Schedule of Exhibitions 2015

Date Description Location

March 9 through
April 25

Exhibition


Women's History Month 
"Dr. Margaret Burroughs: Art Pioneer"

Prints and Paintings

 

The Komechak Art Gallery is honored to present an exhibition of
art works by Dr. Margaret Burroughs, a pioneering member of Chicago's art scene.

Dr. Burroughs' contributions to the arts and education helped
establish the South Side Cultural Art Center and the DuSable Museum of African-American History.

 

The works in this exhibition are on loan from the family's private collections and from the permanent collection at Oakton Community Colleges' Koehnline Museum of Art in
Des Plaines, IL

Komechak Art Gallery

Kindlon Hall

Fifth Floor

January 18 through 

April 18

Exhibition


Jean Bevier

Letters From the Road: Typography in the American Landscape

Graphic/Photo

 

Jean Bevier is the Director of the Graphic Design discipline at Dominican University. She received a BA from DePaul University, an MA in Visual Communication Design from Kent State University and an MFA in Book and Paper Arts from  Columbia College Chicago. Jean teaches several graphic design classes, History of Graphic Design, and Art as Social Action.  Jean is an emeritus member of the University and College Designers Association, having served on its Board of Directors as well as co-chairing two national conferences for design educators.  She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the UCDA Foundation, and the Board of Advisors of the Cedarwoods Foundation, based in Minneapolis, MN.

Kindlon Hall
2nd Floor Atrium

May 4 through

July 18      

Exhibition


Nature Artists' Guild of Morton Arboretum     

"Viewing Nature"

Mixed Media

 

 

Komechak Art Gallery

Kindlon Hall

Fifth Floor

April 19

First Sunday Tea & Talk Art Lecture Series


Karen Brooks

Calligrapher and Lecturer, Benedictine University

"The Creation of the St. John's Illuminated Bible"

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Kindlon Hall

Fifth Floor North

 

May 3 through

First Sunday Tea & Talk Art Lecture Series


Nature Artists' Guild of Morton Arboretum

"Viewing Nature"

 

 

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Kindlon Hall  

Fifth Floor North

May 18 through 

June 27

BenU Student Exhibition

Painting

Kindlon Hall 

1st Floor - North


 

May 18 through

June 27

Exhibition


Calligraphy                                                              

Benedictine University Permanent Art Collection

 

Kindlon Hall

1st Floor - South

Office of the Curator of Exhibitions and University Art Collections
BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY

Curator:
Teresa J. Parker
Contact:
Email: cgaddis@ben.edu
Phone: (630) 829-6320