1845 Fairmount. Wichita, KS 67260-0046 Tel: (316) 578-3664 Fax: (316) 978-3898
Internet Address: www.twsu.edu/~ulrich Interim Director: Mr. Ted D. Ayres Admission: voluntary contribution.
Attendance: 10.000 Established: 1974 Membership: Y ADA Compliant: Y Parking: free on site.
Open: Daily. noon-5pm.
Closed: Legal Holidays.
Facilities: Architecture (mosaic by Joan Miro on museum facade); Galleries; Sculpture Garden.
Activities: Artist-in~Residence Program;
Education Programs (undergraduate and graduate college students): Gallery Talks:
Guided Tours; Lectures; Permanent Exhibits; Temporary Exhibitions:
Publications: blogs; exhibition catalogues.
Wichita State University – Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art Photo Gallery
The Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art houses a permanent collection of over 7,500 objects, with 19th-and 20th-century European and American paintings, drawings, sculpture, and prints forming the core of the collection. A major aspect of the collection is the 65-piece outdoor sculpture collection, including works by Rodin, Moore. Xevelson. Rickey. Chadwick, Jimenez, and Miro, among others. There is also an extensive collection of works by the American marine artist, Frederick Judd Waugh. Also of possible interest on campus is the Clayton Staples Gallery (open: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm, 978-3555) on the second floor of the McKnight Art Center, which presents temporary exhibitions of the work of students and professional artists.
Left to right: Jesus Morales, “Weave Wall”, granite (1995); Sophia Yari, “Danseuse Espagnole”. bronze (1992); Joan Miro, “Personnages Oiseaux”, Venetian glass and marble (19771978); fagade of Museum in background. Photograph courtesy of Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University. Wichita. Kansas.
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