John Dilg - Lecture Tonight - Opening Tomorrow
Clough-Hanson Gallery at Rhodes College is excited to announce its second show of the 2012-2013 season: John Dilg’s Sources in Another World.
The exhibition will run from October 26 through December 5, 2012. Please note: the gallery will be closed November 21 through 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
John Dilg will give a free lecture on his work Thursday, October 25 at 7 pm in Blount Auditorium in Buckman Hall on the Rhodes College campus.
The opening reception for the exhibition will be held on Friday, October 26 from 6-8 pm.
John Dilg grew up on the north side of Chicago, and received a B.F.A. in Painting and Filmmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Grant to India, a National Endowment for the Arts Senior Artist Fellowship, and Residency Fellowships at the Yaddo Foundation and the Ragdale Foundation. Solo exhibitions include four at Luise Ross Gallery, New York (2000 - 2011) and two at Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis (2004 and 2008). Included among many group exhibitions are Sikkema Jenkins & Co., NY, 2012; Lesley Heller Workspace, NY, 2011; Edward Thorp Gallery, NY, 2010; Art Miami, 2008; Wake Forest University, 2007; Moti Hasson Gallery, NY, 2006; Andrea Rosen Gallery, NY, 2005; Kraushaar Galleries, NY, 2004. Exhibitions have been reviewed in Art in America, The New York Times, The New Art Examiner, Artweek, and The Chicago Sun-Times. His work is in the collections of the Arkansas Art Center, the Figge Museum of Art, Illinois State University, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, as well as other institutions. He lives in Iowa City, where he teaches painting and drawing at the University of Iowa.
Clough-Hanson Gallery is located inside Clough Hall on the Rhodes College campus. The gallery is open from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The gallery is closed on Sundays and Mondays. Admission to the gallery is always free.