The Thompson Art Gallery features a variety of exhibitions throughout the academic
year. In addition to both solo and group shows, we also highlight our seniors' work with a Senior Thesis Exhibition at the end of the school year.
The gallery is open Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is closed some holidays.
Call for Gallery Proposals
Thompson Art Gallery invites established artists to submit a proposal
for solo exhibitions during the 2016-18 academic years. The exhibition
space is approximately 900 square feet with solo exhibitions typically
running for 4-6 week periods. The gallery committee will consider all
media. Art work will be insured by the university while on display.
Shipping costs will be the responsibility of the artist.
Gallery submissions should follow the guidelines below.
A complete proposal should include:
Artist statement (Word or PDF) labeled with last name. For example: Warhol_statement.pdf
CV (Word or PDF) labeled with last name. For example: Warhol_CV.pdf
images presented in Powerpoint or PDF file. Include information
(title, size, medium, year) for each image. Image file should contain artist name. For example: Warhol_Images.pdf or Warhol_Images.pptx
Deadline to apply is December 14, 2015.
Fall 2015- Spring 2016 Exhibition Schedule
August 28 – September 28 (Family Weekend September 25-27)
Sarah Nguyen, University of Central Missouri
Reception: September 25 6:30p.m.-8:30 p.m.
October 5 – October 26 (Homecoming October 23-25)
Reception: October 23rd 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.
November 3 – December 3 (Thanksgiving November 25-29; Classes end December 8)
America Now and Here
A collection of photographic images by Vik Muniz, Andres Serrano, Sally Mann, Eric Fischl and others. This exhibition is
being featured during the Southeast Regional Society for Photographic
Education (SPE) conference, which will be held in Greenville Nov. 6-8,
at the Fine Arts Center. Furman University is a sponsor of the SPE conference.
January 11 – February 10 (Classes begin January 11)
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Mollie Oblinger, Wisconsin – multimedia
Reception: February 8th 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.
February 15 – March 15
Jonathan McFarland, University of Kentucky
March 17 – April 7 (Easter Break March 25-28)
Armin Muhsam, NW Missouri State Univ.
Reception: April 6th 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.
April 11 – May 7 (Engaged Day April 12; Classes End April 26)
Reception: April 12 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.