Jones Visual Arts Center


2017-18 AEGON Gallery Exhibitions


Altered State: Painting Myanmar in a Time of Transition
Works from the collection of Ian Holliday
September 18 – October 21
• Oct. 7 — Family Weekend
     (Saturday hrs: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
• Oct. 21 — Homecoming
     (Saturday hrs: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Humanities Exhibit of 19th-c. French Bronze Sculptures
October 30 – December 1



Robert Shetterly: Americans Who Tell the Truth
February – March

Student Art Exhibit
(in conjunction with the RICE Symposium)

April 12 – April 28
• Apr. 12 — Artists’ Reception
     (hosted by RICE, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.)

Senior Art Student Exhibit
May 11 – 20
• May 13 — Artists’ Reception (1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.)
• May 20 — Commencement (Sunday hrs: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
All events are open to the public.

Academic Facility
AEGON Gallery, classrooms, studios, a slide library, state-of-the-art hot glass studio, and faculty offices

Jones Visual Arts Center

Built: 1930
Renovated: 1998
Named for Clarence Jones ’24
Address: 209 South Beatty Avenue, Danville, Ky. 40422

The JVAC was originally a warehouse for the Jackson Chair Company.

Jones Visual Arts Center is home to all art classes at Centre. The Art Program offers instruction in both studio practice and art history, with major and minor concentrations available in both areas. Media taught include drawing, oil painting, printmaking, ceramics, and hot glass. Classrooms, studios, a slide library, state-of-the-art hot glass studio, and faculty offices for the art department are located in JVAC.

The AEGON Gallery is located within the JVAC building and is used for gallery art shows.
Gallery hours are 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Monday thru Friday, unless otherwise noted)
For more information contact: Judith Pointer Jia, Gallery Coordinator, Professor of Art.