Hamilton Gallery opens its annual BOSS Show, the first exhibition of 2023-24 academic year
The Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the Best of Salve Student Show, also known as BOSS Show 2023, from Thursday, Sept. 14, to Wednesday, Sept. 27.
Each September the Department of Art and Art History presents its annual survey of outstanding student artwork drawn from the full spectrum of visual art courses taught on campus. This juried exhibition showcases creative achievement at all studio levels, from introductory to advanced, in a wide variety of media. This year’s show features a range of artwork from both art majors and non-art majors in the areas of photography, painting, drawing, illustration, ceramics, graphic design, sculpture and interactive media.
An awards ceremony for BOSS Show 2023 is scheduled for the Gallery on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 5 p.m. This year’s juror is Alicia Rendette, the curator from Overlap, a contemporary art gallery based in Newport, Rhode Island. Immediately following the awards, the Department of Art and Art History invites all students majoring or minoring in Studio Art and Art History to attend a kickoff and orientation event.
The Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery is located in the Antone Academic Center on the campus of Salve. It is handicap accessible with parking along Lawrence Avenue and Leroy Avenue. Its exhibits are open to the public Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturdays and Sundays from Noon to 4 p.m. The gallery is closed on Mondays.