Jones Visual Arts Center (JVAC)
Renovated: 1998, 2015
Named for: Clarence Jones ’24
Address: 209 South Beatty Avenue
ADA Accessible: Entrance, restrooms
- Art Department Faculty Offices
- AEGON Gallery
- Slide Library
- Hot Glass Studio
The 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.
AEGON Gallery is located in the Jones Visual Arts Center (JVAC) and is home to all that is ART at Centre College. Student and guest artist exhibitions are shown here including Lino Tagliapietra, widely acknowledged to be the world’s foremost glass artist.
2019-20 AEGON GALLERY EXHIBITIONS
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. • For more information email email@example.com
All events are open to the public.
September 16-October 12: Stephen Rolfe Powell ’74: A Retrospective
September 21, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
September 27 Family Weekend, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
October 11 Reception, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
October 12 Homecoming, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
October 16-28: Humanities Exhibit of 19th c. French Bronze Sculptures
November 1-December 1: Gaia Weeps: Photography by Federica Armstrong, Isabella La Rocca González, Carolyn Monastra, Kay Westhues. In conjunction with the Louisville Photography Biennial
November 16: Reception and Gallery Talk with Isabella La Rocca González and Kay Westhues, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
January 7-February 21: Sheldon Tapley Portraits and Figures
In conjunction with Sheldon Tapley: Painter & Draughtsman, Newlin Hall Foyer
March 5-13: Alex Spragens and Maddie Lam: Creative TIP Students
March 6 Reception: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
April 2-30: Student Art Exhibit In conjunction with the R.I.C.E. Symposium
April 3: Artists’ Reception, hosted by RICE
May 14-24 Senior Art Student Exhibit
May 17: Artists Reception, 1:30-3:00 p.m.
May 23-24 Commencement Weekend hours, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.