The Hite Art Institute is excited to announce — Welcome Back! Our galleries are open!

Welcome Back! The Hite Art Institute is excited to announce our return to campus and the re-opening of our galleries. Read below for updates on our latest exhibitions and information on visiting, plus news from the Hite.
August 24- September 25, 2020

Schneider Hall Galleries
Schneider Hall
Department of Fine Art
University of Louisville

Reservations Required

The Hite Art Institute is pleased to present a selection of artworks from our Spring 2020 BFA graduates. Originally available online only due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are excited to announce that this work is now live and in person at our Schneider Hall Galleries. Featuring the art of Mackenzie Dennison, L.P. Hewitt, Michael Gorman, Sarah McArter, Catherine Hale, Rachel Wiley, and Maree Grosser, this exhibition highlights the personal visions of our BFA graduates as well as our various studio concentrations including printmaking, painting, photography, and sculpture.
Images Top Left: Sarah McArter, Sisters Series, 2020, oil on canvas, 24″ x 20″;  Top Right: Michael Gorman, Stampede 2019, Chrome chair frame, lawn mower handle, electrical cord, wire and glue. 38”x18”x26″; Bottom: Maree Grosser, To Remember You (Rosemary), 03/03/2020, fiber/mixed media installation
At the University of Louisville we are committed to the safety of all our faculty, staff, students and guests! Due to Covid-19 we have implemented new policies and procedures and all visitors are required to make a free reservation to see our exhibitions. Please visit our website Here to make a reservation and familiarize yourself with our new Covid-19 protocols. 
2020 Dario Covi Awards

The Hite Art Institute is excited to announce this years recipients of the Dario Covi Awards. This year, the Covi Award for graduate student goes to MFA candidate Megan Marie Bickel, and the award for undergraduate goes to Monroe Bays. 

The Dario Covi Awards are given to students in their last year of study who reflect the hallmarks of Dr. Dario Covi. In addition to academic excellence, award winners demonstrate their engagement in all aspects of the department, working across media boundaries and programmatic divisions, reflecting the traditions of the Hite Art Institute.

Read More  about this year’s winners.

Upcoming Exhibitions:

MFA Thesis Exhibition: Zed Saeed and Shae Goodlett
Cressman Center for Visual Arts
Dates: September 2, – October 2, 2020

TOKYO Before / After (東京ビフォー/アフター)
Schneider Hall Galleries
October 2- November 7, 2020

Open Studio Weekend Exhibition
Cressman Center for Visual Arts
November 6 – December 5, 2020

BFA Fall 2020 Thesis Exhibition
Schneider Hall Galleries
November 19 – December 31, 2020

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