Archive

March 24, 2017, 5:00 pm
You are encouraged to submit artwork that pertains to the idea of 50 years of science and art, though other artwork will be accepted. March 1 submit intent application. March 22 drop off artwork between 8-11am.
June 1, 2017, 5:00 pm
Robert Wilson handpicked Angela Gonzales in 1967 to collaborate and create a visual identity for Fermilab. Her vision was inspiring and bold. From designing book covers of scientific proceedings to posters for the arts and lecture series, she detailed her strategy. She incorporated visual objects that reflected the intellectual challenges and innovations within the laboratory. For 31 years, she worked with Fermilab and was a truly legendary artist.

2016

Dec. 7, 2015 - Feb. 12, 2016
Michele Thrane
Michele Thrane’s Harmonics series is about family, art, and physics. Her artwork is influenced by her son’s research. A physicist, his current work involves the search for gravitational waves. As he tries to better understand the universe, she is trying to share the excitement and awe he finds in the mysteries beyond what the eye... More »
Feb. 19 - April 29, 2016
The universe has been expanding since the Big Bang almost 14 billion years ago. Now, the expansion of the universe is accelerating, driven by a new fundamental form of energy called dark energy. The Dark Energy Survey (DES) is a collaboration of more than 400 scientists from over 30 institutions across 7 countries. DES aims... More »
May 4 - July 14, 2016
Stephen Cartwright
Artist Statement My work exists at the confluence of science and art, where hard data intersects with the intangible complexities of human experience. Some artists paint likenesses of themselves as a means of understanding who they are in a complex world—I create art derived from personally recorded data. The practice I have developed allows me... More »
July 20 - Sept. 16, 2016
Ana Zanic
July 20 – September 16, 2016 The Art Gallery is open to the public Monday to Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sign in at the reception desk in Wilson Hall atrium.   Artist reception – July 22 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Gallery talk – July 27 noon   Biography Ana Zanic is a contemporary artist whose work... More »
Sept. 23 - Nov. 23, 2016
Lindsay Olson
Artist Reception - September 23 from 5-7 p.m. Gallery Talk - October 5 at noon As Fermilab’s first artist in residence, Lindsay Olson worked with scientists, members of the operations crew, and numerous staff throughout the lab to learn the basics of high energy physics. Olson was inspired to create a body of work that reflects the beauty of the research and the dedication of the women and men here at Fermilab and around the world.

2015

Where Science Inspires Art
Fermilab Employee Art Show 2015
September 18, 2015- November 30, 2015

On That Note
Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, Jim Jenkins, Robert Krawczyk, Jeremiah Lee, Chris Olsen, Erik Ramberg
July 1, 2015- September 10, 2015

Systems and Intuition
Fawn Clarke-Peterson, Jen Evans, Rita Grendze
April 28, 2015- June 26, 2015

Art@CMS
February 1, 2015- April 23, 2015

Imagined Landscape: Melanie P Brown,Suzanne K Loechl, Julian E Williams
December 4, 2014- January 29, 2015

Previous years

Negentropy – Bruce Riley and Renee Robbins
September 17, 2014- November 28, 2014

Approaching Light- Louise LeBourgeois
July 1, 2014- September 12, 2014

Edward Tufte-The Cognitive Art of Feynman Diagrams
April 12, 2014- June 26, 2014

Jay Strommen- Creativity is not Created
January 29, 2013- April 10, 2014

Fermilab Examined – a juried Exhibition by members of the Fermilab Photography Club
November 15, 2013- January 26, 2014

Views: Four Art Professors from NIU – Y. Kuo, A. Nason, C. Rollman, H. Wirth
September 17, 2013 – November 12, 2013

The Julia Set: Working the Angles by Julie Ris
July 12, 2013 – September 12, 2013

Foundations of Drawing-Steven Carrelli, Lelde Alida Kalmite, Todd Serrano, Laurie Shaman
May 10, 2013 – July 8, 2013

Employee Art Show – Out of the Office
March 20, 2013 – May 7, 2013

Mary Stoppert-Relics and Reliquaries
January 24, 2013 – March 15, 2013

In Visible-new paintings and drawings by Adam Benjamin Fung
November 12, 2012 – January 20, 2013

Martyl – a retrospective
September 20, 2012 – November 6, 2012

Rugged Elegance by Mike Baur and Stephen Mueller
July 16, 2012 – September 17, 2012

Abstract Jewels of Modernism by Roland Kulla
May 14, 2012 – July 14, 2012

Potential Energy
March 21, 2012 – May 9, 2012

Contemporary Realist Painiting by Tony Armendariz
January 26, 2012 – March 16, 2012

Stitched Together, Art and Science – Art Quilts by Midwetern Artists
November 1, 2011 – January 20, 2012

Rhythm and Flow – Kwang Jean Park
August 29, 2011 – October 29, 2011

Natural Elements- Karen Brown, Roberta Polfus
June 9, 2011 – August 24, 2011

Employee Art Show-After Hours 2011
April 13, 2011 – June 3, 2011

Through the Lens-Images by Reidar Hahn and the Particle Physics Photowalk at Fermilab
February 9, 2011 – April 8, 2011

William Worcester-Natural Light and the Landscape
December 8, 2010 – February 4,2011

Aviation by Rob Bach
September 15, 2010 – December 3, 2010

Chicago Printmakers Collaborative
Ariyama, Goro, Lader, Laurel, O’Connor, O’Malley, Sterling, Upart
July 8, 2010 – September 8, 2010

