CAMS professor, compare two vibrant and related artistic media. RECEPTION TO FOLLOW.
    • 5:00 pm, Weitz Cinema; Reception Weitz Commons near Teaching Museum

November 2013

Sunday, November 10th

Thursday, November 21st

  • Single Species Translations
    Single Species Translations ends
    • Jessica Rath (artist/breeder) and Laura Cooper (artist/forager) expand their artistic practices through intense focus on a single species.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum

January 2014

Thursday, January 16th

Friday, January 17th

February 2014

Thursday, February 13th

March 2014

Wednesday, March 12th

  • Elise Engler, Everything in her bag
    Lifeloggers: Chronicling the Everyday ends
    • Artists seek to better understand the nature of existence and to reveal the banalities and complexities of quotidian life.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum

April 2014

Thursday, April 3rd

Friday, April 4th

  • James D. Butler, Power Plant / St. Paul
    Rapture/Rupture: James D. Butler Upper Mississippi View begins (through May 4)
    • Butler's painting "Power Plant/St. Paul" complements the Petrochemical America exhibition focusing on the lower Mississippi "Cancer Alley."
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • Richard Misrach
    Petrochemical America: Project Room begins (through May 4)
    • Haunting photographs of "Chemical Alley" on the lower Mississippi by photographer Richard Misrach and "throughlines" by designer Kate Orff.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher and Kaemmer Family Galleries

May 2014

Sunday, May 4th

  • James D. Butler, Power Plant / St. Paul
    Rapture/Rupture: James D. Butler Upper Mississippi View ends
    • Butler's painting "Power Plant/St. Paul" complements the Petrochemical America exhibition focusing on the lower Mississippi "Cancer Alley."
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • Richard Misrach
    Petrochemical America: Project Room ends
    • Haunting photographs of "Chemical Alley" on the lower Mississippi by photographer Richard Misrach and "throughlines" by designer Kate Orff.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher and Kaemmer Family Galleries

Monday, May 5th

Friday, May 16th

Saturday, May 31st

June 2014

Sunday, June 1st

Friday, June 13th

September 2014

Friday, September 19th

  • Christina Seely, <em>Alaska Diptych</em>
    Christina Seely: Markers of Time begins (through Nov. 19)
    • Seely '98, with evocative photos and videos of the arctic and equator, meditates on climate change and how time is measured and experienced.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • McCall pano 1973
    Then and Now: The Changing Arctic Landscape begins (through Nov. 19)
    • Organized by Ken Tape '99, Then and Now: The Changing Arctic Landscape, pairs decades-old photos of Alaska’s Arctic with contemporary views.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
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    Museum Fall Season Opening Reception and Lecture
    • Ken Tape '99, "A Century of Warming and Change in the Arctic," Weitz 236. Followed by Reception celebrating fall exhibitions in the Perlman.
    • 7:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity

October 2014

Tuesday, October 14th

November 2014

Wednesday, November 19th

  • McCall pano 1973
    Then and Now: The Changing Arctic Landscape ends
    • Organized by Ken Tape '99, Then and Now: The Changing Arctic Landscape, pairs decades-old photos of Alaska’s Arctic with contemporary views.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • Christina Seely, <em>Alaska Diptych</em>
    Christina Seely: Markers of Time ends
    • Seely '98, with evocative photos and videos of the arctic and equator, meditates on climate change and how time is measured and experienced.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

January 2015

Wednesday, January 7th

  • Ion Sørvin
    N55 and Designs for the Public Sphere
    • Ion Sørvin and Till Wolfer of this Copenhagen-based design collective introduce the philosophy and practices of the N55 team.
    • 7:00 pm, Cinema, Weitz Center for Creativity

Friday, January 9th

  • N55
    N55: Architecture Collective in Residence begins (through Mar. 11)
    • Danish collective N-55, known for open source designs and innovative public spaces, teach and create in a Perlman Teaching Museum residency.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • A Collection Embodied
    A Collection Embodied begins (through Mar. 11)
    • Figurative works from the Carleton Art Collection, curated by Curatorial Studies seminar students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • Curatorial Studies students
    A Collection Embodied: Opening Reception
    • Celebrate the Carleton Art Collection, viewed through the lens of the human body, as curated by Carleton students.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Center Commons

