Exhibitions

Judy Pfaff: Drawings Thick & Thin

Judy Pfaff: Drawings Thick & Thin

August 30 - November 11, 2016

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA World-renowned installation artist Judy Pfaff redefines the medium of drawing in this survey exhibition that will showcase a continuum of media ... read more

Theories of the Earth: Lauren Fensterstock and Beth Lipman

Theories of the Earth: Lauren Fensterstock and Beth Lipman

January 28 - April 9, 2016

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA A dynamic two-person exhibition of sculpture, drawings, photographs, and video by nationally acclaimed artists Beth Lipman and Lauren Fenstersto... read more

The Beast of Broken Sleep: Johnny Adimando

The Beast of Broken Sleep: Johnny Adimando

October 23 - December 16, 2015

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Adimando is fascinated with sleep, a vulnerable state we spend nearly one-third of our lives in, despite our human need for control. The works c... read more

Tiger in the Living Room: Shelley Reed

Tiger in the Living Room: Shelley Reed

October 23 - December 16, 2015

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Reed draws largely on 17th- and 18th-century European paintings and prints for her source material. Using photographs of these works from art hi... read more

Unsettled: One Hundred Years War of Resistance </br>by Cedric Nunn

Unsettled: One Hundred Years War of Resistance
by Cedric Nunn

September 1 - October 17, 2015

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA This exhibition by acclaimed South African photographer Cedric Nunn dealt with the nine wars that Xhosa people were subjected to between 1779 a... read more

Johannesburg in Print

Johannesburg in Print

September 1 - October 17, 2015

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA This exhibition featured a selection of contemporary works on paper made by artists working at the David Krut Workshop (DKW) in Johannesburg, So... read more

Inner & Outer Space

Inner & Outer Space

January 20 - February 26, 2014

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA "Inner & Outer Space" is the third in a four-part series of exhibitions exploring connections between science and art.  So much of our ... read more

The Observant Eye

The Observant Eye

March 5 - April 15, 2014

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA "The Observant Eye" closes out a four-part series of exhibitions exploring connections between science and art.  The scientist observes the... read more

The Order of the Universe

The Order of the Universe

October 16 - December 13, 2013

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA "The Order of the Universe" is the second installment in a four-part series of exhibitions exploring connections between science and art.  ... read more

Nature Talks Back

Nature Talks Back

August 24 - October 5, 2013

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA In recognition of Wheaton's new award-winning Mars Center for Science and Technology, "Nature Talks Back" kicks off a four-part series of exhibi... read more

Blood Memory: A View From the Second Generation<br>by Lisa Rosowsky

Blood Memory: A View From the Second Generation
by Lisa Rosowsky

January 21 - March 7, 2014

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Using fabric, photographs, and wood, multi-disciplinary artist Lisa Rosowsky mines her experience as a member of the so-called "s... read more

Vivian Maier: A Woman's Lens

Vivian Maier: A Woman's Lens

October 6 - December 18, 2013

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Since the discovery of her negatives in a Chicago storage locker in 2007, Vivian Maier (1926-2009) has garnered international att... read more

Family Matters: Three Generations of Women<br>by Suzanne Hodes

Family Matters: Three Generations of Women
by Suzanne Hodes

June 19 - September 25, 2013

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Waltham-based artist and activist Suzanne Hodes' paintings, drawings, and prints collectively examine the legacy of three generat... read more

Coming Home: Portraits of Jewish Women <br> by Yishay Garbasz

Coming Home: Portraits of Jewish Women
by Yishay Garbasz

April 30 - June 14, 2013

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Berlin-based, Israeli artist Yishay Garbasz, the fifth annual Hadassah-Brandeis Institute Artist-in-Residence, completed a three-... read more

Drawing Out of Bounds: Wheaton Biennial 2013

Drawing Out of Bounds: Wheaton Biennial 2013

February 27 - April 13, 2013

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Wheaton's inaugural Biennial showcased the work of 54 artists from 19 states and one foreign country whose work explores the boundaries of drawi... read more

Embedded Legacies: Lydia Kann Nettler

Embedded Legacies: Lydia Kann Nettler

October 2, 2012 - January 14, 2013

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Lydia Kann Nettler creates environments made of paper and paper products. Her site-specific installations of sculptural and charc... read more

Karen Moss: Off-Kilter

Karen Moss: Off-Kilter

January 22 - March 22, 2012

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Karen Moss looks to the roots of our society’s problems using pop culture imagery, imaginative drawing, and text, among oth... read more

