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 Spring Break hours for the Brauer Museum of Art for March 4 - 16 are Tuesday through Sunday, 12 pm - 5 pm.
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In the museum’s Wehling and McGill Galleries:
Trucks: Recent Work by John Himmelfarb
In the museum’s Gallery 1212:
Mr. Imagination: Chicago Self-Taught Artist
In the museum’s Education Room:
Modern Vision: Japanese Prints from the Ruth A. Ruege Collection