Hillstrom Museum Exhibit Featured on MPR

Posted on October 16th, 2011 by

One of the current exhibitions at Gustavus Adolphus College’s Hillstrom Museum of Art, A Collector’s Passion for Dürer’s Secrets: the MAGJEKL Collection, was featured on Minnesota Public Radio on Friday, Oct. 14.

The exhibition is the debut of a private collection of the works of the great German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528). It features around forty engravings and woodblocks by the master, assembled only since 2006 by Connecticut collector Elizabeth Maxwell-Garner.

The exhibition will be on display at the Hillstrom Museum through Sunday, Nov. 6. Admission into the museum is free and open to the public. The Hillstrom Museum is located on the lower level of the College’s C. Charles Jackson Campus Center. Regular museum hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays and 1 to 5 p.m. on weekends.

Click here to read or listen to the MPR story.

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