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Current Exhibition:

Hope College Alumni Show

October 12 - November 18, 2012

Opening Reception: Friday, October 12, 2012
from 5-6 p.m.

Alumni Panel : Friday, October 12, 2012 @ 4:00


The Alumni Art Show will feature alumni from the college’s studio art program. Their class years range from 1963 through 2009, and they are from as far away as Cambridge, Mass., and Middleton, Idaho, and as nearby as Holland.

All media, including painting, sculpture, installation and works on paper, are included. All of the work in the show was produced in the last two years.

The artists with work in the exhibition (with each artist’s class year in parentheses) are: Erin Beaver (’00) of Seymour, Wis.; Heidi Bender (’04) of Chillicothe, Ohio; Joan Bonnette (’63) of South Haven; Jeffrey Brown (’97) of Chicago, Ill.; Nikolas Burkhart (’09) of Chicago, Ill.; Michelle Calkins (’90) of Holland; David Chapple (’91) of Grand Blanc; Todd Erickson (’81) of Farmington Hills; Mary Piers George (’68) of Holland; Clarissa Gregory (’05) of Baltimore, Md.; Jennifer Hansen Gard (’08) of West Olive; Brent Jackson (’03) of Holland; Jon Kay (’08) of Fishers, Ind.; John Killmaster (’67) of Middleton, Idaho; Dylana Pinter (’08) of Holland; Emilie Puttrich (’09) of Cambridge, Mass.; Laurene Warren-Grunwald (’89) of Nunica; and Audrey Wasielewski (’09) of Fort Collins, Colo. Bender, Jackson and Wasielewski will be participating in the panel discussion.

The exhibition will continue through Sunday, Nov. 18.



For more information, please contact the De Pree Gallery Office at (616) 395-7500. Regular Gallery hours for the Academic Year are Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.; and Sunday 1:00 until 5:00 p.m. The De Pree Art Center and Gallery is located at the corner of 12th Street and Columbia Avenue. Gallery hours may be reduced during breaks and holidays. The gallery is handicapped accessible.

Admission is free.