Current Exhibitions

The Gage Family Art Gallery

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September 3 – October 25, 2013

John Ready

Ready’s sculptures and works on paper function as interventions, questioning the nature and value of objects within continually fluxing ecologies.

Reception: Sat., Oct. 5, 1 – 5 p.m. – Part of the Fall Art Tour!

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November 8 - December 19, 2013

Love is more talked about than surrendered to (for Charles Wright)

Charles Matson Lume

What barriers do we create to inhibit our access to the things that will provide meaning and fulfillment in our lives? Lume’s installation explores systems that limit illumination despite our desires that state otherwise.

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January 13 – March 7, 2014

Spirit / Matter

This group exhibition explores the dialectic of spirit and matter through work on and with paper.  Artists include Anna Boyer, Monica Edwards Larson, Wendy Fernstrum and Regula Russelle.

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April – May, 2014

Senior Art Exhibition

This group exhibition highlights the artistic achievements

of the graduating art majors and minors of 2013-14.

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May 16 – August 17, 2014

The Last Resort

Andrea Murrill

The Last Resort is a photographic documentation of mom and pop resorts in the Brainerd Lakes Area of Minnesota. The imagery explores the decline and abandonment of the closed and neglected resort properties.

The Christensen Center Art Gallery

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September 3 - October 25, 2013

John Ready

Ready’s sculptures and works on paper function as interventions, questioning the nature and value of objects within continually fluxing ecologies.

Reception: Sat., Oct. 5, 1 – 5 p.m. - Part of the Fall Art Tour!

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November 8 - December 19, 2013

Weather Report

Andrzej Maciejewski

Weather Report features a series of photographs depicting exactly the same place in Moscow, Ontario over the course of a year. Taken using a 6’x6’x10’ walk-in Camera Obscura, the photos capture the elusive and volatile phenomenon of weather and constant change.

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January 13 – March 7, 2014

Alyssa Baguss

Like a botanical illustrator, Baguss’s drawings portray pieces of our technological history and articulate a time between the innovation of the past and the allure of promises from the future. Through careful rendering she gives these soon to be extinct, dead and obsolete tech parts something they do not have, more time.

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April – May, 2014

All-Student Juried Show

This annual student art exhibition features artwork produced by students at Augsburg over the past year.

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May 16 – August 17, 2014

Michael Dvorak

Dvorak’s photographic series documents the community of the Schwartzentruber Amish in Southeast Minnesota, a group that lives far removed from modern society, though sometimes not as far as expected.