The Greiner Art Gallery at Hanover College

The Greiner Art Gallery provides the community with visual art exhibtions featuring 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.

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, during special events in the CFA, and by appointment.

Please contact the Gallery Director Leticia Bajuyo for addtitional information about the gallery or to make an appointment to see the show outside of gallery hours. email: or office phone: 812.866.7338

Greiner Art Gallery - 2014-2015 exhibition schedule

sept 2014

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.

Fall Student Art Showcase
A group exhibiton featuring artworks selected by the Studio Art faculty from the courses being taught this semester. This Fall 2014 Student Art Showcase includes artworks from:
· Drawing 1
· Basic Design
· Ceramics 1 and 2
· Figure Drawing 1 and 2
· Contemporary Art Practices

Exhibition Dates: Saturday, October 25 - Saturday, November 8
There will be a reception for this exhibition on Friday, November 7th.

Senior Art History Major Co-curatorial Exhibition
This special exhibition will feature selections from the Hanover College private art collection and will be co-curated by the senior Art History majors: Victoria Spain, Emily Bumgardner, Amanda Waltz, and Vaughn Smith.

Exhibition Dates: Saturday, November 15 - Friday, December 5th
Reception: Friday, November 21st, 5-7pm

Land Report is a group exhibition featuring five artists who deal with landscape in fundamental ways and as a foundational reference point.

Exhibition dates: Monday, January 5th - Friday, February 6th, 2015
Artists’ presentations and closing reception: Friday, February 6th, 5-7pm, talks starting at 5:30pm

Jason S. Brown considers the politics of mountaintop removal in his construction of objects and installations using coal and hidden light sources.

Brian R. Jobe crafts meeting places for public interaction through the delineation of pathways between stacked bricks and cinderblocks.

David L. Jones responds to desert environments with model scale sculpture and stop-motion animation.

Patrick Kikut incorporates a lifelong interest in the horizon line in paintings with flat Midwestern landscapes as his muse.

Shelby Shadwell examines landforms from a non-traditional lens by creating mountains out of matchbooks and making diapers appear monumental.

2015 High School Invitational Showcase
For this exhibition, the art teachers from three regional highschools will select artworks from their students to display in the Hanover College Greiner Art Gallery. This year the three programs that will be on exhibit include Batesville High School, Madison Consolidated High School, and Shawe Memorial High School.

The Selected student artworks from the high school will be installated by students in the Hanover College Museum and Installation Studies course.
Exhibition Dates: Monday, February 16th - Saturday, March 14th

Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition
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.
Exhibition Dates: Monday, March 30th - Friday, April 10th
Closing reception and Gallery Talks: Friday, April 10th, 5-7pm, talks starting at 5:30pm

May Exhibition
HC Studio Art Faculty Exhibition featuring artworks by Deb Whistler and Rick Lostutter

Deb Whistler
M.F.A. University of Cincinnati, Printmaking
B.F.A. Miami University of Ohio

Rick Lostutter
M.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design, Graphic Design
B.F.A. Indiana University, Bloomington

Exhibition Dates: Friday, May 1st - Friday, May 22nd
Reception: TBA