Saturday, January 24th

February 2015

Thursday, February 5th

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    N55 Project Launch and Reception
    • Celebrate the launch of the N55 residency and a class project focusing on a new structure for the Arboretum, with drawings, models and more.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Center Commons

Thursday, February 12th

  • Camille Coonrod '15
    Art for the People
    • Art Collection Treasures Revealed. Join Guide Camille Coonrod '15 in the Weitz Center Commons. Sample "Picasso to Pollock plus More."
    • 12:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity Commons

Monday, February 16th

Thursday, February 19th

  • Camille Coonrod '15
    Art for the People
    • Art Collection Treasures Revealed. Join Guide Camille Coonrod '15 in the Weitz Center Commons. Sample "Picasso to Pollock plus More."
    • 12:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity Commons

Thursday, February 26th

  • Camille Coonrod '15
    Art for the People
    • Art Collection Treasures Revealed. Join Guide Camille Coonrod '15 in the Weitz Center Commons. Sample "Picasso to Pollock plus More."
    • 12:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity Commons

March 2015

Wednesday, March 11th

  • A Collection Embodied
    A Collection Embodied ends
    • Figurative works from the Carleton Art Collection, curated by Curatorial Studies seminar students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • N55
    N55: Architecture Collective in Residence ends
    • Danish collective N-55, known for open source designs and innovative public spaces, teach and create in a Perlman Teaching Museum residency.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

April 2015

Friday, April 3rd

May 2015

Sunday, May 3rd

Friday, May 15th

Wednesday, May 27th

  • Listen Up!
    Listen Up! Sets, Series, Sounds
    • Portable audio-landscapes from Sound Design students bring Carleton Art Collection objects alive. Yummy refreshments accompany audio treats.
    • 4:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

June 2015

Friday, June 12th

September 2015

Friday, September 18th

Friday, September 25th

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    Cannon River Walking Tour
    • Gain deeper insight into the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition with Geology student guides.
    • 5:00 pm, Meet in Weitz Lobby

Saturday, September 26th

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    Interactive Stream Table Demo
    • Get your hands dirty and wet as you learn how rivers move and change -- part of the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition.
    • 11:00 am, Weitz Center for Creativity Courtyard

Tuesday, September 29th

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    Cinema Event: THE GENERAL
    • Buster Keaton's classic silent film, presented in conjunction with the exhibition BETWEEN THE STATES in the Perlman Teaching Museum.
    • 7:00 pm, Weitz Center Cinema

October 2015

Tuesday, October 6th

  • Timothy O'Sullivan, Pontoon Bridge, 1863
    Civil War Photography Lecture and exhibition reception
    • "Seeing the Elephant: Photography and the American Civil War," Jeff Rosenheim, Curator in Charge, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
    • 7:00 pm, Weitz Cinema, lecture, then Perlman Teaching Museum and Weitz Center Commons

Thursday, October 8th

Friday, October 9th

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    Cannon River Walking Tour
    • Gain deeper insight into the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition with Geology student guides.
    • 5:00 pm, Meet in Weitz Lobby

Saturday, October 10th

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    Interactive Stream Table Demo
    • Get your hands dirty and wet as you learn how rivers move and change -- part of the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition.
    • 11:00 am, Weitz Center for Creativity Courtyard

Tuesday, October 13th

  • Clint Eastwood in a Civil War drama
    Cinema Event: THE OUTLAW JOSEY WALES
    • Screening of Clint Eastwood's strange and daring Western. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition BETWEEN THE STATES in the museum.
    • 7:00 pm, Weitz Center Cinema

Sunday, October 18th

Thursday, October 22nd

Friday, October 23rd

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    Cannon River Walking Tour
    • Gain deeper insight into the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition with Geology student guides.
    • 5:00 pm, Meet in Weitz Lobby

Saturday, October 24th

  • Mediterranean Rivers, Chained and Unchained poster
    Interactive Stream Table Demo
    • Get your hands dirty and wet as you learn how rivers move and change -- part of the Mediterranean Rivers exhibition.
    • 11:00 am, Weitz Center for Creativity Courtyard

Tuesday, October 27th

Friday, October 30th

  • FLUXHIBITION - art in everyday life / radical art actions
    FLUXHIBITION - art in everyday life
    • Students will perform time-based art installations and actions. Preceded by a workshop at 7:00 pm to formulate one's own performances.
    • 7:30 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

