An evocative exhibition by Winfred Rembert, an African-American artist who lived in the segregated South, opened in the Mercy Gallery on Feb. 21, and will be on display through Apr. 14.
As a student of Visual Arts at Loomis Chaffee, you will find a broad experience across a wide variety of media for every skill level. The Visual Arts Department, located in the Richmond Art Center (RAC) will allow you to pursue your interests in ceramics, painting, photography, printmaking, art history, and various digital media, on state of the art equipment in professional studios. The RAC has wonderful exhibition space, including The Mercy Gallery, for showcasing professional and student works. With a curriculum focused on your individual growth and self-expression, you will learn the fundamentals of technique and design working with our dedicated faculty, who are accomplished artists in their own right, as well as committed professional educators.
An exhibition of artwork on leather by Winfred Rembert will be presented in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery from February 21 through April 14.
Visiting Artists Frank and Francine Ozereko met with Loomis Chaffee art students to discuss the collection of work on exhibit in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery in the Richmond Art Center.
Loomis Chaffee student artists have been recognized by the Connecticut Art Educators Association in the 2017 Connecticut Regional Scholastic Art Awards.
Loomis Chaffee students and faculty members read aloud from their original writing at the LC Authors Out Loud event held during a Community Arts Celebration in the Richmond Arts Center on Tuesday, January 10.
We allow for personal expression in every project from day one, asking that our students look into their own imaginations as their greatest resource while mastering the skills to bring their ideas to fruition.
— JENNIFER MCCANDLESS, HEAD OF VISUAL ARTS DEPARTMENT