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Wilson Art Gallery

Named for Jerome ("Jerry") M. Wilson (1916-2001), chair of the library fundraising drive, 1979-81

Ben Schwab: In Praise of Shadows

October 7 – November 4, 2016

"In Praise of Shadows," an exhibit of original paintings and drawings by artist Ben Schwab reflects the never-ending cycle of movement, especially in large, urban environments, where populations, landscapes and economic conditions are constantly evolving.

On Friday, October 7, from 4 to 6 p.m., there will be an opening reception for the exhibit, which will be on display at the Wilson Art Gallery from October 7 - November 4 during regular library hours. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information, call (315) 445-4153.

Ben Schwab: In Praise of Shadows

Ben Schwab’s work has been featured in numerous gallery and university exhibitions throughout the United States, including: George Billis Gallery (New York and Los Angeles); Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington); Gross McCleaf Gallery (Philadelphia); Bowery Gallery (New York); and several exhibitions in New York, California, Vermont, Virginia, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Missouri.  

Ben received a B.F.A. in Painting from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri, and a M.F.A. in Painting from the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Ben has taught at various universities, and is currently an Associate Professor of Painting & Drawing at The College of Saint Rose (Albany, New York.)

2016/2017 Calendar

2016/2017 Season