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
Through May 16: Art History Senior Exhibition: Whistler and His Contexts
Through April 17: Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition
April 29-May 25: New Departures: Senior Show
Video: Design99, a Detroit-based design team, visited April 3 to talk about using art to revitalize urban neighborhoods.
Rosebud Sioux: A Lakota People in Transition