November 2015

Tuesday, November 3rd

Thursday, November 5th

Tuesday, November 10th

Wednesday, November 18th

January 2016

Friday, January 22nd

February 2016

Monday, February 1st

Monday, February 8th

Friday, February 12th

Wednesday, February 17th

Wednesday, February 24th

  • Ralph Gibson, Untitled (Red Book), 1989
    Ralph Gibson, American Art Photographer
    • Renowned art photographer Ralph Gibson presents a lecture titled “The Next Step: A Retrospective Showing Selected Works From 1960-2016.”
    • 6:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity, Room 136

Thursday, February 25th

  • Utagawa Hirokage, Cherry Blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1859
    Gallery Talk: Kathleen Ryor
    • Gallery talk about Falling Blossoms, Floating World exhibition followed by cocktail reception
    • 5:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Gallery

Monday, February 29th

March 2016

Tuesday, March 1st

Wednesday, March 9th

April 2016

Friday, April 1st

Thursday, April 14th

May 2016

Sunday, May 1st

Friday, May 13th

  • Articulated
    Articulated: 2016 Senior Art Exhibition begins (through Jun. 10)
    • The Department of Art & Art History presents “Articulated,” the 2016 senior art show
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

Tuesday, May 17th

  • The Artist as Culture Producer (forthcoming from University of Chicago Press)
    Conversation: Post-Art School Confidential
    • Sharon Louden, artist and editor of “Living and Sustaining a Creative Life” and Andrew Russeth, co-executive editor of ARTnews
    • 7:00 pm, NOTE NEW LOCATION: Boliou Hall, room 104

June 2016

Thursday, June 2nd

Friday, June 10th

Friday, June 17th

September 2016

Friday, September 16th

Friday, September 23rd

October 2016

Friday, October 14th

November 2016

Wednesday, November 16th

January 2017

Wednesday, January 4th

Friday, January 6th

Friday, January 13th

  • FELT ROOM
    BodyCartography Project Residency begins (through Feb. 23)
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, an immersive performance installation, along with screenings and solo performance of LINEAGE.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • BodyCartography Project
    FELT ROOM Opening Event and Carleton Premiere
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation featuring guest dancers and Semaphore members.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Thursday, January 19th

  • Museum of Modern Art, Dance in the museum
    Sandra Teitge: On Dance Constructions, Plastic, and Public Collections
    • New York-based critic lectures on contemporary dance in museums, providing context to FELT ROOM in the Perlman Teaching Museum.
    • 6:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
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    FELT ROOM Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Thursday, January 26th

Saturday, January 28th

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    FELT ROOM Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 1:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

February 2017

Thursday, February 2nd

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    FELT ROOM Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Wednesday, February 8th

  • Anselm Kiefer, Nuremburg, 1982
    What Would Anselm Kiefer Do?
    • Paula De Cristofaro, Paintings Conservator, SFMoma, will speak on the special challenges facing conservators of contemporary art.
    • 4:30 pm, Boliou 104

Thursday, February 16th

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    FELT ROOM Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Saturday, February 18th

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    FELT ROOM Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 1:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • Otto Ramstad
    LINEAGE Performance
    • Solo dance performance of LINEAGE, by Otto Ramstad of BodyCartography Project.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Sunday, February 19th

Thursday, February 23rd

  • FELT ROOM
    BodyCartography Project Residency ends
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, an immersive performance installation, along with screenings and solo performance of LINEAGE.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
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    FELT ROOM Closing Performance
    • BodyCartography Project presents FELT ROOM, a performance installation in collaboration with the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Friday, February 24th

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    EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP: film screening
    • Perlman Teaching Museum offers EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP: a Banksy film with discussion and food afterwards.
    • 7:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

March 2017

Friday, March 3rd

April 2017

Tuesday, April 4th

  • Jill Quigley, Rural Fluorescent: Yard
    Curator Tour: Post Picturesque
    • Join Perlman Teaching Museum director Laurel Bradley for a tour of the exhibition “Post Picturesque: Photographing Ireland.”
    • 12:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum

Thursday, April 20th

  • Ruby Wallis, Unfixed Landscape, inkjet print
    Curator Tour: Post Picturesque
    • Join Perlman Teaching Museum director Laurel Bradley for a tour of the exhibition “Post Picturesque: Photographing Ireland.”
    • 5:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum

