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Current and Future Exhibits

Strangers in a Strange Land – an exhibition on the history of Italian-language American Imprints
Monday September 8 – Friday October 17th, 2014

Opening Reception – Wednesday, September 10th 5pm to 8pm
Readings by Curator James Periconi & Robert Viscusi - Wednesday, September 24th, 6 to 7:30pm
“Literature of the Great Migration”

Press Release

Strangers in a Strange Land will showcase a wide range of literary works from the collection of James Periconi. These literary works entertained, educated and inflamed an Italian-language audience during a critical period in Italian-American history, most notably, the era encompassing the two World Wars. Nearly 150 books, pamphlets, handbills, chromolithographs and photographs will illuminate the history and culture of Italian-Americans and Italians in America.

A Celluloid Story- New Jersey’s Film History
Monday November 3 – Friday December 12
Opening Reception – Thursday, November 6, 5 – 8pm

Curated by Sara Hart and Romana Schaeffer, this exhibition celebrates New Jersey’s 350th Anniversary with a look into the state’s pivotal role in film history at the turn of the 20th century. The exhibition will focus on the technology, inventors and laboratories that contributed to New Jersey’s prominence in film, as well as the movie lots, film studios and celebrities that made New Jersey synonymous with movies in the early 1900’s.

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Setonian article: "Two Graduate Students Receive a $3,000 NJCH Mini-Grant for Exhibit on the History of Filmmaking"

Getting to Infinity
Monday, January 20th to Friday, March 13th
Opening Reception – Thursday, January 22nd, 5pm to 9pm

This exhibition features artists exploring the concept of infinity which is abstract and boundless in scope. The participating artists will be investigating the subject through various indexes including mathematics, physics and spirituality. Curated by Jeanne Brasile, Gallery Director.

Annual Undergraduate Fine Arts Exhibition
Tuesday, April 7 – Friday, May, 2015
Opening Reception – TBD 5pm to 8pm

The annual student show celebrates the artistic accomplishments of Seton Hall students working a in a variety of media and subject matter. Organized by Associate Professor Lauren Schiller and Assistant Professor Christine Krus of the Department of Communication and the Arts.

Darren Jones – Xenophene
SNEAK PREVIEW: Sunday May 31st , 11am to 4pm
Monday June 1 – Thursday July 16th
Opening Reception – Thursday, June 4th 5pm to 9pm

Darren Jones is a Scottish-born, artist, writer and curator, based in New York. Jones will draw upon the Seton Hall University Collections, pairing them with text to create new and unexpected interpretations on familiar themes.

  • Gallery Hours
    • Monday through Friday 10:30am - 4:30pm
    • It is recommended that all off-campus guests call to confirm Gallery Hours.
    • For more information contact Gallery Director, Jeanne Brasile, at walshgallery@shu.edu or call 973-275-2033
Updated: 6/4/2014