Annual Student Art Exhibit Opens

From silkscreens, photographs and sculpture to works in charcoal, paint and digital media, the annual student art exhibition curated by the Department of Art and Architecture kicked off on April 29 with an opening reception at the Davis Gallery at Houghton House. Titled "Student Art and Architecture: Studio Work from 2015-2016," this year's exhibition will be on display until Monday, May 16. For ...  More >>

Pollack's '55 Collection on Display

Featuring prints, drawings and photographs of the 20th and 21st centuries, "Audubon to Warhol: Two Centuries of American Art on Paper" is on display in the Davis Gallery at Houghton House through April 22. The exhibit was curated by HWS' art interns and showcases the collection of Edward T. Pollack '55. The exhibit emphasizes movements such as Social Realism and Mid-Century Modernism, and feature...  More >>

HWS Receives Moses Soyer Drawings

A. David Jones P'90 and former HWS Trustee Heather Moden Jones '56, P'90 have generously donated six drawings by important American painter Moses Soyer to The Collections of Hobart and William Smith to enhance its profile of American art from the mid-20th century. "The drawings are lovely studies showing a variety of line, shading and foreshortening," says Visual Arts Curator Kathryn Vaughn P'08....  More >>

Intaglio Prints Exhibit at HWS

Featuring works by four noted contemporary artists, a new exhibition, "Places: Contemporary Intaglio Prints," will be on display in The Solarium Gallery of the Davis Gallery at Houghton House through April 6. The exhibit showcases intaglio works by Ron Netsky, Gillian Pederson-Krag, Jason Scuilla and Evan Summer. Intaglio is one of the four major methods of printmaking and is different from the o...  More >>

Record Year for HWS Fulbrights

Hobart and William Smith Colleges have been named among the nation's top colleges and universities with the most recipients of U.S. Fulbright Student Awards. Known for its highly competitive field of applicants, the Fulbright Program is the U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program. Seven members of the HWS Classes of 2015 earned a prestigious 2015-2016 Fulbright award...  More >>

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