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november, 2018

02nov5:30 PM7:30 PMAlbum Cover Art, Curated by Douglas P. Sjoquist | ARTIST'S RECEPTION

Event Details

Exhibit Title: Album Cover Art: A Window On World Cultures and Art History Curated by Douglas P. Sjoquist

The exhibit will consist of nearly 100 framed album covers, more than 50 framed information pieces and five large framed posters of artwork. The exhibit has three distinctive sections. Section one, The Golden Age of Album Cover Art, focuses on artwork from 1967 to 1983 created with traditional mediums such as oil on canvas, watercolor and woodcuts. Section two, A Window on World Cultures, explores Asian, African, European and American cultural themes on album covers. Section three, A Window on Art History,  investigates the appearance of artwork by famous artists such as Dali, Curry, Klarwein, Magritte, Gauguin and Escher, on album covers during the golden age.

Exhibition open Nov. 1 – 29, 2018

Gallery hours are Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. or by appointment.  For more information contact Gary Wertheimer at 269.749.7627.

Time

(Friday) 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Location

Kresge Foundation Art Gallery inside the Riethmiller Blackman Art Building

Olivet College Campus

Organizer

Gary Wertheimergbwertheimer@olivetcollege.edu

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