The Waldemar A. Schmidt Art Gallery is located on the ground floor of the Bachmann Fine Arts Center at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. Exhibits are composed of work from local, national, and international artists. The gallery is free and open to the public.

Front Looking To Nook
Back Room

2016-17 EXHIBITS

Works by Mauricio Lasansky
Selections from the collection of Bill and Lynne Fruehling
Sept. 6-Oct. 22, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, Sept 8, 6-8 p.m.
Gallery Talk featuring Phillip Lasansky and Diego Lasansky: Thursday, Oct. 12, 11:30 a.m.

Revisiting Past Exposures
Featuring the work of Matthew Terry
Oct. 30-Dec. 15, 2017

Gallery Talk/Exhibition Reception: Friday, Nov. 3, 5 p.m.; reception to follow, 6-8 p.m.

Featuring the work of Joshua Cox and Dawn Gettler

Jan. 4-Feb. 11, 2018
Gallery Talk/Exhibition Reception: Friday, Jan. 5, 5 p.m.; reception to follow, 6-8 p.m.

Waxing Poetic:
The Journey of an Accidental Scientist
Featuring the work of Barbara Walton
Feb. 19-April 1, 2018

Gallery Talk/Exhibition Reception: Friday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m.; reception to follow, 6-8 p.m.

Wartburg Senior Exhibition 2018
April 12-May 27

Exhibition Reception: Thursday, April 12, 7-9 p.m.
(coincides with RICE Day)

Summer Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily
Regular Hours: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. daily 
Gallery Director:  Johanna Kramer Weston
Phone: (319) 352-8386
Office hours: By appointment

Exhibition Proposals (PDF)
Click the above link if you are an artist interested in exhibiting. Updated November 2016.

Gallery Description (PDF)
A complete facilities description of the Waldemar A. Schmidt Art Gallery, including images, measurements, and floor plan is available for download to help you plan your exhibit proposal.

Recent Exhibits
David Kamm and Rebecca Kamm
Angela Waseskuk
Project AWARE
Ladies and Landscapes
The Saint John’s Bible

Johanna Kramer-Weston

Art Gallery Director & Exhibition Manager