Washington State College President Ernest O. Holland was able to acquire close to 100 artworks that eventually became a founding collection for the future university’s Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.
Over the course of 30 days, 30 paintings will be highlighted, starting Tuesday, May 26. Viewers will find in depth stories from the museum curator and collection experts about select artworks from the exhibition.
“Ambiente432” consists of 12 motion-responsive resonator horns suspended from the ceiling and organized in strategic configurations. It was created specifically for WSU by the ground-breaking composer and sculptor Trimpin.
Join On the Boards Executive Director Betsey Brock and Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Executive Director Robin Held for a screening of Teatro Línea de Sombra’s performance “Amarillo,” with an introduction by Brock about the innovative platform OtB.tv.
On view at the museum from Aug. 27 to March 14, the exhibition features unique prints of extraordinary complexity from the renowned American artist Polly Apfelbaum.
On view at the museum from Aug. 20-Dec. 14, this five-channel video work is a meditation on humankind’s strained relationship with nature, where forces of good and evil vie for control of the land.
Early results indicate effective new way to combat honeybee colony collapse crisis.
The Henry Luce Foundation has given WSU’s Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art a $270,000 grant in support of the creation of a Collections and Learning Gallery.
A veteran curator and accomplished fundraiser with 20 years of experience in the Seattle arts community, Held will start Aug. 7.
Patti Hirahara donated more than 2,000 photos taken by her father and grandfather while in a WWII Japanese American incarceration camp.