Augustana Teaching Museum of Art
The Augustana Teaching Museum of Art serves the college and community through art collection, preservation and exhibition. It provides a valuable component to an Augustana liberal arts education through study, teaching and research using original art.
A Senior Art History Exhibition on Whistler and His Contexts, and the 12-artist Senior Art Exhibition highlighted the variety of art at Augustana.
Museum location: Centennial Hall, northwest corner of of 7th Ave. and 38th St., Rock Island, Ill.
Hours: Noon to 4 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays when classes are in session (September-May).
Contact: by email or at 309-794-7231
Group tours: By appointment. For special accommodations, call 309-794-7711.
Paul A. Anderson Art History Collection
Thomas B. Brumbaugh Art History Collection
Kathy Bulucos Collection of African Art
Samuel and Ann Charters Collection
A Different Way of Seeing: Swedish Art from the Charters Collection
Sept. 5-Oct. 25, 2014
This exhibition celebrates a recent major donation by Sam and Ann Charters of nearly 100 19th- and 20th-century Swedish artworks. A variety of media is represented, including paintings, works on paper, sculpture and textiles.
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