Homecoming & Family Weekend 2013 - Art and Authors


In Gallery G: Alumni Series
Sept. 16 - Dec. 4, 2013Kevin Miller
UTOPIA and APOCALYPSE: Seven Decades Re-imagined
Thought-provoking paintings, drawings, book illustrations and “junk art” from a lifetime of artwork about humanity, nature, spirit, mystery and life on earth, are re-created with a focus on current environmental imperatives. Meet the artist at a reception, 4 - 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 4, in Gallery G, upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Celebrated author and alumna Linda Crill also will be at this event.

Robert AllenIn Link Gallery
Sept. 13 - Nov. 19, 2013
PLEASE TOUCH THE ART! Texture is Part of the Experience
Yes, visitors are actually invited to run their hands over these powerfully energetic and highly textured acrylic paintings that build on the abstract expressionist tradition of Jackson Pollock and Wassily Kandinsky. Meet the artist at a reception, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, in Link Gallery, Wine Recital Hall

Alumni AuthorsAlumni Authors
Each year, Manchester celebrates alumni authors by inviting them back to campus during Homecoming to literally, “share their stories.” Be sure to visit the Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) for conversation and book signings. If you are an alumni author or know of someone who should be on this list, please e-mail the Office of Alumni Relations at alumnioffice@manchester.edu. Click here to see a complete list of Manchester University Alumni Authors.