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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.

Know Before You Go

Brunnier Art Museum

Address: Scheman Building, Second Floor, 1805 Center Drive, Ames
Hours: Hours have been modified in response to COVID-19. Know Before You Go.
Wednesday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday open by appointment only to groups larger than 5 persons.
Click here to request an appointment or tour.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.
 

Contemplate Japan
Lori A. Jacobson Gallery and main museum space
Through November 29

 

A New World: 600 BCE - 600 CE
Ann Brunnier Decorative Arts Gallery
Through November 29


Christian Petersen Art Museum

Address: Morrill Hall (lower level and first floor), 603 Morrill Road, Ames
Hours*: Hours have been modified in response to COVID-19. Know Before You Go.
Wednesday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday open by appointment only to groups larger than 5 persons.
Closed weekends, holidays and university breaks.
Click here to request an appointment or tour.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.

Who Am I?
Campbell Gallery (1017 Morrill Hall)
Through November 20, 2020

 

From Time Immemorial: Art as Commemoration
Petersen Gallery (003 hallway - lower level)
Through Summer 2021

 

FOCUS: Critical Conversations with Art
Reiman Gallery (0003, Morrill Hall)
Next exhibition will be April 12 to May 7, 2021

*Hours: Monday to Friday, noon to 4:00 p.m.

 

Body Image Conflict: From Hostility to Harmony
A reACT Exhibition
Reiman Gallery (0003, Morrill Hall)
October 26 to November 20, 2020

*Hours: Monday to Friday, noon to 4:00 p.m.


Farm House Museum

Address: 601 Farm House Lane, Ames
Hours: *Some modifications have been made in response to COVID-19. Know Before You Go.
Monday to Friday, noon to 4 p.m.
Closed weekends, holidays and university breaks.
Admission: The cost is free, however there is a suggested donation of $8.
 

Farm House 160
Through November 20, 2020

 

Judging Books by Their Fanciful Covers
Through March 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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