Previous Exhibitions 2014

Alison Ouellette-Kirby's "Longest Way Round, Shortest Way Home" (detail)
Alison Ouellette-Kirby's "Longest Way Round, Shortest Way Home" (detail)

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Dan Rule: Object Lesson

Aug. 28 - Oct. 3, 2014

Ambiguous drawings, prints, animations and digital media that allow for exploration and interpretation.

To learn more about Dan Rule and his artwork, visit cargocollective.com/danrule.

Tammie Rubin: Lingering & Longing

Aug. 28 - Oct. 3, 2014

Clay assemblages of fanciful objects, both familiar and alien.

To learn more about Tammie Rubin and her work, visit tammierubin.com.

Terri Shay: Organic Color and Form

Aug. 28 - Oct. 3, 2014

Paintings meant to amuse, intrigue, and foster curiosity and mystery through organic movement.

Belleville Bicentennial Exhibition: 200

July 3 - Aug. 14, 2014

An exhibition of items on loan from Belleville area residents and organizations that tell the story of Belleville's 200 years.

Presented by the Belleville Bicentennial History and Archives Committee, including the William and Florence Schmidt Art Center, St. Clair County Historical Society, the Labor and Industry Museum, Belleville Historical Society, Gustave Koerner House Committee and St. Clair County Genealogical Society.

Andrea Hoelscher: Photographs

July 3 - Aug. 14, 2014

Photographs of arranged fruits and vegetables that suggest symbolism, beauty, and character.

Closing reception held on August 14, from 6 - 8 p.m.

SWIC Student Art Show

April 17 - May 15, 2014

Our annual exhibition of artwork by Southwestern Illinois College art students.

Award Winners

Art Book Awards

Kailey Kirkley Heavy Burdens 
Monica Pollard Joo-bee Man
Chryslina Schlichter Red Vase 
Sabrina Stinson Bike Trip

Krueger Pottery Award

Bree Piper Red Earth

The Noisivelvelt.com Award

Ashley Sobczak Groceries

Gateway East Artist Guild Award

Roberta Howard Sesquicentennial Crossings 
Emalee Shubert Lions, and Tigers, and Pears! Oh My!

SWIC Adjunct Faculty Union Award

Chance Green 100

SWIC Art Club Award

Zachary Carril Withheld 
James Cole Soft Box 
Deborah Voudrie Enlightened Portal 
Samantha Kalika Growth

Visual Arts Committee Awards

Nate Chilton Tunnel 
Mary Rhein Crawling Shino Mugs 
Tyler Robinson 1920s Skyline

Midwest Salute to the Arts Festival Committee


Betty Horschler Synapse  
Don Fizer Carved Vase

Artisan Guild of Southern Illinois

Kevin Feuerhelm Blue 
Nathan Lowe Organism

Maetta and Sam Gray Award

Lorraine Cange Stacks

Kiwanis Club Award

Rachel Lauko Transparency 
Jacquelyn Crockett Wearable Art

Doug and Darlene Eskra Arete Purchase Award

Marilyn Perez M the Madd Hatter

Kellerman Memorial Award

 Karley Mills Colors

The Dean's Award

 Cheyne Carroll Endless Possibilities

Presidential Purchase Award

Nathan Lowe Organism 
Roberta Howard Sesquicentennial Crossings 
Marsha Mousette Artisan

High School Student Art Show

March 20 - April 3, 2014

 More than 170 works of art by area high school students and Congressman William Enyart's Congressional Competition.

Opening reception is March 20, 6-8 p.m., with an award ceremony at 7 p.m.

Participating Schools

Althoff Catholic
Belleville Township HS East
Belleville Township HS West
Carbondale
Carterville
Collinsville
Columbia
East St. Louis
Gibault Catholic
Highland

Lebanon
Marion
Marissa
Mascoutah
O'Fallon Township
Okawville
Steeleville
Triad
Valmeyer

Alison Ouellette-Kirby: Home from Work to Find Your Spaniel Turned Into a Wolf

Jan. 16 - Feb. 27, 2014

Sculptures of Monopoly houses that challenge what constitutes a home.

 alisonouellette-kirby.com

Ken Konchel: Architecture: Out of Context

Jan. 16 - Feb. 27, 2014

Photographs that raise awareness of architecture as fine art.

kenkonchelphoto.com