Wiesner Student Art Gallery

Second floor of the Stratton Student Center, MIT Building W20

Current Exhibition

“Shelter”
Opening Reception: November 17, 2017 / 7:00-9:00pm
On Display: November 11-30, 2017
Work by Ohyoon Kwon

Pistachios are a great snack. What happens to their protective crusts after the nuts are consumed? Their journey thereafter.

sheltered feelings, fragility, decadence

joy, craze, confusion, expression, explosion, chaos, celebration, consolation, acceptance

A series of mixed media works.

 

 

 


About the Gallery

 

The Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Gallery, established as a gift from the MIT Class of 1983, honors the former president of the Institute, Jerome Wiesner, for his support of the arts at the Institute. Located on the second floor of the Stratton Student Center, the gallery was designed to be a place for students to express and exhibit their artistic endeavors, both academic and co-curricular.

The gallery was fully renovated in fall 2016, thanks in part to the generosity of Harold (1944) and Arlene Schnitzer and the Council for the Arts at MIT, and now also serves as a central meeting space for MIT Student Arts Programming including the START Studio, Creative Arts Competition, Student Arts Advisory Board and Arts Scholars.

 

The gallery is located in the MIT Student Center and is open 24 hours a day.

Stratton Student Center, MIT Building W20, Second floor
84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
617.253.4005

Curator: Sam Magee
Student Curator: Carmen Castaños


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