Final Art Exposé of the Fall 23 semester

The Emile H. Mathis Art Gallery invites you to a series of “Art Exposé” Gallery Talks In these 15-minute presentations, Mathis Gallery Interns will discuss a mystery art object in the gallery collection that they have researched this semester. This is a...

Book Illustrations
Thursday, September 15 2022

Mathis Art Gallery Fall Exhibition: On Making Fairyland

The Emile H. Mathis Art Gallery, with loans from UWM’s Special Collections, presents On Making Fairyland, an exhibit of fairy tale and children’s fantasy illustrations from the Golden Age of Illustration (1880-1930). This exhibition explores the ways artists translated traditional folklore and contemporary fantasy narratives from word to design and the visual trends used to depict imagined realms and...

Musee Guimet, Paris
Wednesday, November 16 2022 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Presentation by Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, Elizabeth Emery

Hidden Treasure: Finding Women Dealers and Collectors of Far Eastern Art in Paris, 1858-1914 Elizabeth Emery, Professor of World Languages and Cultures, Montclair State University will be giving a free public talk about her recent book Reframing Japonisme: Women and...

Material Agents Exhibition
Thursday, December 8 2022 5pm

Material Agents: Objects as Intermediaries

We are pleased to announce a new art exhibition, Material Agents: Objects as Intermediaries, at The Emile H. Mathis Art Gallery. It was curated as part of the course Introduction to Art Museum Studies II. The show will run from December 8, 2022, to...