February 1, 2014
- GALLERY TALK - CANCELLED
- Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
- Location: University Art Gallery
- Description: DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS, DR. GREGORY GILBERT'S GALLERY TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Dr. Gregory Gilbert, associate professor of Art History at Knox College, and guest curator and catalog author of the exhibition A New Deal for Illinois: The Federal Art Project Collection of Western Illinois University, will provide an overview of New Deal art programs, with particular emphasis on the Illinois Art Project. Dr. Gilbert will explain how WIU (then Western Illinois State Teachers College) acquired works of art through New Deal programs, and he will place several works in the exhibition in context with what was happening on a national, state, and local level.
- Related Web Site: University Art Gallery
- Contact Information:
Ann Marie Hayes-Hawkinson
- Source: Art Gallery