The Catherine Portrait:
Paintings by Patricia Olson,
Sister Mona Riley Endowed Professor in the Humanities
February 5 – April 3, 2011
Artist Reception: Saturday, February 5, 6 – 8 p.m.
Artist Talk: Tuesday, February 22, The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery – Visual Arts Building, Noon – 1 p.m.
Over the course of the past three years as the Sister Mona Riley Endowed Professor in the Humanities, Patricia Olson has undertaken the task of painting portraits of Saint Catherine University community members in an effort "to investigate ways for individuals and institutions to be in relationship." The exhibition features forty 16" by 16" portraits.