Upcoming Events


The Origins of the Biennial Exhibition

Melissa Geppert, SOU Art History Professor

Melissa Geppert, SOU Art History Professor

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.

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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.

Bruce Bayard and Todd Barton of Control Voltage Therapy

Bruce Bayard and Todd Barton of Control Voltage Therapy


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.

 

 

Tuesday Tours

Every Tuesday, 12:00 – 12:30 PM

Guided Exhibition Tour