Shafer Art Gallery Exhibits & Events

Current Exhibit:photography exhibit Great Bend Repurposed: Art of Jessie Montes
and Scott Thein

February 26 - March 24 2016

Reception Feb.26 6pm to 8 pm.

Shafer Gallery
245 NE 30 Rd
Great Bend, KS 67530

2015-16 Shafer Gallery Schedule

Faculty, Staff, and Friends Show
August 25-September 25

Fire: Installation by Bently Spang
October. 9 -  November. 6

Winged Aspiration Sculpture Dedication

Tuesday October 13 5:15 in front of the gallery.

New Quilts from and Old Favorite 2015: 9 Patch
November 13 - December 6

Holiday Open House: Sunday, December 6 featuring the Clement McCrae marionettes and puppets

Exposure Time 3 / Juried Photography Exhibit
January 15- February 19
Reception January 15

Repurposed: The Art of Jessie Montes and Scott Thein
February 26-March 24
Reception February 26

Barton Student Exhibit
April 1- April 23
Awards Reception April 1- 6pm at the gallery
*Artwork drop-off March 22-24

Vortex Exhibit
May 2- May 5
Vortex Day/ May 5

Frogs: A collaborative event between the Shafer Gallery and the Kansas Wetlands Education Center
May 12- June 17

Past Shows 2015

Finding Balance
May 21 - August 7
Exhibit closing reception: August 7 at 6:30 pm

Vortex High School Art Exhibit
Thursday, May 7
Exhibition: May 8,9,11,12,13

Artwork drop-off: May 2, 4
Artwork pick-up: May 13

Pulse of the Prairie: Work by Christina Lamoureaux & Doloris Pederson
January 16 – February 18
Public Reception: Friday, January 16: 6pm to 8pm, artist performance and talks at 6:15pm and 7:30pm

Joel T Dugan: Harnessing Consciousness
February 27 - April 1
Reception: Friday, March 6, 6pm to 8pm

Painting demonstration at the gallery: Friday March 6, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Barton Student Show
April 13 - May 2
Reception: Friday April 17, 6 pm to 8 pm
 

Past Shows 2014 Season

Estamos Aquí: June 22 - August 4
Our Lady of Guadaloupe Pageant:
Friday, Aug. 1 7pm

Faculty Staff and Friends: August 20- Sept. 17
Reception: Friday August 22

Crossing the Line: Robert Joy and Michael Whelan
September 29– October 29
Reception: Sunday, October. 5: 1:00 pm -3:00 pm

League of Aesthetic Engineers Art Talks
Tuesday: 12:00 pm Bring Your own brown bag lunch
March 3, 2015

Mind of the Maker: League of Aesthetic Engineers Workshop
Sunday, November 2

League of Aesthetic Engineers Inaugural Gala
Saturday, December 6: 6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Quilts: NQFOF Carolina Lily
November 10 – December 20