Archived Exhibitions

Ken Cooper: The Washburn University Sesquicentennial Paintings

Watercolor artist, Ken Cooper

In honor of Washburn's 150th anniversary, The Mulvane Art Museum is exhibiting 33 paintings of the Washburn's campus by celebrated watercolorist Ken Cooper. The works depict views of Washburn's historic buildings, many of which were destroyed in the 1966 Topeka tornado, as well as several images of the destruction caused by that natural disaster. Other works show more recent campus scenes, including one titled "E Books and Beyond...Mabee Library." Works will be for sale as a benefit fundraiser.

Exhibition dates:  May 26 - June 7, 2015.

Reception with the artist, June 5, 5:00 - 7:30pm

Mulvane Art Museum, 17th & Jewell Streets, Topeka, KS


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