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Bondy Lectures on Staniar Gallery Exhibit

Grid by Barb Bondy.2012, 8 x 10 inches, inkjet print

Drawings and photographs by Barb Bondy and works by Washington and Lee students from the Spring Term tour in Italy will be on display during October.

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Student Researchers Travel the World to Preserve Iconic Paintings

A team of students traveled between France, Norway and Denmark this summer to determine why certain pigments in iconic paintings are fading, and to determine how to stop the process.

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Painting Exhibition Opens Staniar Gallery’s New Season

To begin its 2013-14 season, Washington and Lee's Staniar Gallery will present paintings by California artist Gina Werfel.

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Exhibition "Observable Traits" Open In McCarthy Gallery until August 28

Doug Norman, "Distressed Beauty," Oil on Panel, 11x14

"Observable Traits," an exhibit by Jason Clary and Doug Norman, is on display in McCarthy Gallery in Holekamp Hall at Washington and Lee University. It will run until August 28.

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W&L's Lepage Chosen for European Art Seminar

Andrea Lepage

Andrea Lepage, assistant professor of art history at Washington and Lee University, is one of 21 faculty members from around the country chosen to participate in a special week-long seminar on Teaching European Art in context. The Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) selected Lepage for the seminar, which will be held at the High Museum […]

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Exhibition “Portraits of Places” Open in Williams Gallery until May 25

Artist: Bill White; "Reflections," 30x24, oil on canvas

“Portraits of Places,” paintings, photographs and drawings by artists Jan Knipe, Jim Knipe, Linda White and Bill White, are on exhibit in Williams Gallery in Huntley Hall on the campus of Washington and Lee University

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Paintings from Cheech Marin's Collection at Staniar Gallery

Cheech Marin

Comedian, actor, director and art collector Cheech Marin will lecture on the exhibition of paintings from his collection of Chicano art on Monday, April 22, at Washington and Lee University.

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W&L Paintings Star in Colonial Williamsburg Exhibition

“Martha Dandridge Custis (Washington),” by John Wollaston, 1757

Five paintings from Washington and Lee's art collection are featured in a major exhibition of Southern paintings at Colonial Williamsburg’s DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum.

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W&L's King Curates Major Atlanta Art Exhibit

Washington and Lee art history professor Elliott King, curator of an exhibition on Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, examines one of the paintings at Atlanta's High Museum.

Washington and Lee art history professor Elliott King is the curator of an exhibition at Atlanta's High Museum of Art on the work of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.

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W&L Marks Centennial of President Custis Lee's Death Today, Feb. 18

President Custis Lee

Today, Feb. 18, 2013, marks the 100th anniversary of the death of George Washington Custis Lee (1832-1913), who served as president of Washington and Lee University from 1871 to 1897. He succeeded in that office his father, Robert E. Lee. A commemoration will be observed at Lee Chapel today from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A spray of flowers […]

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