Contemporary Art Exhibits

Dale Threlkeld: End of Illusion

July 13, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Dale Threlkeld is an American artist whose lineage goes back generations to the earliest days of this nation. His early years were spent in the mid-west on farms and racetracks. His father had been a jockey and made a living later training and racing... Learn More »

 

Elizabeth Lillian LaBarge: Surgery of the Spectacle

May 18, 2014 - August 24, 2014

The exhibition title is a riff off of Guy Debord’s 1967 book entitled The Society of the Spectacle. The Spectacle can be defined as a visually striking performance, display, or collection of images. Debord theorizes that the spectacle, when combined with advanced capitalism and... Learn More »

 

Four Decades of Abstraction

September 25, 2011 - September 28, 2014

The exhibition features the finest examples of abstract art from the Castellani Art Museum's permanent collection. Abstract art is non-representational – often it does not depict an identifiable object. But like representational styles it does convey messages all the same. Abstract artists use color, brush... Learn More »