Thursday, April 27th

May 2017

Sunday, May 7th

Friday, May 19th

June 2017

Friday, June 9th

September 2017

Friday, September 15th

Thursday, September 21st

Thursday, September 28th

October 2017

Thursday, October 12th

November 2017

Thursday, November 2nd

Wednesday, November 15th

January 2018

Friday, January 5th

  • Glykophiliousa Icon
    Glimpses of Eternity: Icons in the Orthodox World begins (through Mar. 12)
    • An exhibition of icons and other religious objects co-curated by history professor Bill North and his students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • Curatorial Seminar Portrait in Collection Storage
    Contemporary American Painting [1945] begins (through Mar. 12)
    • American paintings, prints, and drawings, ca. 1900–1950, from Carleton and Gustavus Adolphus College Collections. Co-curated with students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • Conrad Buff: Twin Buttes
    Contemporary American Painting: Opening Reception
    • Opening Reception for Contemporary American Painting [1945]. 6pm gallery talk by 6 pm by exhibition co-curator Donald Myers.
    • 5:00 pm, Weitz Center Commons

Wednesday, January 10th

March 2018

Monday, March 12th

  • Curatorial Seminar Portrait in Collection Storage
    Contemporary American Painting [1945] ends
    • American paintings, prints, and drawings, ca. 1900–1950, from Carleton and Gustavus Adolphus College Collections. Co-curated with students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • Glykophiliousa Icon
    Glimpses of Eternity: Icons in the Orthodox World ends
    • An exhibition of icons and other religious objects co-curated by history professor Bill North and his students.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

Monday, March 26th

  • Rachel Breen: Shroud
    The Price of Our Clothes begins (through Apr. 27)
    • A material meditation on our relationship with the people who make the clothes we wear, with artist Rachel Breen and poet Alison Morse.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • Frédéric Moffet: Fever Freaks
    Failure and Virtuosity: Contemporary Queer Video begins (through Apr. 27)
    • An exhibition curated by art history professor Ross Elfline
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

April 2018

Thursday, April 12th

Thursday, April 26th

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    The Re-Fashion Show
    • Students from poet Chris Martin’s Introduction to Creative Writing class present their poetic responses to “The Price of Our Clothes.”
    • 12:00 pm, Perlman Teaching Museum: Braucher Gallery

Friday, April 27th

  • Rachel Breen: Shroud
    The Price of Our Clothes ends
    • A material meditation on our relationship with the people who make the clothes we wear, with artist Rachel Breen and poet Alison Morse.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery
  • Frédéric Moffet: Fever Freaks
    Failure and Virtuosity: Contemporary Queer Video ends
    • An exhibition curated by art history professor Ross Elfline
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Family Gallery

May 2018

Friday, May 11th

  • 2018 Senior Art Exhibition
    2018 Senior Art Exhibition begins (through Jun. 9)
    • The Department of Art & Art History presents the 2018 senior art show
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher and Kaemmer Family Galleries
  • 2018 Senior Show Artists
    Senior Art Show Opening Reception
    • Join graduating studio art majors as they celebrate the culmination of their work at Carleton
    • 5:30 pm, Weitz Center Commons

June 2018

Saturday, June 9th

  • 2018 Senior Art Exhibition
    2018 Senior Art Exhibition ends
    • The Department of Art & Art History presents the 2018 senior art show
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher and Kaemmer Family Galleries

September 2018

Monday, September 10th

  • Caribou Man
    UnikKautte: The Carleton Inuit Art Collection begins (through Nov. 14)
    • A sampling of a unique collection of Inuit prints recently given to the college by Kip Lilly, Class of 1971
    • Perlman Teaching Museum: Kaemmer Family Gallery

Friday, September 14th

Friday, September 28th

October 2018

Friday, October 19th

  • 2Fik Gear Shifts
    Gear Shifts begins (through Nov. 5)
    • Photographic and performance works by the multidisciplinary artist 2Fik.
    • Hamlin Creative Space

November 2018

Monday, November 5th

  • 2Fik Gear Shifts
    Gear Shifts ends
    • Photographic and performance works by the multidisciplinary artist 2Fik.
    • Hamlin Creative Space

