Welcome to the Art & Art History Department and Greiner Art Gallery Website

The Department of Art and Art History at Hanover College offers a major and a minor in each area: Studio Art and Art History. The small student-to-faculty ratios ensure individual attention to discover their strength while the creative and nurturing environment encourages students can inspire one another.

The Greiner Art Gallery at Hanover College provides the community with visual art exhibtions in a professional setting. Each year, the exhibition season features a diverse line-up of artists and artistic styles. The gallery also offers opportunities to get to know the artists through a series of Special Events including demonstrations, lectures, and seminars.

The HC Greiner Art Gallery presents:

2015 Greiner Art Competition & Purchase Award

Exhibition dates: Tuesday, March 17 - Friday, March 20th

Every year a purchase award is given to a Hanover student for an outstanding artwork. The selected piece will become part of the private art collection of Hanover College and displayed on campus. The jurors are faculty and staff members from other disciplines outside the Art Department.


Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: Monday, March 30th - Saturday, April 11th
Reception: Friday, April 10th, 5-7pm with gallery talks at 5:30pm.

This exhibition features artworks by the senior Studio Art majors. This exhibition will represent months of designing and creating by the senior Studio Art majors. It is both a pre-professional experience and a part of the Studio Art Senior Thesis.


Located in the lobby of the Lynn Center for Fine Arts Building, the gallery is open to the public during exhibitions Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.