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Art Exhibitions

Harper hosts visiting artists' exhibitions, student works and juried exhibitions in our gallery throughout the year. Exhibitions are open Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Current Exhibitions

Fall 2019

  • Harper National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Reginald Coleman: On Target
  • Special Projects Art Exhibition

Previous Exhibitions

2019

Spring

  • The Comic Art of Will Eisner
  • Cherith Lundin: As if always begun and unfinished
  • Juried Student Art Exhibition

2018

Fall

  • Harper National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Nikki Renee Anderson: Sugar Garden
  • Faculty Exhibition

Spring

  • Stephen Cartwright
  • Alumni Exhibition
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2017

Fall

  • Harper National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Mara Metcalf: Between the Shadow and the Fence
  • Special Projects

Spring

  • Robin Dluzen: Wreath of Roses 
  • Shreepad Joglekar: Terra Vichitra
  • Juried Student Exhibition


2016

Fall 

  • 39th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Rafael E. Vera
  • Special Projects

Spring

  • Faculty Exhibition
  • Katie Bell
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2015

Fall

  • John A. Knudsen: Retrospective
  • Esau McGhee: Economy of Movement
  • Special Projects

Spring

  • Ryan Thompson: Records are Written in Stone
  • 38th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2014

Fall

  • Sara Black and Raewyn Martyn
  • “Like Comics Without Panels” The Visionary Cartooning of John Porcellino, Marnie Galloway, and Edie Fake
  • Special Projects
Spring

  • Michael Pajon: O Bury Me Not!
  • Jason Karolak: New Paintings
  • 37th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Prints and Drawings
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2013

Fall
 
  • Faculty Exhibition
  • Gritty Pretty: The Art of Garland Martin Taylor
  • High School Award Exhibition
  • Special Projects 
Spring
 
  • Jason Reblando: New Deal Utopias - Model Cities of the Great Depression
  • Phllip Soosloff: Perspectives and Ideas
  • 36th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2012

Fall
 
  • Sunny Bellison Taylor: Continuum
  • Eric Fleischauer: Backwards Compatible
  • Special Projects
Spring
 
  • Faculty Exhibition
  • Lora Fosberg: self-planned obsolescence and 10 ways to combat it
  • 35th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2011

Fall
 
  • Donna Hapac: Wave, Loop, Twist
  • Robert Donley: Urban Voices
  • Special Projects
Spring
 
  • Bernard Williams: Recent Work
  • 34th Annual National Exhibition: Small Works
  • Juried Student Exhibition

 2010

Fall
  • Christopher Meerdo: Reiteration
  • (trans)MARK
  • Special Projects


Spring

  • Matt Irie: House Paintings
  • Jason Hackenwerth: The Tide of Poseidon
  • 33rd Annual National Juried Exhibition: Small Works
  • Juried Student Exhibition

2009

Fall

  • Kariann Fuqua: Relocation
  • Faculty Exhibition
  • Special Projects: Bernie Bluestein - Solo
Spring

  • Sandra Perlow: Extra Roomy
  • Laura Mackin: Davis Projection
  • 31st Annual Small Works Exhibition
  • Student Juried Exhibition

2008

Fall

  • Doug Fogelson: Studies
  • Thomas Lendvai: A present moment always vanishing
  • Special Projects
Spring

  • Jennifer Jenkins: INTRA_SPACE
  • Harper 40th Anniversary Art Invitational: A Celebration of Collecting Art at the College
  • Student Juried Exhibition

2007

Fall

  • Faculty Exhibition
  • Arctander2
  • Special Projects: 1967
Spring

  • Brian Dettmer: Remnants
  • Nancy Morrow: Recent Work
  • National Small Works
  • Student Juried Exhibition

2006

Fall (unavailable)

Spring

  • Daniel F. Lane: The Work
  • National Small Works 2006
  • Harper Student Exhibit
  • Area High School Awards Exhibit

2005

Fall

  • Ben Dallas: Recent Work
  • Harper Artist Faculty Exhibit
  • Special Projects
Spring

  • Paul Sierra: Paintings
  • Lexicon: Lynda Lowe  amp; Georgiana Nehl
  • National Small Works
  • Harper Student Exhibit
  • Area High School Awards Exhibit

2004

Fall

  • Rhonda Gates: Paintings
  • Peter Stansfield: Sculpture
  • Career Design Exhibit
  • Special Projects
Spring

  • David Gentry: Sculpture
  • Marie Dutka: Recent Work
  • National Small Works
  • Harper Student Exhibit

2003

Fall

  • Eric Semelroth: Portraits
  • Harper Artist Faculty
  • Area High School Awards Exhibit
  • Special Projects