FOR RELEASE: September 10, 2013
CONTACT: Gregory Shook, 410-626-2539
The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College welcomes families and the community to the opening reception of the “Karl Schrag: Memories and Premonitions” exhibition on view from August 28 through October 16. As part of the opening reception, Art Educator Lucinda Edinberg will lead a tour of the “Karl Schrag” exhibition followed by a hands-on workshop on September 22 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
The first major examination of Karl Schrag’s work since his death in 1995, the exhibition is curated by Domenic Iacono, director of the Syracuse University Art Galleries, and features 70 original works of art by the influential artist including paintings, prints, and drawings. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Collection.
For more information: 410-626-2556 or www.stjohnscollege.edu/mitchellgallery
Exhibit-related events for “Karl Schrag: Memories and Premonitions”
September 11 Art Express. Art Educator Lucinda Edinberg will give lunchtime gallery talk on the “Karl Schrag” exhibition from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m.
September 18 Lecture. Domenic Iacono, director of Syracuse University Art Galleries, will give a lecture titled “Karl Schrag and Atelier 17” at 7:30 p.m.
September 22 Opening Reception and Family Program. Art Educator Lucinda Edinberg will lead a tour of the “Karl Schrag” exhibition followed by a hands-on workshop from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
October 3 Book Club. Join members of the Mitchell Gallery Book Club for a docent tour of the “Karl Schrag” exhibition followed by a discussion of a related book from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Registration is required. Contact Kathy Dulisse at 410-626-2530.
October 8 Seminar. St. John’s tutor David Townsend and artist Ebby Malmgren will lead a seminar related to the exhibition at 7 p.m. Space is limited. Registration is required. Call 410-626-2556 to register.
October 13 Sunday Afternoon Tour. Art Educator Lucinda Edinberg will lead a tour of the “Karl Schrag” exhibition at 3 p.m.
"Nor do I hear in my imagination the parts successively, I hear them all at once. What a delight this is! All this inventing, this producing, takes place in a pleasing, lively dream"