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Galleries: Griffith Gallery

Phone: 936.468.5500
Address: FA208 (Griffith Fine Arts Building), 2222 Alumni Dr.
Hours: 12:30–5 p.m., Tues.–Fri.
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Griffith Gallery provides 134 running feet of exhibition space (22’ × 54’ with 10’ ceiling). It is across the hall from SFA’s 1,000-seat Turner Auditorium, and is often open on nights of performances in Turner Auditorium.

Exhibitions for the 2015–2016 season

  • University of Texas at Tyler Faculty Exhibition

    September 3–October 9

    Featuring work by the faculty at the University of Texas at Tyler, including artists Gary Hatcher, James Pace, Alexis Serio, Dewane Hughes and Merrie Wright. Artist reception: 6-7:30, Tuesday, September 15.
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  • Ronald Nakasone: Formless Form, The Art of Sho

    October 15–November 24

    This exhibition features the modern expression of a traditional and highly respected East Asian art form. Opening reception 5:30-7 p.m., October 15. Artist public demonstration: 3 p.m., October 17, at the Cole Art Center.
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  • Kent Rush: Photo-Syntax

    January 20–March 10

    This exhibition of graphite drawings, prints and photographs by artist Kent Rush features the transcendance of mundane urban infrastructure and surfaces to a monumental format. Opening artist reception: 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, March 10.
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  • Works by Vera Barnett

    March 30–May 6

    Artist Vera Barnett draws upon earlier artists such as Hieronymus Bosch, Masaccio and Grant Wood, and reinterprets their themes and relationships with her own unique and personal approach. A reception with the artist takes place in Griffith Gallery on April 21 at 5 p.m., followed by a wine-and-cheese reception at 6 p.m. in Cole Art Center.
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Past Exhibitions: 2014–2015 season

  • “Re-Western”: Paintings and Sculpture of Felice House and Dana Younger

    March 25–May 2
  • Billie Mandle: Circumference

    January 27–March 13
  • La Univ. de Chihuahua

    October 23–December 12
  • The Intaglio Prints of Thomas Wood

    August 28–October 17

Past Exhibitions: 2013–2014 season

  • Sixth Annual Pen & Pigment Collaboration

    March 21–April 18
  • Mauro Manetti, Harmonium, Selected Works

    January 16–March 7
  • Undefined Expectations: 1970s Era Prints by British Artists

    November 14–December 13
  • International Portrait Photography Exhibition

    August 28–October 31

Past Exhibitions: 2012–2013 season

  • Fifth Annual Pen & Pigment Collaboration

    March 21–April 19
  • Contemporary Western Art

    January 17–March 8
  • Faculty Of The University Of Dallas

    September 14–November 9

Past Exhibitions: 2011–2012 season

  • Fourth Annual Pen & Pigment Show

    March 21–April 20
  • Frank Dituri: Of things Not Seen

    February 2–March 9
  • Pacific Rim Cultures: Artifacts and Art from Northwest America, Oceania, Melanesia, Asia and South America

    September 14–December 16

Past Exhibitions: 2010–2011 season

  • Third Annual Pen & Pigment Show

    March 25–April 20
  • John Heliker: Drawings and Sketchbooks

    November 19–March 5
  • A Forest Insect Alphabet

    November 19
  • Fired Up: Three Regional Artists Take a Contemporary Look at Clay

    September 24–November 12