Exhibits Calendar

Anderson Sculpture Garden

South of Morrill Hall, free, 4-3342.

Brunnier Art Museum

Scheman Building, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, $3 donation suggested, 4-3342.

  • "Parallels: The Architecture of Impermanence," features paintings by Joe Patrick, Jan. 17 through July 30.
    Artist lecture, Apr. 5, 7 p.m.
  • "Creative by Nature," the Bohan Collection of Inuit Art, Jan. 17 through July 30.
  • "Challenging Taste: Art Nouveau in the Decorative Arts," features American and European versions of Art Nouveau, through July 30, 2017.
  • "Decidedly Collectable," features state patterns in the Iowa Quester Glass Collection, through July 30, 2017.

Christian Petersen Art Museum

Morrill Hall, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, $3 donation suggested, 4-9500.

  • "RED," an exploration of the cultural and aesthetic diversity of the color red, Jan. 9 through Aug. 4.
  • "Commissioning a Collection: 75 Years of Public Art," a history of ISU's public art collection, ongoing.
  • "The People's College: the Morrill Act and Iowa State," a comprehensive historic timeline will be installed on the walls of the ground floor hallway that leads through Morrill Hall, ongoing.

Design on Main Gallery

203 Main St., Exhibition hours: 2-5 p.m. daily, Thursday-Saturday (515) 708-2825.

  • "Gotham," Michael Corones' exhibition featuring black-and-white images of New York City, begins Jan. 6th.
  • "Earth as Art," features images fusing art and science, Feb 2-26.

Farm House Museum

Central campus, Noon-4 p.m., Monday-Friday, free, $3 donation suggested, 4-3342.

Gallery 181

College of Design, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, free, 4-7428.

Parks Library

Special Collections, 403 Parks Library, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, free, 4-6672.

  • “For Married Students: Building a Community in Pammel Court, 1946-1978," features Pammel Court residences once situated on the north edge of campus, curated by History Asst. Prof. Mark Barron and 481X students, Jan. 18 through May 5.
  • Online exhibits: http://archives.lib.iastate.edu/.

Lobby, 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Sunday; 7:30 a.m.-2 a.m. Monday-Thursday; 7:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, free, 4-6672.

Memorial Union


Memorial Union, free, phone 6-6848 for viewing hours.

  • "Works Complete and Other Fictions," paintings by Des Moines artist John Phillip Davis, through March 26, 2017.
Pioneer Room

Memorial Union, free, phone 6-6848 for viewing hours between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m.

  • "Art Inspired," featured works by ISU students, selected by juror Jonathan Castro, through March 20.
Multicultural Center, Memorial Union

Memorial Union, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free, 4-0971.

  • "The Students of Urban Leadership," photographs by of student activismJami Milne, through June 2017.

Reiman Gardens Conservatory

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, $8 (youth $4, free for members), 4-2710.

  • "Petals & Parasols," a display featuring colorful umbrellas and vibrant blossoms, Jan. 13 through April 23.

Textiles and Clothing Museum, Mary Alice Gallery

1015 Morrill Hall, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday; and Saturday, April 9, 1-4 p.m., free, 4-7474.

  • "Our Favorite Things: Celebrating 10 years and 30+ Exhibits," features staff and faculty favorites from over the past ten years, through April 8.