The 1912 Gallery features three artists each semester. These temporary exhibits are by emerging and nationally acclaimed artists. Artalks, conversations with the artists about their lives and inspiration, are held in conjunction with the exhibits. Exhibits and Artalks are free and open to the public.
Jerry Uelsmann, Jack Beal, Virginia Scotchie, Cora Cohen, Richard Jolley, Tom Nakashima, Jennifer Pepper, Anne Austin Pearce, Cort Savage, Barbara Tisserat, James McGarrell, Willie Anne Wright, and Jake Berthot have served as visiting artists. The gallery has also featured work by Harvey Littleton, Janet Fish, Dale Chihuly, and Sally Mann.
The Emory Train Depot was built in 1912 and served as a train station for travelers, including Emory & Henry students, traveling to and from Emory, Va.
The 1912 Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. and by appointment. Contact Lindsey Kincaid for to make an appointment, or just drop on in!
31036 Oxford Ave., Emory, Virginia 24327 (map)
Seating is limited at certain events, therefore advanced reservations. Tickets are currently available at the 1912 Gallery—located in the train depot. Tickets for Emory & Henry students, faculty and staff are free of charge, however, tickets are expected for seat reservations for all attendees. Reservation fee for the public is $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Adults 55 years and older, and students from other institutions, may reserve tickets for $8 each. Contact Lindsey Kincaid for more information or to reserve tickets.