Located in the Center for the Arts on the Valparaiso University campus, the Brauer Museum of Art is home to a nationally recognized collection of 19th, 20th, and 21st-century American art and includes works by Frederic Edwin Church, Asher B. Durand, Childe Hassam, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Ed Paschke.
It also houses the largest known collection of works by Junius R. Sloan (1827-1900), a Hudson River School painter who lived and worked in the Midwest. Other focus areas within the collection include world religious art and Midwestern regional art. As well as displaying selections from its permanent collection, the Brauer Museum hosts a full schedule of special exhibitions and events.
Please note that the Brauer Museum of Art will be closed July 3, 4, and 5.
For information on the sculpture installation Borders by Steinunn Thorarinsdottir, please click here.
For information about the March 25 Inner Visions symposium, please click here.
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In the museum’s Wehling and McGill Galleries:
Permanent Collection: New Acquisitions
In the museum’s West Gallery:
Hermann Gurfinkel: Hidden Northwest Indiana Legend
In the museum’s large Ferguson Gallery:
The Preposthumous Works of Harry Brown
In the museum’s small Ferguson Gallery:
Screenprints by Andy Warhol from the Brauer Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection, curated by Kevvie Simonsen and Kayla Nomina
In the museum’s Gallery 1212:
The Drawings, Watercolors, and Gouaches of Jeanette Pasin Sloan from the Brauer Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection, curated by Nina Corazzo