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Exhibitions

University Museums presents eight to 12 exhibitions each year, as a tool to provide educational opportunities to all within the ISU campus, the Ames community and the state of Iowa. Exhibitions locations include the Brunnier Art Museum in the Scheman Building, the Christian Petersen Art Museum in Morrill Hall, the Farm House Museum in central campus and the Elizabeth and Byron Anderson Sculpture Garden around the exterior of Morrill Hall.

Brunnier Art Museum

Address: Scheman Building, Second Floor, 1805 Center Drive, Ames
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and University holidays.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.

 

Compelling Ground: Landscapes, Environments, and Peoples of Iowa
Brunnier Art Museum - main gallery space
January 25 to July 23, 2021
 

 

Art Nouveau Innovation:
Danish Porcelain from an American Collector

Ann Brunnier Decorative Arts Gallery
January 25 to May 9, 2021
 

   

Recent Acquisitions
Lori A. Jacobson Gallery
January 25 to July 23, 2021

   

Christian Petersen Art Museum

Address: Morrill Hall (lower level and first floor), 603 Morrill Road, Ames
Hours*: Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed weekends, University holidays and University breaks.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.
 

Perceptions of Identity: Paintings by Rose Frantzen
Campbell Gallery (1017 - first floor)
January 25 to July 30, 2021
 

 

From Time Immemorial: Art as Commemoration
Neva Petersen Gallery (003 hallway - lower level)
Through Summer 2021
* Available to view when Morrill Hall is open.

 


Farm House Museum

Address: 601 Farm House Lane, Ames
Hours: Monday through Friday, Noon to 4:00 p.m.
Closed weekends, University holidays and University breaks.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.
 

Judging Books by Their Fanciful Covers
Through April 30, 2021

 

Flicker and Flame: Whale Oil and Kerosene Lamps
February 8 to October 29, 2021


Elizabeth and Byron Anderson Sculpture Garden

Address: 603 Morrill Road, Ames
Hours: Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week
 

Ginnever: Transforming Perspectives
Through Fall 2022

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