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Image: Buzz Miller and Alan Groh, 1958

Select Works from The Alan Groh-Buzz Miller Collection

November 22, 2019 to April 26, 2020

In 1999, The Fralin was given an exceptional collection composed primarily of work by many of the leading mid-twentieth-century American artists. Given by Buzz Miller in honor of his partner Alan Groh (’49), the collection is now known as the Alan Groh-Buzz Miller... Read more

This exhibition is made possible through generous funding from The Fralin Museum of Art Volunteer Board and Arts$.

The Fralin Museum of Art’s programming is made possible through generous support of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. We also wish to thank our in-kind donors: WTJU 91.1 FM and Ivy Publications LLC’s Charlottesville Welcome Book.

Image: Buzz Miller and Alan Groh, 1958

Maria Varela, b. 1940. Poor Peoples Campaign. La Campaña de la Gente Pobre. Washington D.C. June, 1968 / junio, 1968. Archival inkjet print (2017). Impresión con pigmento con calidad de archivo (2017). © Maria Varela. Image courtesy of the National Museum of Mexican Art.

Time to Get Ready: fotografía social

August 9, 2019 to January 5, 2020
  • Organized by the National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago, IL

Maria Varela first engaged in social justice activism by joining the Young Christian Students (YCS) at her south-side Chicago High School. YCS was an international organization inspired by liberation theology to transform oppressive conditions in workplaces, schools and... Read more

Exhibition organized by the National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago. Sponsors: Chicago Park District, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Illinois Arts Council Agency and Southwest Airlines.

This exhibition is made possible for The Fralin Museum of Art through generous support from the Office for Equal Opportunity and Civil Rights at the University of Virginia and The Fralin Museum of Art Volunteer Board. 

The Fralin Museum of Art’s programming is made possible through generous support of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. We also wish to thank our in-kind donors: WTJU 91.1 FM and Ivy Publications LLC’s Charlottesville Welcome Book.

Maria Varela, b. 1940. Poor Peoples Campaign. La Campaña de la Gente Pobre. Washington D.C. June, 1968 / junio, 1968. Archival inkjet print (2017). Impresión con pigmento con calidad de archivo (2017). © Maria Varela. Image courtesy of the National Museum of Mexican Art.

Image: Martine Gutierrez, b. 1989, Berkeley, CA. Indigenous Woman, 2018. Digital C print, 16 1/2 x 11 in (41.9 x 27.9 cm). Museum purchase, TD. 2019.2.1. The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia. © Martine Gutierrez; Courtesy of the artist and RYAN LEE Gallery, New York.

Otherwise

August 9, 2019 to January 5, 2020
  • Curated by Hannah Cattarin, Assistant Curator

Inspired by the fiftieth anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, Otherwise seeks to visualize LGBTQ+ themes and histories as a way of valuing them. Art historian David Getsy defines the ‘otherwise’ as the “endless positions of apartness from which queer... Read more

This exhibition is made possible through generous support from the Office for Equal Opportunity and Civil Rights at the University of Virginia.

The Fralin Museum of Art’s programming is made possible through generous support of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. We also wish to thank our in-kind donors: WTJU 91.1 FM and Ivy Publications LLC’s Charlottesville Welcome Book.

Image: Martine Gutierrez, b. 1989, Berkeley, CA. Indigenous Woman, 2018. Digital C print, 16 1/2 x 11 in (41.9 x 27.9 cm). Museum purchase, TD. 2019.2.1. The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia. © Martine Gutierrez; Courtesy of the artist and RYAN LEE Gallery, New York.

Image: Jean Arp, French, b. Germany (Alsace), 1886–1966. Oriforme, model 1962, fabricated 1977. Stainless steel, 89 3/4 x 84 1/2 x 23 5/8 in, 227.9 x 214.6 x 60 cm

Jean Arp: Oriforme

Jean Arp’s Oriforme, on long-term loan from the National Gallery of Art, will be on view on The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation Entrance Plaza in front of The Fralin Museum of Art... Read more

The Fralin Museum of Art's programming is made possible by the generous support of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.

The exhibition is made possible through the generous support of The Fralin Museum of Art Volunteer Board, Albemarle Magazine and Ivy Publications LLC's Charlottesville Welcome Book.

Image: Jean Arp, French, b. Germany (Alsace), 1886–1966. Oriforme, model 1962, fabricated 1977. Stainless steel, 89 3/4 x 84 1/2 x 23 5/8 in, 227.9 x 214.6 x 60 cm

Joanne B. Robinson Object Study Gallery

Please note: The Joanne B. Robinson Object Study Gallery will be closed January 6–23 while we transform the upstairs galleries.

Drawn from the permanent collection of The... Read more