The University of Massachusetts Amherst
Upcoming Exhibitions

Exhibitions

a piece from Clusters, by Derrick Martin

Clusters: BFA Thesis Exhibition

Monday, December 10, 2018 (All day)

Derrick Martin Opening Reception: December 10th, 4:30 - 7pm Herter Art Gallery
Selection from "Vulnerabiity" by Caroline O'Connor

Vulnerability: BFA Thesis Exhibition

Monday, December 10, 2018 (All day)

Caroline O'Connor Opening Reception: December 10th, 4:30 - 7pm Herter Art Gallery

Without a Trace: BFA Thesis Exhibition

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 (All day)

Without A Trace: Breaking Borders is a BFA Thesis Exhibition by Melanie Anne Griffith that focuses on how cartooning helped her to break free from the borders the world had set against her.

The words "Alter/Altar" on a pale pink background

ALTER/ALTAR

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 (All day)

HERTER ART GALLERY is pleased to present ALTER/ALTAR, an exhibition of work by graduate students in the Department of Art at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

"Colored China Rags I" by Juana Valdes

The Colored Bone China

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 (All day)

Juana Valdés' multi-disciplinary practice combines printmaking, photography, sculpture, performance, and ceramic. Valdes' artwork examines the post-colonial history of the Americas and the current representation of Latinos, Caribbean citizens, Blacks or what constitute "Other" in mainstream America.

detail from "Telling the Bees" by Kathryn Fanelli

We Grow Accustomed to the Dark: a special exhibit in conjunction with the 6th annual Amherst Poetry Festival

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 (All day)

We Grow Accustomed to the Dark is an exhibition which investigates the role of identity in the current political climate by probing the connection between poetry and visual art. 11 visual artists and 4 poets come together as part of the 6th Annual Amherst Poetry Festival and draw on deeply rooted personal experiences to address the complexities of identity politics, class, gender, education, and (de)industrialization.