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.
Quad Cities residents are eager to engage with the arts, writes museum director Preston Thayer.
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: 309-794-7231 or
Group tours: Available 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
March 11-May 16: Art History Senior Exhibition: Whistler and His Contexts
March 11-April 17: Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition
April 3: Design99, a Detroit-based design team, will talk about using art to revitalize urban neighborhoods. Public welcome. Event begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Denkmann Memorial Building's Wallenberg Hall.
April 29-May 25: Studio Art and Graphic Design Senior Exhibition
Rosebud Sioux: A Lakota People in Transition