Summer 2016 Events

Yoga in the Gallery with Monica St. Angelo

Thursdays, May 26 – June 16, July 7 – September 8

12:15 – 12:50 p.m.

Enjoy a 30-minute yoga practice, including warming and invigorating poses and a final period of relaxation. All levels welcome. Mats provided. Co-sponsored by Live Well Grinnell.

Faulconer Arts Outreach in the Parks

10:30 a.m. – noon
The Faulconer Gallery is offering free hands-on art activities for kids and families in area parks. Enjoy ceramics, painting, drawing, collage, truck glittering, sculpture and more!
June 13: Arbor Lake Shelter House
June 15: Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
June 20: Merrill Park West Shelter
June 22: Summer Street Park
June 27: Bailey Park
June 29: Ahrens Park #1
July 6: Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
July 11: Drake Library
July 13: Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
July 18: James Miller Park, Lake Nyanza
July 20: Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, north side
July 22: Poweshiek County Fairgrounds

Drop in and Draw

July 25 and 26
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Drawing is a great way to see and understand a work of art. Children and adults are welcome to spend time in the gallery drawing from our exhibitions. Stools, drawing supplies and feedback will be provided.

Exhibition of Summer Student Artists

July 28, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
The community is invited to view artworks created by students in area summer programs, installed in the Faulconer Gallery next to works in the exhibitions. Refreshments will be served.

Welcome Back Reception

August 26, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Faulconer Gallery welcomes faculty and students to the new school year. Visit the exhibitions, enjoy refreshments, and prepare for a great year with art.

Gallery Talk: Glimpses

August 29, 4 p.m.
On the Bright Side... includes work from several years and more than three distinct bodies of work. In this gallery talk artists Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers will discuss the core themes and questions that run through this collection of work, giving the audience glimpses into their methodology, conceptual concerns and material explorations, addressing notions of fortune, overabundance, authenticity, disappearance, value and the Anthropocene.