Art & Design and Art History Department

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 if you would like any addtitional information about the gallery, the exhibitions, 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
Selected student artworks from the Fall term Studio Art courses

Exhibition Dates: Friday, October 24th - Friday, October 31st

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.
Exhibition Dates: Friday, November 7th to Friday, December 5th
Reception: TBA

Land Report
A group exhibition of five artists five deal with landscape in fundamental ways and as a foundational reference point.

Jason S. Brown - Brown considers the politics of mountaintop removal in his construction of objects and installations using coal and hidden light sources within installations.
Brian R. Jobe - Jobe crafts meeting places for public interaction through the delineation of pathways and currently works with stacked brick and cinderblock.
David L. Jones - Jones responds to desert environments with model scale sculpture and stop-motion animation.
Patrick Kikut - Kikut incorporates a lifelong interest in the horizon line in a new series of paintings with flat Midwestern landscapes as his muse.
Shelby Shadwell - Shadwell views landforms from a non-traditional lens creating mountains out of matchbooks and photo-realistically drawing facets of garbage bags and diapers to appear as monumental.

Exhibition Dates: Monday, January 5th - Friday, February 8th, 2015
Reception: TBA

Winter 2015 Student Art Showcase
Selected student artworks from the Winter term Studio Art courses including curatorial and installation work by students in the Museum and Installation Studies course.
Exhibition Dates: Monday, February 16th - Friday, March 13th

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 23rd - Friday, April 3rd
Reception: TBA

May Exhibition
HC Studio Art Faculty Exhibition featuring artworks by Art Professor Deb Whistler.
M.F.A University of Cincinnati

B.F.A. Miami University of Ohio

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