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Martha Bennett Gallery Goes Online

“A Melting Future” by Alexa Hatcher ‘23. Acrylic on canvas.
Curatorial Team adjusts to new reality
May 6, 2020

Since the governor’s social distancing order, the Martha Bennett Gallery Curatorial Team has experienced unexpected cancelations of their exhibits and shows; in spite of these complications, they have...

Martha Bennett Gallery Goes Online

“A Melting Future” by Alexa Hatcher ‘23. Acrylic on canvas.
Curatorial Team adjusts to new reality
May 3, 2020

Since the governor’s social distancing order, the Martha Bennett Gallery Curatorial Team has experienced unexpected cancelations of their exhibits and shows; in spite of these complications, they have...

Reflecting on Newly Designed Art Curriculum

Reflecting on Newly Designed Art Curriculum
February 1, 2019

This school year, the structure of class configurations has taken a huge turn in the arts program. This program now separates beginning level classes for subjects such as drawing and painting and those...

Martha Bennett Gallery displays new prints

Bethke’s art portraying South African culture hung in the Martha Bennett Gallery spanning from February 21 to March 14.
A lifetime of work exhibited by Karl Bethke
March 16, 2018

The current Martha Bennett Gallery exhibit features work personal to art teacher Brian Sago. Karl Bethke, with his exhibit entitled “A Visual History of Rorke’s Drift,” was Sago’s printmaking and...

Gallery: Students, faculty walkout to support 17 lives lost in Florida

Gallery: Students, faculty walkout to support 17 lives lost in Florida
March 14, 2018

Lead by Anika Gutzke '19 and Zehra Kahn '18 over 30 students and faculty members participated in a peaceful walkout and 17 minutes of silence. Prior to the moments of silence, students gave both planned...

New exhibit in the Bennett Gallery entitled “Water: Blake and Beyond”

The pieces showcased in the gallery are created by students from kindergarten through twelfth grade and even by some faculty members.
November 29, 2017

The new exhibit in the Bennett Gallery entitled "Water: Blake and Beyond" will be on display until December 2nd when the pieces will be sold. All proceeds will go towards building a sustainable water filtration...

March food gallery

This month's mouth-watering photos from around Minneapolis.
March 22, 2017

New student-led structure of Martha Bennett Gallery

New student-led structure of Martha Bennett Gallery
The art of transition
September 29, 2015

The Martha Bennett Gallery of the Upper School, historically headed by the Blake arts faculty, presents new possibilities with a switch in leadership towards sole student control.  In September, six selected...

New pieces from the Bennett Gallery

New pieces from the Bennett Gallery
October 31, 2013

Edward the Orca, by Jerry                                                Hot Flowers with Grapes, by Unkown Check out the new art in the Martha Bennett Gallery by artists...

Pencil Art Gallery

Pencil Art Gallery
October 28, 2012

Check out the "Pencil Art" gallery in the Art wing at the Upper School

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