Senior Art Majors Exhibition
25 April – 14 May 2013
1-7p.m. Monday through Saturday
Opening: 25 April at 4:30 in Coburn Gallery located on the main floor of the Worner Student Center.
The Senior Art Majors Exhibition is an annual group show displaying the diverse studies of 25 seniors who will be graduating with a Studio Arts degree.
Across the Colorado College campus Senior Art Majors have been showing their works individually.
It is now time to share their works as a collective.
Artists in Alphabetical Order:
This exhibit is supported by
the Colorado College Cultural Attractions Fund
and the Art Department Stillman Fund for Exhibitions
© Robert Adams, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
April 22 – June 15, 2013
(Closed May 15 – 22)
Special Preview Reception: Tuesday, April 16 4:30 — 6pm
Featuring gallery talks by the exhibition’s student curators.
For over forty years, Robert Adams’ photographs have celebrated the beauty of the American West, often focusing his attention on often overlooked subjects and vistas: the quiet streets of small towns, the wide-open prairies of the eastern plains, or the unexpected junctures when wilderness and urban development meet. Inherent in his images is the recognition of the relentless absorption and transformation of nature by human development.
Born in New Jersey in 1937, Adams spent his childhood in Denver. He studied English literature at the University of Redlands and went on earn his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California in 1965. Adams returned to Colorado to teach English at Colorado College in 1962 while working on his dissertation. He began his study of photography as a hobby, although it quickly a consuming passion, and by 1970, he left the College to become full-time photographer.
Adams’ photographs are held in several major museum collections, including the Denver Art Museum, The National Gallery, Yale University, and the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. A major retrospective exhibition, The Place We Live, organized by Yale University, is currently on tour, with venues in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
From April 22-May 14, 2013: Monday-Saturday, 1-7 p.m.
From May 23-June 15: Tuesday-Saturday, 1-7 p.m.