Past Exhibitions

Melanie Carr Exhibit Opens in Mercy Gallery

Deconstructing Constructs, a solo exhibition by artist and Loomis Chaffee visual arts teacher Melanie Carr, opened Thursday, February 10, in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Gallery in the Richmond Art Center and is on display through April 10.  

"Work Against Grain" Featured at Mercy Gallery

Work Against Grain, a solo exhibition of work by christian.ryan, a transdisciplinary artist and teacher in Loomis Chaffee’s Visual Arts Department, opened on Tuesday, September 21, in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery in the Richmond Art Center and is on display through October 26.

   “Suffrage 100” Honors Century of Voting Rights Activism

The Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery will present Suffrage 100, a collection of work by 19 female artists of A.I.R. Gallery of Brooklyn, N.Y., marking the 100-year anniversary of ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which secured voting rights for women.

Students Curate Mercy Gallery Exhibition "Youth"

“Youth,” a student-curated exhibition of photographs from the Buhl Collection, will be on display in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery through April 14, 2020. Concurrently, an exhibition of student artwork will be on display in the Barnes and Wilde galleries of the Richmond Art Center.

Installation Depicts Refugee Experience

Exiled by installation artist Harriet Diamond opened in the Richmond Art Center’s Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery on Thursday, November 14 and will continue through January 17, 2020.

"Brickhead" by James Tyler in Richmond Art Center

“Brickhead,” a large-scale sculpture by James Tyler has been installed in the courtyard of the Richmond Art Center this September in conjunction with an exhibition of his work in the RAC’s Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery.

7th CT Printmakers Invitational in Mercy Gallery Sept 18 to Oct 26

The 7th Annual Connecticut Printmakers Invitational is on display in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery from September 18 through October 25, 2018. Concurrently, a Loomis Community Art exhibit and Emerging Writers & Artists student summer portfolios will be on display in the Barnes & Wilde Galleries in the Richmond Art Center.

"Playing With The Past" in Mercy Gallery Sept. 19-Oct. 21

"Playing with the Past: Transmutation and Metamorphosis," an exhibition of contemporary artwork from The Waskowmium collection will be presented in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery from September 19 through October 26.

Frank & Francine Ozereko in Mercy Gallery Until Feb. 10

Frank and Francine T. Ozereko: Together and Apart, will be presented in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery from Jan. 10 through Feb. 10, 2017. The two artists will also spend time working among the Loomis art community as Visiting Artists for several days during the run of the gallery exhibition.

Jane Goldman Mercy Gallery Exhibit Nov. 1-Dec. 7

Artist’s Proof: Jane Goldman’s 40 Years of Printmaking, an exhibition of work by printmaker, painter, and ceramics artist Jane Goldman will be presented in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery in the Richmond Art Center from November 1 through December 7.

Ceramics Invitational & AP Art Exhibits

The show featured a variety of styles by 15 artists. The exhibit includes work by Vermont artist John Brickels, who will be a visiting artist at Loomis Chaffee, working with and among students in the visual arts program.

With Students' Help, Joe Hill '93 Paints in 3D

With assistance from students, Joe Hill '93, renowned 3D pavement artist, created a graphical optical illusion of flying over Grubbs Quadrangle on the back of a pelican on the floor of the Sue and Eugene Mercy, Jr. Gallery during his stay.