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Winthrop University Galleries

Winthrop University Galleries

Current Educational Programs

Click here for the Fall 2014 Gallery Exhibitions.   

FALL 2014 Educational Programs and Special Events  

Reception PatrickOpening Reception
Friday, October 3, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Rutledge and
Patrick Galleries
Rutledge Building

WUG will host an opening reception for the fall exhibitions Michaela Pilar Brown and Question Bridge: Black Males to commemorate the 50th anniversary of integration of African American students at Winthrop University. Spoken word performance by Q.


Question Bridge Educational Programs

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 7 p.m.
Question Bridge: Black Males Blueprint Roundtable
Dina’s Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

In conjunction with the exhibition Question Bridge: Black Males, campus partners and Winthrop University Galleries present a “Blueprint Roundtable,” designed to facilitate multi-generational dialogue about leadership, mentorship, and critical social issues in the black community. The event is sponsored in part by the DSU, the Office of Diversity and Student Engagement, the Department of Political Science and, the West Forum and Winthrop University Galleries.


Brown Educational Programs F14WUG Artist Talk
Monday, October, 27, 2014
8 p.m.
Michaela Pilar Brown
Rutledge 119
Rutledge Building
Currently exhibiting in the Rutledge Gallery

Ms. Brown will discuss her exhbition on display in the Rutledge Gallery. Brown’s exhibition will include photography, sculpture and installation focusing on cultural hierarchies relating to beauty, and how race, gender and history play into these caste systems.  Her most recent work explores home as a physical structure and repository for memories. Brown’s work chronicles beginnings, departures and returns to this symbolic yet physical place, believing it to be the genesis where history, memory and myth are joined.