Call-to-Writers: Art Speaks

Image: A crow sits facing away from the viewer and toward a woman standing up in front of photography reading her work.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is looking for writers to read their work at one of our upcoming literary events: Art Speaks. Art Speaks  takes place in the gallery every second Saturday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm. This new year-round initiative invites local writers and poets to read pieces they have written based on the theme present … Continue reading Call-to-Writers: Art Speaks

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IU Eskenazi Museum of Art Acquires Archive of Jeffrey Wolin

Image: Jeffrey Wolin, Irma Morgenztern, b. 1933, Warsaw, Poland, 1992/94. From the Portraits of the Holocaust series. Two women embrace each other while holding a photograph of a loved one. The wall behind them contains text.

The Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University has announced the acquisition of the Jeffrey A. Wolin Archive that will include current and future work by Wolin along with the following notable projects: Written in Memory: Portraits of the Holocaust; Inconvenient Stories: Vietnam War Veterans; Life at the Millennium; New Faces at the Crossroads; Pigeon Hill: Then and Now; … Continue reading IU Eskenazi Museum of Art Acquires Archive of Jeffrey Wolin

The Met Acquires Work by Michael Koerner!

Image: DNA #7805L - #7810R, 2018 by Michael Koerner. Abstract composition that is primarily green and black.

Acquisition Alert! The Metropolitan Museum of Art has acquired two works by Michael Koerner! The two, unique pieces are made from collodion on tin and are part of the artist's series My DNA. Michael Koerner (Okinawa, Japan, 1963) is the oldest of five brothers. Due to genetic abnormalities and cancer, he is the only remaining … Continue reading The Met Acquires Work by Michael Koerner!

Jess T. Dugan Selected as a Finalist for the Arnold Newman Prize

Image: Hank, 76, and Samm, 67, Little Rock, AR, 2016. A photographic portrait of two nongender conforming adults. They both wear sports jackets and hats and sit facing the viewer while holding hands.

We are thrilled to announce that Jess T. Dugan has been selected as a finalist for the Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture! Dugan is an artist whose work explores issues of identity, gender, sexuality, and community through photographic portraiture. She received her MFA in Photography from Columbia College Chicago, her Master … Continue reading Jess T. Dugan Selected as a Finalist for the Arnold Newman Prize

Preview of EXPO CHICAGO 2019!

Image: A crowd standing in an art gallery with the text "EXPO ART WEEK" going across the center.

Please join us September 19 - 22, 2019 for EXPO CHICAGO, the international exposition of contemporary and modern art. EXPO CHICAGO has established the city of Chicago as a preeminent art fair destination, opening the fall art season every September at the historic Navy Pier. Now entering its eighth edition, EXPO CHICAGO presents artwork from … Continue reading Preview of EXPO CHICAGO 2019!

Tami Bahat: New Interview!

Image: Tami Bahat, The Feline, 2017.

Tami Bahat was recently interviewed by Catalyst Interviews! Catalyst is an online platform sharing interviews from photographic creatives that support knowledge and community. Writer Michael Kirchoff describes Bahat's work: It is a person and photographer like Tami that I’ve had the honor of watching grow these past few years, as an artist at an astronomical … Continue reading Tami Bahat: New Interview!

Jess T. Dugan’s Series “Every Breath We Drew” Opens at Grunwald Gallery of Art

Image: Jess T. Dugan, Dallas Lying on the Bed , 2012. Dalls lays on a white mattress looking at the viewer. He is wearing all dark clothing with one hand on his stomach. The wall behind him is bright red.

Today, Jess T. Dugan's series "Every Breath We Drew" opens at Grunwald Gallery of Art, the contemporary art museum at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. View more work from this series here. Dugan discusses this series: Every breath we drew explores the power of identity, desire, and connection through portraits of myself and others. Working … Continue reading Jess T. Dugan’s Series “Every Breath We Drew” Opens at Grunwald Gallery of Art