The New West: The Natural Environment in the Digital Age
Torreya Cummings and Terry Peterson
August 30 - December 10, 2022
Is there a New West in this 21st century? Artists Torreya Cummings and Terry Peterson share an interest in reimagining experiences of our natural world filtered through digital technologies. Both artists hail from Northern California and similarly employ a cumulative approach to their individual explorations of landscape, nature, and the environment. Amassing an array of materials, visual motifs, and iconic symbols, each artist generates multimedia installations that simultaneously engage and counter long-held myths of the American West.
PLEASE NOTE: THE ARTIST CONVERSATION WITH CUMMINGS AND PETERSON ON DECEMBER 3rd HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10th at 2PM.
Tuesday - Friday, 10AM - 4PM
Conversation with the Artists: New Date: December 10th @ 2PM
About Library Gallery
Dressing Sacramento: 120 Years of Fashion in the Sacramento State Costume Collection
Dressing Sacramento highlights objects from the Sacramento State Costume Collection that range from the 1860s to the modern-day. Pairing garments and accessories with contemporaneous photographs, the exhibition offers a view of Sacramento history through the lens of fashion and clothing.
August 23 - October 8, 2022
- Exhibition Reception: September 8, 2022, 5-8PM
Recycle of Time
The exhibition showcases works by twenty-five artists, now deceased, who taught full or part-time in the Department of Art at Sacramento State. The selected works are primarily drawn from the Sacramento State Art Collection and the Donald and Beverly Gerth Special Collections and University Archives with loans from the Crocker Art Museum and private collections. Reflecting on the illustrious faculty who have been part of Sacramento State’s history, the exhibition reaffirms the dynamic legacy of the Department of Art.
This exhibition is organized by Pat Chirapravati, Professor of Art History.
October 25 - December 10, 2022
- Community Day of Remembrance: Saturday, November 19th, 2PM