The Origins of the Biennial Exhibition
Presentation by Melissa Geppert
Thursday, November 6, at 5:30 PM
Schneider Museum of Art
The Schneider Museum of Art is hosting a talk by Melissa Geppert, an Assistant Professor of Art History at Southern Oregon University. Professor Geppert will discuss the rise of the biennial exhibition in contemporary art. The talk will be held on Thursday, November 6, at 5:30 PM in the Schneider Museum of Art at the Center for the Visual Arts on the Southern Oregon University (SOU) campus.
In her lecture, Professor Geppert will be discussing the origins and rise of the biennial exhibition in contemporary art, including its significance to artists, curators, and audiences. Geppert will address topics such as the organization of biennials, their relationship to other kinds of contemporary arts institutions, and the impacts of biennials in the globalization of contemporary art.
First Friday Concerts
Quadraphonic Space as Metaphor – with Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard
Friday, November 7, 11:00 AM
Friday, December 5, 11:00 AM
Free of charge
The museum presents First Friday Concerts with Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard, performing as Control Voltage Therapy. Barton and Bayard to explore “Space as Metaphor,” utilizing three Buchla Easel electronic music instruments and a quadraphonic sound system.
FREE Family Day
Saturday, November 8, 10:00 AM 1:00 PM
Free entry for families to browse our current exhibition Selections from PORTLAND2014 and participate in museum activities designed to engage young viewers. Children are invited to create their own multimedia collages in our hands-on activity room.
Every Tuesday, 12:00 – 12:30 PM
Guided Exhibition Tour