Art Museum, USJ Presents: AGRI|CULTURE
The Art Museum will host a public opening reception for the exhibition Agri/Culture on Thursday, March 30 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
The exhibition features European and American paintings and prints that depict agricultural life, including works by Milton Avery, Edmund Blampied, and Thomas Nason. Selected works are accompanied by responses in poetry, music, and prose contributed by members of the University community. The works in this exhibition are drawn from the Art Museum’s permanent collection.
Agri/Culture will be on view through June 4, 2017. For more information, visit: www.usj.edu/artmuseum.
The Art Museum, located in Bruyette Athenaeum on USJ’s West Hartford campus at 1678 Asylum Avenue, is open Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.; and Sunday: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.; closed Monday.
Admission is free of charge.
Thomas Willoughby Nason (1889-1971). Ipswich Barns, 1930. Wood engraving, 8.6 x 13.7 cm. Art Museum, University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, Connecticut. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.