Mercer Gallery

 

THE MERCER GALLERY


COVID-19 STATMENT

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Out of an abundance of caution amid the COVID-19 outbreak, art exhibitions will resume at The Mercer Gallery 2020-2021 academic school year. However, all artist's receptions, demonstrations, and other on-campus visual arts events will be placed on hiatus until further notice. Please check back or follow us on Facebook at The Mercer Gallery to learn of any updates or rescheduled events. The 2020-2021 Mercer Gallery Calendar is tentative and subject to change. We ask that all gallery attendees follow all of the rules and guidelines of Garden City Community College. Masks are required, and we encourage social distancing, we are limiting the Gallery to no more than 12 people at one time. Additional COVID-19 information as it pertains to GCCC can be found at Here.

    • Mask Required
    • 12 Person Capacity 

 


GALLERY INFO

The Mercer Gallery at Garden City Community College is committed to offering a rich and diverse cultural experience to the campus community as well as to the greater region. The Mercer Gallery offers people a transformative opportunity to experience life as depicted by regional, national, and international artists. It is our goal to provide exhibitions which are inclusive of a variety of media and concepts. We provide exhibitions that will enhance lifelong experiences. We also create educational opportunities for our students as well as providing an exhibition venue for area student artwork.

Located in west wing of the Joyce Fine Arts building at 801 Campus Drive in Garden City Kansas. The Mercer Gallery is open Monday through Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the regular academic year (closed Summer term and other breaks). Admission is free. For more information, call Michael K. Knutson, Gallery Director, at (620) 276-9644
or e-mail michael.knutson@gcccks.edu 

 

HOURS

Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

CALL FOR ARTISTS

Brian K. McCallum working with clay

Interested in applying to the Garden City Community College Art Galleries for a future exhibition. Please email michael.knutson@gcccks.edu for further information.

 

2020 - 2021 Gallery Schedule

* All dates are subject to change

AUGUST - SEPTEMBER

Amy Schmierbach and FHSU Drawing Students
Fort Hays State University Drawing Professor
 - A Mixed Media and Drawing Exhibition by FHSU Drawing Majors
Aug 17th - Sep 11th 2020
 

DECEMBER - FEBUARY

- Garden City High School Visual Arts Awards Exhibition 
Garden City High School Student Artwork
Dec 11th - Feb 5th 2021
Awards Ceremony and Reception - TBA

SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER

Brian Hutcherson -
Fort Hays State University Art Education Instructor
- Transmogrifications 
Sep 14th - October 16th 2020

Online Artists Lecture/Printmaking Demonstration - TBA 

FEBUARY- MARCH

Nick Geankoplis & Flor Widmar (RESCHEDULED)
Kansas State University Ceramicists.
- Color & Canon
Feb 12th - March 12th 2021
Online Artists Lecture/ Demonstration - TBA

OCTOBER - NOVEMBER

Ruth Moritz (RESCHEDULED)
Artist and Poet from Salina Kansas
Mixed Media Assemblages
Oct 23rd - Nov 20th 2020

Online Artists Lecture/ Demonstration - TBA

THANKSGIVING - FALL BREAK

MARCH - APRIL

TBA
Mar 19th - Apr 23rd, 2021

DECEMBER

- Student Holiday Art Sale (TENATIVE)
GCCC Student Artwork
NOV 30th - Dec 4th 2020
 

APRIL - MAY

Garden City Community College Annual Student Art Exhibition
Apr 30th - May 14th 2021
Art Reception TBA
 

Archive

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Michael Knutson
Gallery Director - 2D Art Instructor
(620) 276-9644
michael.knutson@gcccks.edu

Brian K. McCallum
Division Chair - 3D Art Instructor
(620) 276-9419
brian.mccallum@gcccks.edu

Fine Arts Office
Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Building
(620) 276-9540
mark.scheopner.gcccks.edu

Garden City Community College exists to produce positive contributors to the economic and social well-being of society