• Searching for Home Online Catalog

    This is the virtual catalog for Searching for Home. Print versions will be available in the gallery at a later date. See expanded images below or download the catalog pdf below.

  • Searching for Home


  • Searching for Home

    Agnes Scott in person exhibition (covid safe!) noticed in Decaturish: News and information about Decatur and its neighbors throughout the Atlanta Metro area–Decaturish


    Agnes Scott’s Dalton Gallery Opens Exhibition with COVID-19 Safe Requirements Searching for Home Artists’ Work Explores Themes Relevant to Our Current World Decatur, GA – September 14, 2020 – The Department of Art and Art History at Agnes Scott College is pleased to announce the opening of Searching for Home, one in a series of quadrennial exhibitions generously sponsored by the Margaret Virginia Phillip Art Endowment Fund. “We couldn’t be sure if the show would go on once Covid-19 and its impact became our new normal,” said Nell Ruby, Art and Art History Program Chair at Agnes Scott. “I and our college leaders are particularly proud that we managed to…

  • Dalton Gallery Covid-19 Visitation Guidelines

    The Dalton Gallery of Agnes Scott College is excited to welcome you to view our fall exhibition, Searching for Home in person. For the safety and wellbeing of our visitors, staff, and campus community, our COVID-19 visitation policy abides by regulations set by the Agnes Scott College COVID-19 taskforce. We ask that you observe all guidelines below and follow any requests made by our in person staff. All reservations can be made on Eventbrite here. To arrange a visit to the gallery, please schedule your appointment 24 hours in advance. Each time slot is limited to five visitors. We will not allow walk up entry at this time. Time slots…

  • Searching for Home

    A Project of the Margaret Virginia Philip Endowment Dalton Gallery, Agnes Scott CollegeSeptember 3–December 12, 2020 Online and by appointment Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 12-5pm. Reserve your ticket for an in person visit here. Stay tuned for details on our virtual tour of the exhibition. We have all searched for home. Some have found it, while for others it is a lifelong quest. In this century the entire interwoven globe has reeled from constant motion to arrested stop – and soon, back again — reacting to displacement – war – pandemic – violence – poverty – danger – climate – upheaval – politics – chaos – nature’s whims – disease.…

  • Virtual Spring Student Showcase Exhibition

    Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Spring Senior and Student Showcase Exhibition. You can find work in this exhibition here, on our instagram, and in our virtual gallery space. Join us for our opening reception Thursday, May 7, at 4pm on Zoom. You can RSVP here. Work by Class: Studio Art Senior Majors with Anne Beidler and Nell Ruby Digital Thinking – Art 144 with Nell Ruby Digital Thinking – Art 144 with Maria Korol Visual Thinking – Art 160 with Sarah Emerson Drawing and Composition – Art 240/340 with Sarah Emerson Drawing and Composition – Art 240/340 with Anne Beidler Painting Processes Art 241/341 with Sarah Emerson Printmaking – Art…

  • &yet catalog

    This is the catalog of works in &yet. As a part of our sustainability initiatives, a printed catalog will not be produced for the exhibition. You can click on the links by the listed works below or scan the corresponding QR code on the labels in the gallery to learn more about the works in &yet. & Curatorial Statement and Thanks & & Allison Aguilera, Passion Fruit, Porcelain and Watercolor, 2018 & & Roxanne Anderson, So Will Me & So Will You, Mixed Media on bristol mounted on fabric, 2019 & & Clarisa Berrios, Midnight, Watercolor and Gesso, 2019 &                                 Sunday Morning, India Ink, 2019 & Hannah Brooks, Pacific…

  • We’re going green- LEDs in the gallery

    We are excited to announce that the gallery has gone green with the new year. As we kick off the Spring 2020 semester new bulbs have gone up all over the gallery. These new LED bulbs will not only cut down on energy costs, but will allow us to keep the gallery temperature down, and will result in less burnouts.

  • &yet

    &yet, an exhibition of young emerging talent in Atlanta was on view 2.13.20 through 3.6.20. The Dalton Gallery of Agnes Scott College presented a juried exhibition of work by young emerging artists from the Atlanta area in partnership with the Decatur Arts Alliance. &yet sought to connect and foster conversations among young artists from communities around Atlanta. Thanks to our partnership with the Decatur Arts Alliance we were able to offer a free application in an effort to create an accessible opportunity for young emerging artists from the area to experience the valuable processes of a working artist. Thanks to the James T and Ella Rather Kirk Fund we were able to award…