New England Animation All-Stars

New England Animation All-Stars

October 15 - November 20, 2012

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Fifteen animators from New England share film, video, and animated sculptures, along with the process materials—drawings, puppets, models... read more

Duende: The Art of Anthony Quinn

Duende: The Art of Anthony Quinn

October 26 - December 29, 2012

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA Best known for his roles in more than 160 films, television programs, and theater productions--earning him two Academy Awards and six nominations--Anthony Q... read more

Sitelines

Sitelines

August 27 - October 5, 2012

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Sitelines brings together five women artists working in a range of media—collage, sculpture, drawing, painting, and artist bo... read more

Convergence: 10 Years of Artistic Excellence at the WSRC

Convergence: 10 Years of Artistic Excellence at the WSRC

May 30 - September 14, 2012

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University To celebrate the Women's Studies Research Center's (WSRC) 10-year anniversary, the Kniznick Gallery presents a juried exhibition ... read more

Occupy Sanhedrin: Sarah Zell Young

Occupy Sanhedrin: Sarah Zell Young

March 29 - May 18, 2012

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University On March 12, 2012, the Kniznick Gallery welcomed the fourth annual Hadassah-Brandeis Institute (HBI) Artist-in-Residence, Sarah ... read more

Ken Aptekar: Look Again

Ken Aptekar: Look Again

February 6 - April 14, 2012

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA Aptekar carefully mines the works of other artists—from Old Master painters to Edward Hopper and Philip Gustonâ€&r... read more

The Art of Intellectual Community: <br>Early Modern Objects and Pedagogy

The Art of Intellectual Community:
Early Modern Objects and Pedagogy

November 11 - December 9, 2011

Beard & Weil Galleries, Wheaton College, Norton, MA In conjunction with the New England Renaissance Conference, this exhibition will present objects from the Wheaton College Permanent Collection. ... read more

BLUE: Naoe Suzuki

BLUE: Naoe Suzuki

January 12 - March 2, 2012

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Naoe Suzuki's psychologically complex works on paper reference imagery from circus animals and water to medical abnormalities and... read more

Embodied: Laurie Kaplowitz and Stacy Latt Savage

Embodied: Laurie Kaplowitz and Stacy Latt Savage

October 11 - December 20, 2011

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University Painter Laurie Kaplowitz and sculptor Stacy Latt Savage share a conviction in the female form's expressive potential in contempor... read more

Baggage

Baggage

July 22 - August 20, 2011

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA Baggage is what we carry when we travel, and what we bring to relationships. Baggage contains belongings and our emotions. It gets dragged, lugged, carried ... read more

Floors & Ceilings

Floors & Ceilings

June 1 - September 23, 2011

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University "Floors & Ceilings" is a juried exhibition of original work by nine Brandeis students, the first show of its kind at the Wom... read more

Drift

Drift

May 27 - June 18, 2011

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA One can drift from one culture to another, from one thought to the next, from reality to daydreaming. Many cultures and traditions believe that one's spiri... read more

Nesting

Nesting

February 4 - March 5, 2011

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA Through ceramics, collage, painting, and encaustic, these three artists explore the natural world and the human condition. All creatures need to nest, and ... read more

No Man's Land: The Women of Mexico<br>Photographs by Dana Romanoff

No Man's Land: The Women of Mexico
Photographs by Dana Romanoff

September 20 - December 16, 2010

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University "No Man's Land: The Women of Mexico," an exhibition of color photographs by Dana Romanoff, explores the changing role of women l... read more

In a New Light: Selected Works<br> from the WSRC Permanent Collection

In a New Light: Selected Works
from the WSRC Permanent Collection

July 15 - August 31, 2010

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University The Women’s Studies Research Center is home to a robust collection of artistic creations by national and international art... read more

Out of Order

Out of Order

June 4 - July 10, 2010

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA Look around: our world just doesn’t make sense much of the time. Although we strive for order, rules are constantly broken and systems fail. Despite ... read more

Tear/Repair by Andi Arnovitz

Tear/Repair by Andi Arnovitz

February 23 - April 26, 2010

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University In Tear/Repair (kriah/ichooi), Hadassah-Brandeis Institute Artist-in-Residence Andi Arnovitz exhibited a series of garments, fabr... read more

Science of Art: Recent Work <br>by Guhapriya Ranganathan and Nancy Selvage

Science of Art: Recent Work
by Guhapriya Ranganathan and Nancy Selvage

April 28 - June 30, 2010

Kniznick Gallery, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University "Science of Art" showcased the work of two Boston-area artists who rely on scientific investigation and data to inform their crea... read more