William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art


Explore the Eternal Kiln Fire Legend: Chinese Jun Porcelain

May 23, 2019

On view May 31 through August 1, 2019 Jun porcelain, one of the Five Great Kilns of the Song Dynasty, is considered a treasure of Chinese ceramic art. Known for its astonishing… Read More


Multiple Ones: Contemporary Perspectives in Printmedia

May 2, 2019

On view August 22–Oct. 23, 2019 … Read More

The Last Breath: Art of Qiang Zhang

May 1, 2019

Chinese artist Qiang Zhang uses our understanding of, and sympathy for, animals to express what non-visible, internal struggles for humans can look and feel like.… Read More

Crotalus Reduced

Pathos Along a Contemporary Frontier: Border Paintings by Rigoberto Alonso Gonzalez 

January 7, 2019

Provocative and disturbing paintings of life and violence in the Rio Grande Valley. They encourage the viewer to reorient their sense of the cultural center and reimagine implications from the perspective of… Read More


Natural Conditions

November 15, 2018

On view April 26–May 18, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 27, 5-7 pm Student Walk Through: Friday, May 3, 2 pm Natural Conditions investigates the perceived world–whether emotional, physical, psychological or imaginative.… Read More

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Traces: Revealing Secrets in Art and History

September 18, 2018

This exhibit offers a behind-the-scenes look at the procedures and techniques art "detectives" use to investigate what secrets artworks hold… Read More

Systematis Copernicani Corrected

Mapping Meaning: Adventures in Cartography

June 6, 2018

This exhibit presents a variety of beautiful maps and ways of reading them, combined with objects from the times they were created, dating from the 16th century to today… Read More


In Situ: Works from the William Rolland Collection

May 9, 2018

In this exhibit, we reimagine the William Rolland Collection through the lens of placing its objects in space and time. … Read More



November 15, 2017

From digital to traditional media, Cal Lutheran presents a compilation of student work from the Art Department's graduating class of 2018.… Read More

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Siona Benjamin: Blue like Me

November 15, 2017

Indian-born, New York-based artist Siona Benjamin creates a unique visual language that presents her transcultural, transnational view of the world.… Read More