Art

 

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Ewing Gallery at the University

of Tennessee-Knoxville will show works by Knoxvillians

Oct. 31-Nov. 17 as part of the city’s Bicentennial.

The exhibition will feature the work of Eleanor Dickinson, Joseph Delaney and the Baumann and Baumann architecture firm.

A public reception and slide lecture by Dickinson will be held Nov. 12 at the gallery.

Dickinson was one of the first UT-Knoxville art department graduates. She teaches at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland. Her work, primarily paintings and drawings, is in museums throughout the country.

Delaney moved to New York City during the 1930s and joined the Art Students League. He won awards as a painter in the Works Progress Administration program and as a portrait artist. He returned to Knoxville in 1986 and is an artist-in-residence in the UT-Knoxville art department.

The Baumanns were 19th century architects. Photos and drawings of the homes they designed, several in the Fort Sanders area, will be featured in the exhibition. Many of the houses still exist.

Ewing Gallery, 1715 Volunteer Blvd. in the Art and Architecture Building, is free to the public and open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Monday through Thursday evenings, 7-9 p.m.; and Sunday, 1-4:30 p.m.

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