Join us for a reception to celebrate the 50 x 50: UMN Cast Iron Alumni exhibition in the Quarter Gallery as part of IRON 50, the 50th Anniversary of the University of Minnesota Iron Pour. The exhibition runs May 1-24, 2019. In celebration of IRON 50 there are a variety of related FREE exhibitions, lectures, and events from April 22 - May 20 at Regis Center for Art and the Wilson Library. More info at z.umn.edu/quarter.
Wayne Portratz Archive: Selections from the Collection
April 22 - May 17, 2019 | Wilson Library, 4th Floor
Featuring iconic t-shirts that document the Iron Pour from its inception to now with select materials from the Wayne E. Potratz Archive, a new acquisition to the University of Minnesota Archives and Special Collections.
April 22 - 26, 2019 | University of Minnesota Foundry, Regis Center for Art
A partnership with the FAIR School and Ubah Medical Academy Art Program
Visiting Artist Residency
April 22 - May 4, 2019 | University of Minnesota Foundry, Regis Center for Art
Featuring artists and educators James L. Hayes, Rian Kerrane, and Michal Staszczak
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Public Reception for Wayne Portratz Archive | 5:00 - 6:30 PM | Wilson Library, 4th Floor
VACP Lecture: James L. Hayes, Rian Kerrane, & Michal Staszczak | 7:00 PM | InFlux Space, Regis Center for Art
Friday, May 3, 2019
50th Annual University of Minnesota Iron Pour
2:00 - 6:00 PM followed by a 7:00 PM Fire Performance | Department of Art Foundry, Regis Center for Art
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Foundry Tree Photography Session | 1:00 - 5:00 PM | E134, Regis Center for Art
Conducted by Gabriel Akagawa, Foundry Tree Founder
May 8-19, 2019 | Wilson Library, 4th Floor
Featuring works made during the IRON 50 pour by FAIR School and Ubah Medical Academy students.
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Public Reception for Community Casting | 5:30 - 7:30 PM | Wilson Library Lobby
Accessibility, Cost, and Parking
We are accessible via Metro Transit Blue and Green lines and bus routes 2 and 7. Parking is available nearby on the street, at the 21st Avenue South ramp, 5th Street South lot, and 19th Avenue South ramp; hourly or event rates apply. These parking locations and the Regis Center for Art are wheelchair-accessible. Exhibitions and related events are FREE and open to the public.
Justine Johnson, Unity, 2018
49th Annual University of Minnesota Iron Pour
Photo by Matt Weber