Richard Barnes Artist Talk

Richard Barnes Artist Talk

6 PM October 23, 2019 Join us in Vicki Myhren Gallery in for an evening with Richard Barnes and Rupert Jenkins!   Richard Barnes is a New York-based photographer who has spent over two decades photographing archaeological digs and natural history museums-both institutions of knowledge that seek to preserve the past and mark immutable boundaries around natural truths. The lecture will be facilitated by Rupert Jenkins, former director of the Colorado Photographic Arts Center in Denver (2009 – 2015). Jenkin’s association with Barnes spans three decades and includes several projects at San Francisco Camerawork and also at Redline, Denver. Jenkins is...

Guided Meditation

Guided Meditation

Join guest host Katelyn Young in the gallery for a guided meditation session. Coffee and snacks are provided. Free and open to the public! RSVP by emailing us at vmgallery@du.edu.

Opening Reception

Opening Reception

 Vicki Myhren Gallery is happy to present the Fountain of Eudemonia, a solo exhibition of new work by Jing Qin created during her tenure as the 2021-2022 Phipps Teaching Artist in Residence at the School of Art and Art History. Join us for the opening reception April 14, 2022, at 5 – 8 PM. Light refreshments provided. Open to the public.

Opening Reception Postponed!

The Vicki Myhren Gallery is postponing the opening reception of Jing Qin: the Fountain of Eudemonia. The new opening reception date is April 14, 2022 from 5 -8 PM. We apologize for any confusion or inconvenience brought on by this change. To learn more about the exhibition and Qin, visit the exhibition webpage.

Exquisite Corpse Collage Workshop

Exquisite Corpse Collage Workshop

  Join us for an art workshop in the gallery! On Thursday November 11, 2021 we’ll be making exquisite corpse collages. Based on the surrealist tradition, this gamified form of art-making sees participants create a collective work of art, without viewing what those before them have created. RSVP by clicking on the button to email us and reserve your spot! Light refreshments will be provided. Free and open to the public. RSVP here  

Exquisite Corpse Collage Workshop

Exquisite Corpse Collage Workshop

Join VMG for a collaborative art making experience on Thursday, November 11, 2021 from 4:30 -5:30 PM. Based on the surealist of the exquisite corpse, or sometimes an exquisite cadeavor, this workshop will see participants create fantastical figures from recycled magazine and paper cut outs. We’ll be putting our own spin on the early 20th tradition, but check out some original exquisite corpses by famed artists like André Breton, Yves Tanguy, and Joan Miró on the Museum of Modern Art’s webpage on the subject. Light refreshments will be provided. Free and open to the public, though DU students should bring...