18952628_10154886527083759_7921857892862339226_n

Closed for the Summer

The Vicki Myhren Gallery is closed for the summer as we prepare for our next season of exhibitions. The 2018-19 season was just announced and all exhibition dates can be found on our homepage. Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. opens September 13th, and we look forward to seeing  you at the opening!

DSC_0010

Thread BFA Exhibition 2018

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 17th 5 – 8 pm We are pleased to announce our annual BFA show titled “Thread,” which features four senior BFA students Jeanette Chinelli, Ellen Kenston, Mikayla Michelson, and Ian Wagner. These soon to be graduates approach their practices with diverse materials and methods, utilizing mediums from printmaking to textiles to

Reserved for Loitering, Paul Shortt

Making Art / Making Community Opening

(Paul Shortt, Reserved for Loitering, South Compton St., St. Louis, MO, 2015)     Join us Thursday March 8th from 5-8pm for the opening of our newest exhibition Making Art / Making Community. This exhibition centers on artists using social bridging strategies in their artmaking through participatory experiments, humorous critiques, and collaborative craft. These artists

Lecture_one

Fieldworks Lecture 3

Join us for the last lecture in the Fieldworks Lecture Series with Dr. Scott Montgomery and Jennifer Ghormley this Wednesday 2/14 from 12-1pm!   Dr. Scott Montgomery is currently collaborating with Dan Obarski on a two-hour documentary film on the Family Dog Denver. It tells the colorful tale of interwoven storylines of psychedelic posters, lightshows, rock music,

fieldworks_2_web

Fieldworks Lecture 2

Come join us February 8th from 6-7pm for the next lecture in our Fieldworks Lecture Series. This week’s lecture duo is Brandon Siscoe and Kristin Stransky: Brandon Siscoe is a searcher, scavenger, and reverent re-presenter interested in positioning orphaned objects into a new psychological space. Siscoe dismantles the symbolic status of the object, interrupting established hierarchies

lecture1

Fieldworks Lecture One

Tonight February 1st, we are kicking off our Fieldworks Lecture Series at 6pm in the Vicki Myhren Gallery with Sarah Gjerston and Timothy Weaver!   Sarah Gjertson’s work focuses on historic nostalgia, American expectations of “womanhood”, and the utilization of sculpture to elicit feelings of longing or familiarity. Her research involves visits to historic town sites