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Traveling Exhibits
The Marian Library/International Marian Institute makes available a variety of traveling exhibits for rental to museums, galleries, colleges, parishes and other institutions.
 
For detailed information, please call Michele Devitt 937-229-4213 or email devittm2@udayton.edu

Guidelines for Loan of Art (pdf)

 
Currently Available:
Fairest of All

THE FAIREST OF ALL
Jan Oliver
Jan Oliver’s ‘Fairest of All’ is the artistic rendering of a rediscovery. This vibrant discovery of Our Lady reflects joy and harmony, inspired by nature, colors and culture of the Southwest. Meditating on the life of Mary, Oliver discovers in Mary the Mother of us all
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30 acrylic paintings, stretched canvas (4 sizes, 36"x48", 30"x40",18"x24",12"x18")

ML.4172.01-.30

When Words Become Pictures

WHEN WORDS BECOME PICTURES
Ann Bain
Ann Bain captures Mary’s biblical words, her own words and the words about her in calligraphy. Each of these New Testament references is an individual painting. Together they form a life of Our Lady and a concise timeline of biblical history.

12 pieces, framed (28"x20.25")

ML.2360.01-.12

Small Dance of Death

THE SMALL DANCE OF DEATH
Hans Friedrich Grohs

These woodcuts of a rich Expressionist quality confront the visitor with the reality of death and the deeper meaning of life. A well-known artistic motif, the "Small Dance of Death" depicts the many faces of death and how humans react to its challenge.

11 original woodcut prints, framed (18.25"x15.25")

ML.1488.01-.18

Narrative Enchantment

NARRATIVE ENCHANTMENT
Ruth Sanderson
Ruth Sanderson is a well-known artist specializing in book illustrations for children. The present exhibit features the many ways in which the Nativity, and its various aspects, can be artistically visualized. Destined to form children’s religious imagination, these colorful and joyful illustrations are inspired by Renaissance paintings and illustrated manuscripts.

20 oil paintings, framed (2 sizes, 11"x16" & 18"x26")

ML.4503.01-.20

Mysteries of the Rosary

THE MYSTERIES OF THE ROSARY
Margaret Werlinger
This is an illustration of all the mysteries of the rosary (joyful, sorrowful, luminous, and glorious). The artist using watercolors gives this foundation of the Christian faith from Incarnation to Assumption and Coronation of Our Lady both a colorful and prayerful expression.

21 watercolor paintings, framed (16"x20")

ML.4880.01-.20

Biblical Portraits

BIBLICAL PORTRAITS
Ned Ostendorf
A gallery of portraits, the 27 paintings feature representations of Jesus Christ, Our Lady, apostles and holy men and women of the Bible and beyond.

27 acrylic paintings, framed (2 sizes, 14”x14” & 16”x20”)

ML.4509.02A-04A, 07A, 08A, 12A, 29A, 42A, 52A, 54A, 57A, 60A, 61A, 65A, 68A-70A, 75A/B, 79A- 81A, 84A, 85A, 92A, 93A, 97A, 98A

Creative Images

CREATIVE IMAGES
The Story of the Savior in the Hidden Images of Biblical Events

Ned Ostendorf
The twelve paintings relate to episodes of salvation history from the Old and New Testaments. Most of them are from the life of Jesus. Each painting contains a hidden image highlighting the deeper meaning of the scene pictured.

12 acrylic paintings, framed (21"x29")

ML.4509.18A-20A, 22A-25A, 35A-39A

Creative Images

THE BIBLE WITH LINE AND INK
The Faces

Ned Ostendorf
The exhibit presents faces of Christ, His miracles and dialogues with people, but also events, gestures and contrasts, featuring other situations and figures of the blblical story.

6 ink on paper drawings, (4 sizes, "18x36", 21"x31.5", 24"x18" & 33"x27")

ML.4509.27, 52, 53, 66, 96, 97A

Additional exhibits may be available. Contact Michele Devitt, Curatorial Assistant, for a consultation.

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