Eastern Illinois University

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College of Arts & Humanities

Skulpcher Werkz August 17 - October 20

Skulpcher Werkz August 17 - October 20

This invitational exhibition of sculpture by EIU art alumni from nearly 30 years features work by 60 artists in a variety of approaches, sizes and media. As an extension of the exhibition, all of the outdoor sculpture from the Summer Sculpture Residency program exhibited along Seventh Street between the Tarble and the Doudna Fine Arts Center are also by EIU art alumni.

The exhibition is curated by sculptor and art professor Jeff Boshart to mark his final year as a member of the Department of Art faculty.

Skulpcher Werkz and its related programs are co-sponsored by the EIU Department of Art and the Tarble Arts Center, with support from the Excellence in Fine Arts Visiting Artist Fund.

Skulpcher Werkz Gallery Talk: Jeff Boshart
Thursday, September 5 • 11:30 a.m.
Tarble Arts Center, Atrium and Main Galleries

EIU art faculty member, sculptor and Skulpcher Werkz curator Jeff Boshart will present an informal gallery talk about the exhibition. This program is cosponsored with the EIU Academy of Lifelong Learning.

Skulpcher Werkz Family Sculpture Extravaganza
Saturday, September 28 • 1-4 p.m.
Tarble Arts Center, Atrium and Classroom

A sculpture make-and-take for kids of all ages, fun in an artist-made
“invisible” infl atable space ship, tours of the EIU alumni exhibition Skulpcher
Werkz and the outdoor sculpture on Seventh Street, and refreshments. Free
admission. An EIU Family Weekend event.


Skulpcher Werkz Artist Lecture: James K. Johnson
Friday, October 18 • 7 p.m.
Tarble Arts Center, Atrium

Sculptor and EIU Arts and Humanities Dean Emeritus James K. Johnson will
talk about his large-scale sculpture.


Skulpcher Werkz Closing Reception
Sunday, October 20 • 2-4 p.m.
Tarble Arts Center, Atrium

Join the artists in celebrating the closing of the exhibition. This is an EIU
Homecoming Weekend event.

Times and prices

Times

08/17 | 12:00 pm

Ticket Prices
Free

Performance Location

Concourse