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Art and Art History

The Ese’Eje People of the Amazon

Through photographs, artifacts and their own words, this exhibition focuses on the worldview, ancestral lands, way of life, and contemporary challenges facing the Ese’Eja people, one of the few extant foraging socieities of the Amazon basin.
January 24 - February 22, 2017

Photo Galleries

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    While still a student at Lake Forest College, Ron Pownall ’69 was hired by the Chicago Tribune to photograph anti-Vietnam protests during the Democratic National Convention in Chicago in 1968. For his 50th reunion during Homecoming 2019, classmates, current students and faculty gathered to view some of the images he captured during that turbulent time in the Sonnenschein Gallery. In the Albright Gallery, they admired photos from his subsequent work over a 30-year period documenting rock and roll icons of the ’60s and ’70s in the Classic Rock and Roll Energy exhibit.
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    Faculty Show featuring work by Karen Lebergott, Tracy Taylor, David Sanchez Burr, Madeeha Lamoreaux, Daria McMeans and Brad Coleman. Open from September 5-27, 2019. 
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    At the conclusion of the 22nd Annual Steven Galovich Student Symposium, members of the campus community gathered to view artwork from studio classes including Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Graphic Design and Video Art. 
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    Cabinet of Curiosities: A History of the Lake Forest College Art Collection
    Curated by Beth Woodward, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History

    February 28 - March 31, 2019
    Sonnenschien Gallery/Albright Gallery
    Durand Art Institutue at Lake Forest College

    Gallery Hours:
    M/W/F: 2-5pm
    SAT/SUN: 1-5pm
    By appointment: (847)-735-5194
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