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‘Home Sweet Home’: Hollins University Art Show Explores Meaning of Home

0 / January 3, 2014 5:19 pm

According to The Roanoke Times, the exhibition at the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum “feel[s] like a homecoming to those familiar with the Southwest Virginia art scene.”

Icons of Consumerism Playful Stars of Hollins Exhibit

0 / October 7, 2013 6:24 pm

The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins is presenting “Sue Johnson: American Dreamscape” through December 7.

Andy Warhol, Ceramic Vessels, and “Goodnight Moon” Come to the Wilson Museum this Summer

Andy Warhol, Ceramic Vessels, and “Goodnight Moon” Come to the Wilson Museum this Summer

0 / May 29, 2012 3:30 pm

The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University presents three new exhibitions May 31 – September 15.

Google Arts Project Creates a Lot of Buzz in Local Arts Community

0 / April 5, 2012 12:33 pm

News 7 in Roanoke talks with a Hollins student and faculty member about a new online initiative that allows access to high-resolution images from museum and gallery collections around the world.

R.H.W. Dillard, Wilson Museum Honored by Arts Council of the Blue Ridge

R.H.W. Dillard, Wilson Museum Honored by Arts Council of the Blue Ridge

0 / April 3, 2012 2:00 pm

Dillard (pictured) has been presented the 2012 Perry F. Kendig Award for Outstanding Literary Artist, while the Wilson Museum received this year’s Kendig Award for Outstanding Arts & Cultural Organization.

Wilson Museum Presents Preview Screenings of “Art21 – Art in the 21st Century” in April

Wilson Museum Presents Preview Screenings of “Art21 – Art in the 21st Century” in April

0 / March 30, 2012 1:30 pm

Season Six of the series focuses on the themes of “Change,” “Boundaries,” “History,” and “Balance.”

Hollins Launches Fourth Annual Marginal Arts Festival Feb. 16

Hollins Launches Fourth Annual Marginal Arts Festival Feb. 16

0 / February 2, 2012 3:45 pm

The university kicks off six days of “art beyond the predictable” in the Roanoke Valley with a theatre production, art demonstrations, exhibitions, artist lectures, and more.

Two New Winter Exhibitions Opening at Eleanor D. Wilson Museum

0 / January 5, 2012 9:00 am

The Roanoke Star-Sentinel reports on “Bayous and Ghosts: Work by Margaret Evangeline and Hunt Slonem” and “Treasures from the Vault.”

Painter Bill White Uses Light for Inspiration

0 / December 9, 2011 3:00 pm

The Roanoke Star-Sentinel profiles nationally recognized artist and Hollins Professor Emeritus Bill White.

Wilson Museum Receives Major Gift from the Andy Warhol Foundation

Wilson Museum Receives Major Gift from the Andy Warhol Foundation

0 / October 26, 2011 11:30 am

The gift from the foundation’s Photographic Legacy Program includes many of Warhol’s original Polaroids as well as silver gelatin prints documenting his life and its inhabitants.