Art Museum News

01/29/2015
Professor Ann Wicks to speak at the Art Museum
Tuesday, February 3, 5:30 p.m. Figures in a Garden: The Ideal World in Chinese Art ~ Ann Barrott Wicks, Ph.D., Department of Art, Miami University Art historian Ann Barrott Wicks will explain the historical context and philosophical ideas underlying the work chosen for the exhibition of Chinese art at the Art Museum on view through June 27. She will highlight specific works from the show, recounting the surprising circumstances surrounding the acquisition and identification of some of the paintings.
01/27/2015
New Exhibitions Open Now at Miami's Art Museum
Three new exhibitions now open at the Miami University Art Museum. Spring Exhibitions include: Freedom Summer: A Student Response Exhibition Figures in a Garden: The Ideal World in Chinese Art [A CAPSTONE EXHIBITION] William McGee, Abstract Expressionist Ongoing exhibitions (Open January 27-June 27, 2015): Art History @ A Glance, Global Perspectives and The Charles M. Messer Liecca Camera Collection HOURS & INFO Our Galleries are CLOSED until Tuesday, January 27. We are FREE & OPEN to ALL
01/14/2015
Chocolate Meltdown Event ~ this Saturday
webslide1-chocolate-std-jan-2015.jpgEvent at the Oxford Community Arts Center to tempt your taste buds!
01/09/2015
visual arts @ miami ~ Spring 2015 issue released
spring-15-vaam-cover.pngDiscover visual arts exhibitions, programs and events happening at Miami University this January through May inside this bi-annual publication.
12/07/2014
Miami University Art Museum update
Thank you for visiting our Fall and Ongoing exhibitions. Our galleries are currently CLOSED for de-installation and installation of our upcoming Spring Exhibitions which open on Tuesday, January 27. Our sculpture park featuring nine unique works by well known artists is open year round.
11/05/2014
MUAM November 2014 e-News
Current exhibitions and upcoming programs at MUAM.
10/31/2014
The healing power of art becomes inspiration for museum exhibit
The simple actions of the stroke of a paintbrush or the click of a camera bring joy for many. For some, those paint strokes and pictures are therapy as well.
10/22/2014
MUAM October 2014 e-News
Current exhibitions and upcoming programs.
10/21/2014
An Artist's Life with Vascular Dementia
When vascular dementia took its hold on Harry Hansen, an award-winning artist and art professor, the disease stole much of his identity. After a hiatus from artistic creation, his wife and daughter inspired him to use art as a therapeutic method to regain a creative and intellectual quality of life that lay dormant for half a decade.