Grant William Thye – Kiddin’ Around: Works in Progress

The exhibition, “Kiddin’ Around: Works in Progress” features paintings and collages of Grant William Thye, Class of 1993, in the Mills Gallery from September 25 – October 27.   The inspiration for this show came from his children as the artist explores the journey between creating new artwork and having young children in his studio.  Some […]

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Jennifer Drinkwater

  The work of Jennifer Drinkwater is exhibited in the Mills Gallery from August 23 – September 22 with an artist’s reception held at noon on Friday, September 22.  The exhibition features paintings, prints, and embroidered works from her 168 Hours series and The What’s Good Project. 168 Hours is an embroidered archive of 24 […]

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Howard Paine: Into the Fading

The work of Howard Paine is exhibited in the Mills Gallery from January 23 – February 24.  His exhibition of woodcut, lithograph, and digital prints is titled Into the Fading.  An artist’s reception will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, February 23 in the Mills Gallery.  Paine’s large-scale digital prints are part of a series […]

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Ice Works, Jody Boyer

The work of Jody Boyer is exhibited in the Mills Gallery from Nov. 6 to Dec. 9.  Her exhibition is titled Ice Works. An artist’s reception will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, in the Mills Gallery.

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30 Years Later: An Exhibition of 1992 Central College Graduates

    The work of 1992 Central College graduates, Dorina Miller Parmenter, Brian Roberts, Nicola Vruwink, and Lee Wassink, is exhibited in the Mills Gallery through October 26.  The exhibition, Thirty Years Later, aligns with their thirty-year class reunion and commemorates twenty-five years since a 1997 exhibition, Five Years Later, showcased the same individuals in […]

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Recollections: Objects of Memory

The work of Nadine Saylor is exhibited in the Mills Gallery through September 23.  An artist’s reception will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, September 22 in the Mills Gallery. Her glass work investigates the rise and fall of the American economy while preserving its history in glass. “I like to think of my work […]

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What Were You Wearing?

Central’s Students Against Sexual Assault (SASA), in collaboration with the Art Program, invite you to the Mills Gallery to view the installation, “What Were You Wearing” from March 2-10. Originating in 2013, the project was inspired by Dr. Mary Simmerling’s (Cornell) poem, What I Was Wearing (2005). The installation pairs survivor stories alongside donated outfits to generate reflection that moves […]

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Greg Van Dusseldorp, Recent work

Please visit the Mills Gallery to see the painting and ceramic work of Iowa artist Greg Van Dusseldorp. The exhibit runs from January 19th through February 12th. Artist’s reception on Saturday February 12th from 3:00-5:00pm. “I take a very intuitive approach to my creative endeavors. My ceramic sculptures show an unrefined quality derived from a […]

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Delano Dunn, Central College’s Allison B. Allen Visiting Artist

The Central College Art program is proud to bring Delano Dunn to campus to exhibit his unusual collage work from  November 8th through December 10th. In the Spring of 2022, Delano Dunn will return to run a public workshop in the art studios on campus. Dates to be determined. “Delano Dunn was born in Los […]

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Chad Elliot, the Wilderman’s Exhibit

The Art and Music programs at Central College are excited to bring you Chad Elliot, singer/songwriter and visual artist October 20th-November 5th. “Midwest singer-songwriter Chad Elliott blends folk roots, swampy blues and soulful writing to deliver an original Americana sound. His live performances have been honed over a decade of being on the road performing […]

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