"Myra Albert Wiggins: A Photographer's Life"
February 14 – April 26, 2015
Study Gallery and Print Study CenterMyra Albert Wiggins (1869-1956) was a Salem photographer and early member of Alfred Stieglitz’s Photo-Secessionist Group. At the turn of the last century, Wiggins was considered one of the foremost pictorial photographers in America. Organized by Senior Faculty Curator Roger Hull, the exhibition features photographs from the permanent collection as well as documents, journals, and artifacts selected from the Myra Wiggins Collection in Willamette University’s Pacific Northwest Artists Archive.
"Senior Art Majors"
April 18 – May 17, 2015
Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery
Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. The exhibition, which represents the culmination of their four years at Willamette. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in a variety of media, including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, ceramics and mixed media. In addition, many of the senior art majors will discuss their work as part of free Tuesday gallery talks during the first three weeks of the exhibition.