Gallery of Art | University of Northern Iowa

Upcoming Events

Lectures and Research Presentations

January 24 | 6:00 p.m. | Location: KAB 111

Lecture: Paul Valadez

A Lecture and Performance by Paul Valadez titled "The Potlatch Project, the Artwork of Paul Valadez,” which is presented in association with the exhibition An Art Collection Travelogue.

January 25 | 3:00 p.m. | Location: Lobby, Kamerick Art Building South

Reception for "Being Seen," Showcase Exhibition

Showcase exhibition, UNI Gallery of Art. Reception: Friday, Jan. 25 at 3:00 p.m. "Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person," which runs January 14 – February 18. Featuring portraits of the residents of Country View, a Waterloo nursing home facility. Led by Department of Art Instructor Alexandra Dooley, UNI painting students worked on site at Country View gaining insight into their subjects’ lives through shared conversation. Each work on display represents a different resident and celebrates portraiture as an act of seeing and being seen. Special thanks to UNI’s Service Learning Institute and Ellen Whitehead, Director of Recreation at Country View.

March 13 | 6:00 p.m. | Location: KAB 111

Juror's Lecture: T.J. Dedeaux-Norris

The juror for this year's “Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition” is T.J. Dedeaux-Norris, Assistant Professor of Art from the School of Art and Art History at University of Iowa in Iowa City. Dedeaux-Norris will make a selection from approximately 300 student entries and choose a number of merit awards and honorable mentions. Dedeaux-Norris (fka, Tameka Jenean Norris) was born in Guam and received her B.A. in African American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2010 and her M.F.A. in painting and printmaking from Yale University in 2012.

March 27 | 6:00 p.m. | Location: UNI Gallery of Art, KAB 113

Concert: Electro-Thingamajig

Featuring Jeffrey Funderburk, Sandy Nordahl, and special guest Peter Hamlin. A concert of improvisatory music that utilizes a variety of electronic instruments, electronically produced sounds, and computer controlled acoustic instruments. This trio last performed at the Gallery five years ago. We welcome them back.