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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 Note from the Director

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).

Admission: Free

Contact: 309-794-7231 or
artmuseum@augustana.edu

Group tours: Available by appointment. For special accommodations, call 309-794-7711.

Galleries

About the collections

Paul A. Anderson Art History Collection

Thomas B. Brumbaugh Art History Collection

Kathy Bulucos Collection of African Art

Samuel and Ann Charters Collection

Olson-Brandelle Collection

Recent acquisitions

Publications

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

Recent:

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
Aug. 27-Oct. 18. This exhibition featured photographs of Native Americans by Swedish pioneer John Anderson (1869-1948).