Spring 2023

September 14 – 27, 2023       

BOSS Show: Best of Salve Student Show


October 5 – November 2, 2023         

Ernest Jolicoeur: Erased Landscapes

Paintings and drawings


November 9 – December 10, 2023   

Cursive and Clay                    

A select group of regional ceramic artists who center writing, text, graffiti and other forms of “cursive” expression in their work.  Featuring the ceramics of Justin Gerace, Kathy King and Stephanie Lanter.

BOSS SHOW 2023 (Best of Salve Students)

BOSS Show 2023

September 14 – 27


The Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the Best of Salve Student Show, also known as BOSS Show 2023.

Each September the Department of Art and Art History presents its annual survey of outstanding student artwork drawn from the full spectrum of visual art courses taught on campus.  This juried exhibition showcases creative achievement at all studio levels, from introductory to advanced, in a wide variety of media.  This year’s show features a range of artwork from both art majors and non-art majors in the areas of photography, painting, drawing, illustration, ceramics, graphic design, sculpture, and interactive media.

An awards ceremony for BOSS Show 2023 is scheduled for the Gallery on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.  Immediately following the awards, the Department of Art and Art History invites all students majoring or minoring in Studio Art and Art History to attend a kickoff/orientation event in DiStefano Lecture Hall.  BOSS Show 2023 runs through Wednesday, September 27, 2023.

The Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery is handicap accessible.  Its exhibits are open to the public on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 to 6:00 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:00 to 5:00 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4:00 p.m.  The gallery is closed on Mondays.  We invite you to visit us.


Senior Honors Thesis Exhibition 2020

Online Reception: Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.



Avery Rose-Craver

Shannon Lazzaro

Ayu Sakamoto



The Department of Art and Art History is pleased to announce the launch of the Honors Senior Thesis Exhibition 2020.  This online exhibition showcases the work of three outstanding seniors from the Department of Art and Art History.  It features thesis projects that involve photography, graphic design and painting.