The Schingoethe Center of Aurora University begins its 2017 season with an opening reception for art of facts: Brian Dettmer, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5-6:30 p.m.
The Schingoethe Art Gallery at Aurora University opened its annual high school art show on Monday, January 7, which features the works of students at nearby Aurora Christian High School.
In September, the Schingoethe Center added to its list of award-winning exhibits, receiving an Award of Excellence in Exhibitions from the Illinois Association of Museums (IAM) for “Unraveling Revelations: Decoding the Prophetic Charts,” an exhibit curated by students in the Aurora University spring 2012 MST2200 Museum Exhibitions course. On Monday, December 3, Donna Sack, President of IAM, visited the Aurora University campus to present the class with the award.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, which is celebrated September 15 to October 15, “Unyielding Light: Paintings and Prints by Emilio Sanchez” will be on display at the Aurora University Schingoethe Art Gallery from September 20 to December 7. The display in Dunham Hall, 1400 Marseillaise Pl., is free to the public.