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.


Affect Effects
A Two-Person Exhibition featuring artworks
by Mark Rospenda and Megan Myers Schweitzer

Exhibition dates: Friday, September 5th - Friday, October 17th, 2014
Artists’ presentations and closing reception: Friday, October 17th, 5-7pm, talks starting at 5:30pm

Mark Rospenda lives and works in South Bend, IN, where he is Curator of Exhibitions and Collections at the South Bend Museum of Art. Rospenda received a BA in Art from DePaul University in 2000, and a MFA in Visual Art from the University of Chicago in 2006. His drawings and collages have been exhibited at the Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL; Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL; and the Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI.

Megan Myers Schweitzer, a Cincinnati artist and a designer at Emedia Designs, Schweitzer creates sculptures, installations, prints, and videos to express her interest in the primordial aspects of life and to investigate complex human emotions. In 2011, she graduated from Hanover College, earning a Bachelors of Art with a concentration in Business and a minor in Art History. Schweitzer completed a MFA in April 2014, from the University of Cincinnati's College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning.

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