College of Communication and the Arts

The Nexus Exhibition Events

The Nexus - Exhibits and events at the University of Toledo exploring the link between Art & Science



 

 

 

 

Exploring the link between Art & Science

ADMISSION FREE (all events)
*Check UT online for final event details at calendar.utoledo.edu

 

ARTISTS’ RECEPTION

Friday, February 1, 6 - 8 p.m.
CVA Main Gallery

LECTURES

Capturing Natural Night with Tyler Nordgren | Artist & Astronomer
Wednesday, February 13, 7 p.m. in Ritter Planetarium
Free event

The UT Department of Physics & Astronomy presents Tyler Nordgren, astronomer, educator, and artist from the University of the Redlands, who discusses his night photography in the National Parks and what we can learn about space from our natural world. 

Rosamond Purcell | Photographer & Artist
Thursday, February 28, 12 p.m. Noon in the Carlson Library Canaday Center (5th Floor)
This is a free event, followed by a free reception with refreshments provided. All are welcome!

The Massachusetts-based "doyenne of decay," collage artist and photographer Rosamond Purcell, will show and discuss her widely-exhibited work, which explores natural history, and the processes of the natural world. For more information about her work, visit rosamondpurcell.com.

 

EXHIBITS

Center for the Visual Arts Main Gallery
Through February 3

Evolving, experimental exhibition of student-created installations developed as they amass knowledge by critically examining their worlds in search of patterns and meaning.

Carlson Library First Floor (main campus)
January 14 throughout Spring Semester

Collection of student works: digitally created faux galaxies, 3D chimera art works developed with a MakerBot, and print works exploring cellular form.

Center for the Visual Arts Clement Gallery
February 15 - March 15

Exhibition of photographs by California-based astronomer, educator, and artist Tyler Nordgren showcases the uncommon richness and beauty of the wonders of the night sky. For more information about his work, visit tylernordgren.com.

CURRENT & UPCOMING EVENTS

RITTER PLANETARIUM

  • FAUX SPACE EXHIBIT
    Runs April 14 - Summer 2015

CVA MAIN GALLERY

  • READY-AT-HAND, PRESENT-AT-HAND
    August 4-October 3, 2015
    Reception: September 17, 6-9 p.m.
  • PIECE IT TOGETHER
    October 12-December 11, 2015
    Reception: October 15, 6-9 p.m.
  • CAST POP-UP EXHIBIT
    December 2015
  • GUEST ARTIST - HOLLY BRANSTER
    January 11-February 20, 2016
    Reception: January 21, 6 to 9 p.m.
  • JURIED STUDENT EXHIBITION
    February 29-March 18, 2016
    Drop-off dates: Feb. 15-16, 9a-5p
  • 2016 BFA EXHIBITION
    March 28-April 18, 2016
    Reception: TBS
  • WEARABLE CONDITIONS
    Friday, April 22, 2016

CLEMENT GALLERY SCHEDULE

  • Guest - Zachariah Szabo
    August 24-October 3, 2015
    Reception: September 17, 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Student Exhibition
    November 9-December 12, 2015
  • Guest - Daniel McInnis
    January 11-February 20, 2016
    Reception:
    January 21, 2016, 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Student Exhibition
    April 4-May 2, 2016

GALLERY HOURS

  • CVA Main Gallery
    Mon. - Sat. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Sun. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • CVA Clement Gallery
    Daily 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Carlson Library
    Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sun. 12 Noon to 8 p.m.
  • Sullivan Hall
    Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last Updated: 6/26/15