Archived Exhibitions

Archived Exhibitions

Take a stroll down memory lane, with the beloved exhibitions of days gone by.

2014

Imagine Art for a Lifetime, 90th Anniversary Gala
October 3 October 10
Spirit of the Walk August 8 September 27
Old Walks & New August 8 September 27
The Tree Who Walked Through Time July 22 August 9
Once Upon a Time...Art for Children by Topekans Jim Sharp and Frank Peers June 20 August 9
Imagine: Children's Art from Mulvane Art Programs June 20 July 26
Canstruction May 31 July 26
Contemporary Reflections: Brown v. Board After Sixty Years March 1 June 14
Teach Your Children Well: Shane Evans' Images of African American Resistance March 1 June 14

Art For Social Change

March 1

June 14

 Washburn Art Department Student Exhibition

 April 5

 May 11

150 Years of Teaching: Tools & Technology

February 7

March 16

2013

Watching Curry Work: Sketches for the Kansas Capitol Murals December 20 February 23, 2014
Washburn Art Department Faculty Exhibition October 5 January 26, 2014
James Cook: The Painted Image October 5 January 26, 2014
Dia de los Muertos October 15 November 23
 Who Does Not Wear a Mask? August 24 September 22
 The Face and The Mask June 22 September 22
 Tools In Motion June 22 August 18
 Art Department Student Exhibit April 5 June 9
William L. Haney Rediscovered February 1 June 9

Small Deaths: Hand colored photographs by Kate Breakey

February 1 June 9

Birger Sandzen: A Swedish Artist in Kansas

 February 1

 March 24

2012

Lasting Impressions October 5 January 27, 2013
Capturing the Spirit October 5 January 27, 2013
PaintAmerica September 8 January 20, 2013
Paint Washburn September 8 November 1
Inside Peanuts: The Life & Art of Charles M. Schulz June 16 September 16
Crafts National May 5 August 19

Washburn Art Dept. Student Exhibit

April 7

June 3

Industrial Nature: Works by Michelle Stitzlein February 4 April 15
Ichi-mai Ori February 4 April 15
Twist & Turn February 4 April 15

Parallel Views

February 4

March 18

2011

Treasures From Our Collection

September 27 November 6

The Art of the Brick®

June 18 September 18

Things Got Out of Hand Chapters I & II

June 3 September 18

People At Work

May 21 June 12

Surface & Form

February 5 May 22

David Hicks Overmyer - A Kansas Original

February 5 May 22

Words with Different Scenes-Four Artists from China

February 5 May 22

Art Department Student Exhibit

April 2 May 15

Remember My Name

February 5 March 20

2010

The Red Heel Sock Monkeys

October 16 January 23, 2011

Art Department Faculty Exhibit

October 16 January 23, 2011

Printed Image III

October 2 January 16, 2011
Dali's World June 5 September 26
Reinventions - Joelle Ford June 5 September 26
The Bow Tie Exhibit June 5 September 26
Literal Abstractions - Stephen T. Johnson June 19 September 19
The Art of the Robot June 19 September 19
Washburn Art Department Student Exhibit April 3 June 6
Stand Against Racism April 7 April 30
Ms. Homeland Security: Illegal Entry Dress Installation February 13 May 2
Color In Freedom: Journey Along the Underground Railroad February 6 April 3
A Sketchbook of Oriental Ink Paintings Ink Paintings by Huang Kuang-Nan March 5 March 21
The Last Great Silent Picture Show February 6 March 21
Hybrid Visions: Ken Butler September 26 January 24
A Few of Our Favorite Things July 5 January 17

2009

Topiary With a Twist - Patrick Dougherty

November 2009

July 2012

Ageless Wonder — Justin Marable

July 5

Oct. 25

It's a Dog's Life: Photographs by William Wegman from the Polaroid Collection 

July 5

Sept. 13

The Art of Marc Brown: A Retrospective 

June 20

Sept. 13

Art Alumni Exhibit 

April 18

June 21

Art Department Student Exhibit 

April 4

June 7

Quilting African American Women’s History: Our Challenges, Creativity and Champions 

Feb. 14

April 5

China Before Mao: Through the Lens of a Flying Tigers Photographer 

Feb. 7

March 22

2008

2008 Washburn Art Department Faculty Exhibition 

Oct. 18

Jan. 25, 2009

Liquid Fire: Kansas Collections 

Oct. 11

Jan. 25, 2009

ArtWorks: The Magic of Mirrors 

Sept. 5

Oct. 3

The Printed Image 2  The Second Biennial Midwestern Graphics Juried Exhibition 2008

Aug. 2

Sept. 28

Persian Vision: Contemporary Photography from Iran 

May 17

Aug. 24

2008 Washburn Art Student Exhibition 

May 3

July 18

Visual Encounters With Paraguay: Celebrating 40 Years of Kansas-Paraguay Partnership 

Jan. 12

April 13

Out of the Depths...: Works by French Expressionist Georges Rouault

Jan. 12

April 13

31 Works of Art: The Rich Legacy of 40 Years of the Mulvane Women’s Board

Jan. 12

April 13

2007

Made In China: A Kansas Initiative 

Oct. 6

Dec. 20

Sudan: The Land and the People 

Oct. 27

Dec. 9

Painting the Essence: Theatre Images by Barbara Waterman-Peters 

July 21

Oct. 7

Embracing the Creative Spirit: Works by Self-Taught Artists 

July 7

Sept. 23

Edward Navone: Celebrating 43 Years of Art 

April 20

June 24

Pieces of Eight: Collaborative Book Project 

April 20

June 24

Washburn Art Student Exhibition 

April 20

June 24

Cuba Oriente: Contemporary Painting from Eastern Cuba

April 14

June 3

Carla Tilghman: Repetitive Motion

March 13

April 8

Randy Regier Baseball, Apple Pie and Earl Browder: Selections From the Museum of the Other American Dream

March 13

April 8

Julie Green The Last Supper: Final Meal Requests of U.S. Death Row Inmates

March 13

April 8

Ancient Threads, Newly Woven: Recent Art From China’s Silk Road

Jan. 19

March 18

This is Our Land: Discovering America and the World Through Original Illustrations from Children's Books

Jan. 19

March 18

2006

Washburn University Biennial Art Faculty Exhibition / Reconcile by Betsy Roe

Nov. 10

Dec. 10

A Moment in Time

Sept. 20

Dec. 10

Photography From the Collection of the Mulvane Art Museum

Sept. 16

Dec. 10

Illustrating Community Connections With Art: Illustrated Books By The School Children of Topeka

Sept. 16

Oct. 29

Myth & Nature/Life & Death: Alberto Garcia M.’s Images of Mexico

Sept. 16

Oct. 25

Recent Notable Acquisitions at the Mulvane Art Museum

Sept. 16

Oct. 25

American Photographs: Selections From The Hallmark Photographic Collection at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Sept. 16

Sept. 20

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"Persuis Grasping the Head of Medusa," Robert Nelson

Shimomura

"Kansas Samurai," Roger Shimomura

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Kosten

"A Bitter Heap," Andrew Kosten

Hatke

"Risk," Walter Hatke