Save the Date for a Family Event at the Zoo!
On Saturday, August 11th, there will be a family event held at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines for Faculty, Staff and Alumni of Grinnell College. A buffet lunch will be served. More details, to include the price for tickets, will be coming soon!
Faulconer Gallery Events
PORTFOLIO: Artists Work in Series
June 15, 2012 - August 19, 2012
While the Faulconer Gallery exhibits national and international artists who work in all media—from painting to video to found-object installation—the Grinnell College Art Collection is comprised primarily of works on paper. This exhibition features print and photography portfolios drawn entirely from the College’s ever-expanding Collection, many of which have not been exhibited before. Featured artists include Edward Burtynsky, Tacita Dean, Glenn Ligon, Catherine Opie, Shahzia Sikander, Kiki Smith, and Kara Walker.
Yoga in the Gallery with Monica St. Angelo
Thursdays June 21 – August 16
12:15 pm – 12:50 pm
Connecting breath and movement, this short 30 minute yoga practice offers a mid-day break. Enjoy warming and invigorating poses, finishing with a period of relaxation. For beginners and experienced practitioners alike. Mats provided.
Co-sponsored by Faulconer Gallery and Live Well Grinnell.
Defining Moments Exhibition/Reception
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
View artworks created by students in Davis Stars, Galaxy, Montezuma and Brooklyn summer programs, installed in the Faulconer Gallery next to works from our permanent collection. Refreshments will be served.
2012 Faulconer Arts Outreach in the Parks
The Faulconer Gallery is offering free hands-on art activities for kids & families in area parks. Enjoy ceramics, painting, drawing, collage, truck glittering, sculpture and more! No registration is necessary—just show up! For more information, contact Tilly Woodward @ 269-4663 or firstname.lastname@example.org
July 2 10:30 am- noon Bailey Park
July 9 10:30 am – noon Ahrens Park Shelter #1
July 11 10:30 am – noon Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
July 16 10:30 am – noon Central Park
July 18 10:30 am – noon Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
July 20 10:30 am – noon Poweshiek County Fair
July 23 10:30 am – noon James Miller Park
July 25 10:30 am – noon Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side