The Grunwald Gallery at Indiana University is pleased to present New + Next: A Faculty Show Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design, an exhibition containing works from over forty artists and designers.
The exhibition coincides with Indiana University’s Bicentennial celebration and will open at the Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science on November 17th with a reception taking place December 7th and remain on view until January 5th. The exhibition will then travel to Bloomington, IN, opening on January 17th at the Grunwald Gallery and continuing through March 5th. An opening reception will take place at the Grunwald Gallery on January 17th from 6-8pm.
The Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design is celebrating 125 years at Indiana University. Founded in 1895, the Department of Freehand and Technical Drawing at Indiana University was one of the oldest departments at IU. Through the years, the department was named the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts, which was comprised of studio art and art history. The School of Art, Architecture +Design merged the departments of Studio Art with Apparel Merchandising and Interior Design. Currently the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design houses fourteen different areas. Faculty works will display a broad range of media, with both the handmade object and new technologies on display. Exhibited works will include video and film, paintings, drawings, sculpture, architectural models, textiles, prints, photographs, collages, ceramics and installations in a variety of media.