Visual Arts Events

Visual Arts Events

The Riney Fine Arts Gallery is conveniently located between Sebits Auditorium and the Fine Arts Office. Stop by the gallery anytime because the 2015-16 schedule is filled with a wide variety of artists who are sure to challenge you through their visual interpretations. Final Friday receptions are scheduled for each art show on the last Friday of each month from 5-7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted). Regular gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

For more information on all Fine Arts events and ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Events & Tickets page.

Fall 2015 Events

Final Friday Reception – Brittany Schaar

Sept. 14 – Oct.16, 2015
Reception: Sept. 25, 2015; 5-7 p.m.
Riney Fine Arts Gallery

Show Me the Money

Oct. 2, 2014
This free event helps high school juniors and seniors prepare an art portfolio to apply for art scholarships. Students work on their portfolios in graphics, studio art, media, journalism, art education or computer graphics. Professional speakers as well as current students lead participants through the process, and lunch is provided. To register, please call 316-295-5537.

Final Friday Reception – Mike Miller

Oct. 19 – Nov. 13, 2015
Reception: Oct. 30, 2015; 5-7 p.m.
Riney Fine Arts Gallery
Visit Mike Millers Website

Fine Arts Showcase Days

Oct. 23, 2015
Are you looking for an outstanding Fine Arts program? Would you or someone you know like to become a student at Friends University? Fine Arts Showcase Days are designed to allow you the opportunity to attend classes, sit in on rehearsals, take a lesson, audition for scholarships, have your art portfolio reviewed and visit with current students and faculty. You’ll even get a free lunch! For more information, please call 316-295-5536.

Art Reception-Tallgrass Prairie Press

Nov. 16 – Dec. 11, 2015
Reception: Nov. 20, 2015; 5-7 p.m.
Riney Fine Arts Gallery

Spring 2016 Events

Art Challenge

March 4
Art Challenge 2016 will take place on March 4. Presenters include Brad Ruder and Joshua Tripoli. This years judges include Ted Krone, John Ernatt, Jenny Venn and Jonathan Wood. Art Challenge 2016 will also have new challenges in addition to favorites from previous years. Visit the Art Challenge 2016 page for more information!

Fine Arts Showcase Days

Jan. 29, 2016
Are you looking for an outstanding Fine Arts program? Would you or someone you know like to become a student at Friends University? Fine Arts Showcase Days are designed to allow you the opportunity to attend classes, sit in on rehearsals, take a lesson, audition for scholarships, have your art portfolio reviewed and visit with current students and faculty. You’ll even get a free lunch! For more information, please call 316-295-5536.

Fine Arts Showcase Days

March 11, 2016
Are you looking for an outstanding Fine Arts program? Would you or someone you know like to become a student at Friends University? Fine Arts Showcase Days are designed to allow you the opportunity to attend classes, sit in on rehearsals, take a lesson, audition for scholarships, have your art portfolio reviewed and visit with current students and faculty. You’ll even get a free lunch! For more information, please call 316-295-5536.