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Past Exhibitions and Events

Highlights from Past Exhibition Seasons, Visiting Artists and Events

Visiting artists and exhibition, Steve Rucker, Linda Herritt, Phyllis McGibbon, Harvey Breverman, Xu Bing, Mark Dion, Mary Jo Boles, Van McElwee, Burhan Dogancay, Annie Sprinkle, and Stefan Sagmeistok Keep up to date with exhibition photos and event updates available on our Facebook Page.

Previous Ohio University Art Gallery and Trisolini Gallery Exhibitions include shows by Mary Jo Boles, Annie Sprinkle, Stefan Sagmeister, Harvey Breverman, Sharon Louden, Tania El Khoury, Andrea Bowers, and more.

Check out our current season [pdf] or explore our visiting artists & scholars from past years.

Recent Exhibitions and Featured Artists



NEWS: Artist John Sims exhibition reception, lecture and panel discussion
NEWS: Visiting Artist A.L. Steiner


Amanda Williams  [January 28 - 29, 2016]   
Claire Pentecost [February 1-3, 2016]
Corinne Teed [February 23, 2016]

A.L. Steiner [February 17-18, 2016]

Bartholomew Ryan [March 10 - 11, 2016]

John Sims [March 17, 2016]

Kevin Krueger [March 29, 2016]

Russ Wrankle [April 28, 2016]

Stephan Sagmeister Photograph by John Madere

Stefan Sagmeister [September 2015]
NEWS: Visiting Artist/Graphic Designer Stefan Sagmeister Exhibition & Lecture

Garth Johnson [2015]

Travis Townsend Artist Lecture poster 2015
Visiting Artist Lecture by Travis Townsend, Nov 4, 2015


Travis Townsend  [November 2015]

Sarah Workneh  [December 2015]


Large Prints

September 8 - October 15, 2011
Ohio University Art Gallery

This exhibition, featuring large scale works from the Kennedy Museum of Art's Print Collection and does not only highlight the scale of the printmaking medium but also the richness of the images and technical skill masterfully created by renowned artists such as Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, George Segal, Nancy Graves and Elizabeth Murray.

Jim Dine: The Picture of Dorian Gray and Other Prints

September 8 – November 12, 2011
Trisolini Gallery

This exhibition features prints by artist Jim Dine from his various portfolios from Kennedy Museum of Art permanent collection.

Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens

November 4 -Jan 27, 2011
Trisolini Gallery

Ecosexuals in Love: Our PollenAmorous Relationship with the Earth, Sky and Sea. Artists Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens invented a new field of research they coined “Sexecology”

March 29 - April 13, 2011
Trisolini Gallery
Visiting Faculty Exhibition
Brian Benfer, Elizabeth Gerdeman, Carrie Lingscheit, Rachel Clark


July 18 - October 9, 2010
Trisolini Gallery
Ohio University Ceramics Invitational

Ceramics exhibition organized to highlight wood-fired ceramics. Invited artists are Dan Anderson, Brian Benfer, Birdie Boone, Josh Copus, Naomi Daglish, Ryan Greenheck, Brian Harper, Sam Hoffman, Pat Houston, Cary Hulin, Michael Hunt, Michael Kline, Brenda Lichman, Missy McCormick, Lindsay Oesterritter, Adam Posnak, Jane Shellenbarger, Dennis Siporski, Mackenzie Smith, Tara Wilson, Russel Wrankle.

Sept. 14 – Nov. 20, 2010
Ohio University Art Gallery
Burhan Dogancay: Urban Walls

Fascinated by urban walls, Turkish born artist Burhan Dogancay, captures the markings left by people as his subject matter. Using staples, wood and collage, Dogacay developed style that reflect upon the social, political and economical change. Paintings are from the Kennedy Museum of Art collection.

Sat, November 6, 2010, 2pm
Purple Wedding to the Appalachian Mountains
Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens

September 18 – November 14, 2010
Trisolini Gallery
Mark Dion: Collected Editions 1984-2009

Exhibition dates: January 12 - February 18, 2010
Ohio University Art Gallery
Rehearse, Rewind, Repeat: Photography, Video and Performance

February 18 – April 3, 2010
Trisolini Gallery
Danette Pratt: Biological Illustrations as Art


January 8 - February 21, 2009
Ohio University Art Gallery
From Sabbatical: Work by Robert Peppers, Marilyn Poeppelmeyer, Art Werger

April 3 - April 24, 2009
Trisolini Gallery
Visiting Faculty: Deborah Schwartzkopf
The Counterpoint of Practical and Capricious

February 5 – March 7, 2009
Ohio University Art Gallery
Nelson Hippolyte
Asphalt: Poetics of the Surface

February 5 – March 8, 2009
Trisolini Gallery