Urban Landscapes
Andy Paczos
Lisa Harris
May 6, 2010 – July 5, 2010

I Live in a Duplex
Virginia Broersma
March 4, 2010 – May 3, 2010

Peter B. Olson
Dissimulation
December 4, 2009 – February 26, 2010

John Chervinsky
An Experiment in Perspective
September 28, 2009 – November 30, 2009

Art in the Abstract
Guy Bellaver, Kate Friedman, John Slavik, Shawn Slavik, Ana Zanic
May 15, 2009 – July 6, 2009

Artist Within – Employee Art Show
May 15, 2009 – July 6, 2009

Wildlife Field Studies by Peggy Macnamara
March 9, 2009 – May 8, 2009

Nature’s Masterpieces: Chicago Wilderness and Beyond
Photographs by Ray Mathis
January 9, 2009 – March 4, 2009

Small Works: 2008 International Orton Conebox Show, Ed Cook, Nancy D’Agostino, Juliette Herwitt, Nancy Staszak, Sadia Uqaili, Anne Von Ehr
November 12, 2008 – January 5, 2009

Intersections: the Art and Science of Light experiments in Holography, Photography & Mixed Media by Lori Napoleon, Ed Wesly, Todd Johnson
September 12, 2008 – November 10, 2008

McMahon Family Affair- Franklin, Franklin Jr.,Mark, Carolyn, Meryl, Andrew, Elise, Debbie, Margot, Hugh, Michael
July 21, 2008 – September 17, 2008

Earth Works – Gary Schirmer Philip Schroeder
May 19, 2008 – July 16, 2008

Hidden Talents – Employee Art Show
March 19, 2008 – May 14, 2008

Jeff Curto – The Italian Portfolio: Evidence of Hands on Stone
Tanya Lunina – Flowers: Colors, Lines and Shapes
January 25, 2008 – March 14, 2008

Biological Impulses: works by Yvette Kaiser Smith and Beverly Kedzior
November 6, 2007 – January 21, 2008

Probability of Certainty Suminagashi:The art & science of Painting On Water by Amy Lee Segami
August 27, 2007 – November 5, 2007

In Search of Meaning: Lylie Fisher
July 3, 2007 – August 22, 2007

Thru a Distant Lens: Weavings by Sherri Smith / Paintings by Barbara Cervenka
April 30, 2007 – June 28,2007

Nikon’s 2006 Small World Photomicrography Competition
February 14, 2007 – April 26, 2007

D.L. Brown-Watercolors
January 8, 2007 – February 13, 2007

Art Work 06-an Employee Art Show
November 6, 2006 – January 3, 2007

Moon Project by Sallie Wolf
September 8, 2006 – November 1, 2006

Specific Conversations paintings by Dawn Meson
Glass Explorations by James Wilbat
June 27, 2006 – September 5, 2006

Miles Lowry “A Celebration of Old Growth”
Gum Bichromate Prints by Keith Gerling
April 28, 2006 – June 20, 2006

Fertile Ground – Pam Allnutt
March 2, 2006 – April 25, 2006

Color Expressions- George Shipperley
January 9, 2006 – February 28, 2006

Perfect- a group exhibition
November 9, 2005 – January 5, 2006

Origami- L. Allen, C. Palmer, R.J. Lang
September 1, 2005 – November 4, 2005

Sized Matter-Perception of the Extreme Unseen- Jan-Henrik Andersen
June 6, 2005 – August 26, 2005

My Artistic Side – an Employee Art Show
April 8, 2005 – May 31, 2005

Environmental Battlegrounds- Photographs by Pete Souza
January 24, 2005 – April 1, 2005

Kinethesis = Jim Jenkins and John Stanicek
November 3, 2004 – January 19, 2005

Compound Interests: The Fine Line Arts Center Faculty Exhibition
September 1, 2004 – November 1, 2004

Perspectives of the Midwestern Landscape
by H.Dean Willis and Sue Skowronski
Jume 15, 2004 – August 30, 2004

Develop, Stop, Fix
Photographs by Ellen Lederman, Kathleen Fischer, Dan Zamudio
April 14, 2004 – June 14, 2004

Contemporary Art and Living Stones Provided by Willaim H. Bigham Galleries and the World of Sculpture
February 1, 2004 – April 12, 2004

Beyond Light – Albert Koetsier / Succulent Society – Eric Wert
November 3, 2003 – January 30, 2004

Mode: Digital Images by Eric J. Heller
August 4, 2003 – October 30, 2003

FermiLandscapes: Plein Air Paintings by Kathleen Newman
June 3, 2003 – July 31, 2003

Fermilab Employees Arts and Crafts Show
May 1, 2003 – June 3, 2003

Still and not so Still
Paintings by Mae Connor
March 1, 2003 – April 30, 2003

Forms of Passion
by Patricia Armato, John Slavik, Benjye Troob
December 18, 2002 – February 25, 2003

To Every Season: Earth and Sky
Pastels by Lynn Krause
October 3, 2002 – December 16, 2002

One Year Later 9/11
September 1, 2002 – October 1, 2002

Chicago Diverse Architectural Fragments
Photographs by Algimantas Kezys
June 13, 2002 – August 29, 2002

Current Works by Cheryl Holz
April 17-June 11, 2002

Etchings by James Manos and Watercolors by Lynne K. Railsback
February 1, 2002 – April 15, 2002
View Lynne K. Railsback artist statement and photos
View James Manos artist statement and photos

Contrasts – The Photo Exhibition
Fred Ullrich and Reidar Hahn
October 29, 2001 – January 2002