Wednesday, November 14th

January 2019

Friday, January 11th

Sunday, January 20th

February 2019

Friday, February 8th

March 2019

Friday, March 1st

Thursday, March 21st

  • Students in Advanced Ceramics
    Carleton Clay Today begins (through May 17)
    • An exhibit showcasing work made by students in Advanced Ceramics
    • Gould Library, 4th Floor, Athenaeum

April 2019

Monday, April 1st

Thursday, April 4th

  • Around Us: What Ceramic Makers Collect
    Around Us: What Ceramic Makers Collect ends
    • Eleven ceramic artists share work from their private collections.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum
  • #claynorthfield clay crawl: April 4, 2019
    #claynorthfield Clay Crawl
    • An evening of exploring, celebrating, and appreciating contemporary ceramic work at Carleton, St. Olaf, and the Northfield Arts Guild
    • 5:00 pm, Throughout Northfield

Friday, April 5th

Wednesday, April 10th

Friday, April 12th

Sunday, April 21st

  • SIN: Seven Deadlies in Clay
    SIN: The Seven Deadlies in Clay ends
    • A diverse collection of ceramic works illustrating the seven deadly sins: pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath and sloth.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

May 2019

Friday, May 17th

June 2019

Friday, June 14th

Saturday, June 15th

Thursday, June 20th

  • Fluid: Water Inspired Work from the Carleton Art Collection
    Fluid: Water Inspired Work from the Carleton Art Collection begins (through Jul. 28)
    • An exhibition of paintings, prints, and photographs demonstrating the beauty of water as well as the fragility of the natural resource
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Gallery
  • “We Are Water” logo
    We Are Water MN begins (through Jul. 28)
    • An interactive, family-friendly exhibit celebrating the importance of clean water for fishing, swimming, drinking, canoeing, and boating.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

July 2019

Sunday, July 28th

  • Fluid: Water Inspired Work from the Carleton Art Collection
    Fluid: Water Inspired Work from the Carleton Art Collection ends
    • An exhibition of paintings, prints, and photographs demonstrating the beauty of water as well as the fragility of the natural resource
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Kaemmer Gallery
  • “We Are Water” logo
    We Are Water MN ends
    • An interactive, family-friendly exhibit celebrating the importance of clean water for fishing, swimming, drinking, canoeing, and boating.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum, Braucher Gallery

September 2019

Friday, September 20th

  • William Kentridge artwork
    William Kentridge: Universal Archive begins (through Nov. 20)
    • A series of linocut images printed on dictionary and encyclopedia pages by South African artist William Kentridge
    • Perlman Teaching Museum: Braucher Gallery
  • William Kentrige artwork
    William Kentridge: Second-Hand Reading begins (through Nov. 20)
    • An exceptional example of Kentridge’s animation style and ongoing personal investigation of South Africa and its history of apartheid.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum: Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • William Kentridge
    William Kentrige Exhibition Opening Lecture and Reception
    • Guest lecturer Lynn Marsden-Atlass discusses the exhibition and the work of William Kentridge. A reception follows.
    • 6:00 pm, Weitz Center for Creativity

October 2019

Tuesday, October 1st

Wednesday, October 30th

November 2019

Wednesday, November 20th

  • William Kentrige artwork
    William Kentridge: Second-Hand Reading ends
    • An exceptional example of Kentridge’s animation style and ongoing personal investigation of South Africa and its history of apartheid.
    • Perlman Teaching Museum: Kaemmer Family Gallery
  • William Kentridge artwork
    William Kentridge: Universal Archive ends
    • A series of linocut images printed on dictionary and encyclopedia pages by South African artist William Kentridge
    • Perlman Teaching Museum: Braucher Gallery

January 2020

Friday, January 10th

February 2020

Thursday, February 6th

Thursday, February 20th

Thursday, February 27th

Friday, February 28th

March 2020

Thursday, March 12th

May 2020

Friday, May 22nd

June 2020

Friday, June 12th

September 2020

Friday, September 18th

November 2020

Wednesday, November 18th

January 2021

Friday, January 8th

March 2021

Wednesday, March 10th

Monday, March 29th

April 2021

May 2021

Friday, May 14th

June 2021

Saturday, June 12th

September 2021

Wednesday, September 15th

  • Analog
    Analog begins (through Nov. 19)

November 2021

Friday, November 19th

January 2022

Friday, January 7th

March 2022

Friday, March 11th

September 2023

Friday, September 15th

November 2023