Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU

2023 | Guided Discussion and Celebration With Jeffrey Gibson

Guided Discussion: Adornment, Individuality & Community Youtube Livestreamed Link September 19, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join artist Jeffrey Gibson and other special guests for a discussion about how choices of adornment communicate individuality as well as community identity. Discussion will include historical perspectives from Native culture regarding materiality and spirituality, as well as wider […]

2023 | First Year Experience Event

First Year Programs Event Tuesday, September 12, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Pavilion Gallery, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU WSU’s First-Year Programs invite students, faculty, and staff from First-Year Focus and UNIV 104 courses to the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU for music and refreshments, as well as activities and conversation in […]

Visitor enjoys a museum exhibition with artwork on the walls in the museum gallery

2023 | Artist’s Talk With Glassblower Ben Cobb

Artist’s Talk With Ben Cobb Tuesday, August 29th, 4:30 p.m. Department of Art Auditorium, located in the Fine Arts Building Glass Comes Alive in Pullman is a two-day event celebrating the multifaceted beauty of glass as an art form that seamlessly intertwines visual art, design, engineering, and technology. On the afternoon of August 29th at […]

Image of two glass sculptures in organic forms

2023 | LandEscapes Release Party

Join us Thursday,  April 27 for the LandEscapes Release Party! WSU’s student-run art and literary journal will celebrate the release of their 2023 issue, with an accompanying program of readings by featured student authors. Original works of art published in the new issue of the journal will also be on display.  Additional WSU publications will […]

A crowd sitting in the gallery in 2022's LandEscapes event

Artist Talk with Juventino Aranda

Artist Talk with Juventino Aranda Thursday, February 23, 4:30 p.m. Fine Arts Auditorium Livestreamed via Zoom Webinar Join us for a Lecture with artist Juventino Aranda! On Thursday, February 23 at 4:30 pm, artist Juventino Aranda will be giving a public talk in the Fine Arts Auditorium about his work in the exhibition  Juventino Aranda: […]

2022 | Wednesday, November 16: Keiko Hara Reception & Book Release

Join us Wednesday, November 16 for an evening at the museum with Walla Walla-based artist Keiko Hara. Hara’s work is the subject of a mini-survey exhibition, Keiko Hara: Four Decades of Paintings and Prints, chronicling her unwavering commitment to painting and her unique form of Japanese woodblock printmaking over a 40-year period. This event also […]

Ryan Hardesty and Keiko Hara prepare to move a print from storage.

Reading, Q&A, and book signing with multi-media artist and poet Sam Roxas-Chua

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2022  |  5:00 P.M. IN PERSON – JORDAN SCHNITZER MUSEUM OF ART FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC OR WATCH ON YOUTUBE LIVESTREAM Sam Roxas-Chua 姚 (Yao) is a transracial/transcultural adopted person. He is the author of Saying Your Name Three Times Underwater, Echolalia in Script, Fawn Language, and the podcast Dear Someone Somewhere, an audio-journal project. His open-form calligraphy, artworks, and writing have appeared […]

A banner/flyer image of Sam Roxas-Chua

2022 | Friday, October 7: Opening Reception

4:30-6:00 p.m. Reception Juventino Aranda: Esperé Mucho Tiempo Pa Ver and Our Stories, Our Lives: Irwin Nash Photographs of Yakima Valley Migrant Labor Location: Pavilion Gallery Join us Friday, October 7 to celebrate the exhibitions Juventino Aranda: Esperé Mucho Tiempo Pa Ver and Our Stories, Our Lives: Irwin Nash Photographs of Yakima Valley Migrant Labor. […]

A collage of images form the Juventino Aranda exhibition gallery

2022 | Friday, October 7: Guided Conversation with Guest Curator Lipi Turner-Rahman

3:00-4:30 p.m. Guided Conversation Our Stories, Our Lives: Irwin Nash Photographs of Yakima Valley Migrant Labor Location: Pavilion Gallery and Livestreamed Stream the program live on YouTube Free and open to the public, no registration necessary. Moderated by: Lipi Turner-Rahman, Director of Development, WSU Libraries Special Guests: Yakima Valley community members from multiple generations; Daisy Zavala […]

Two black and white photos side by side from the Yakima Valley

Art & Healing Wellness Classes with Ambiente432: Mindful Movement and Improvisational Dance with Elise Kapsi

Art & Healing Wellness Classes with Ambiente432: Mindful Movement and Improvisational Dance with Elise Kapsi Wednesday, July 13, 12:00-1:00 p.m. Pavilion Gallery, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU Join us for a mindful movement and improvisational dance class with Elise Kapsi at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU. Elise’s class will use mindful movement […]

People mingling in the museum entrance