Leo Twiggs: Requiem for Mother Emanuel
Sept. 5, 2017—Jan. 7, 2018
Louise Hauss and David Brent Miller Audubon Gallery
A South Carolina-based African American artist, Twiggs painted works in memory of each of the victims of the recent killings in the Charleston, South Carolina church.
Out of the Box: A Juried Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
Oct 6, 2017 – Oct 6, 2018
Lethander Art Path and Museum Grounds
Out of the Box is a biennial competition that began in 2013 in celebration of the museum’s 10-year anniversary. Now in our third iteration, our program continues in its goal of presenting engaging and educational works of art to our university audience and broader community, as well as actively pursuing the growth of our permanent collection of outdoor sculpture. This exhibition is co-curated by curatorial assistant Jessica Hughes and assistant director Andy Tennant.
Jean Shin, Maize
Oct 6, 2017–Jan. 7, 2018
The juror for Out of the Box will have an indoor sculpture installation made from recycled materials that evokes a corn maze. Shin comments on the impact of a “throwaway culture” upon the environment.
1072 Society Exhibition
Nov. 11, 2017–Feb. 4, 2018
Louise Hauss and David Brent Miller Audubon Galleries
Curators will select works by women artists to be considered for purchase by the museum’s donor group, the 1072 Society, which will be added to the museum collection. This occurs in conjunction with the Auburn Alumni Associations’ celebration of the 125th year since API, now Auburn University, enrolled its first women students.