The museum staff plans and regularly mounts exhibitions in three buildings on the Ohio Wesleyan campus. Scroll down for more information about all of our current exhibitions.
A Special Message to Our Patrons
To support public health and safety, the Richard M. Ross Art Museum will be closed for the remainder of Spring semester due to the preventative measures around COVID-19 advised by the university and the Ohio Department of Health. Please see OWU’s COVID-19 (coronavirus) Information page for more.
In The Studio: Fine Arts Faculty
February 25 - April 5, 2020
Ohio Wesleyan’s fine arts faculty exhibition, at the Richard M. Ross Art Museum, 60 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. The exhibit will feature new works in clay, metal, painting and drawing, fabric, photography, printmaking, and sculpture by OWU faculty members Kristina Bogdanov, Cynthia Cetlin, Frank Hobbs, Jim Krehbiel, Jeff Nilan, and Jonathan Quick. The exhibit will open with a public reception at 5 pm Feb. 26.
Tick Beat Trick
Shoe, Pitcher, Platter
Cold Sunrise in an Ancient Place
Three Imaginary Boys
Faculty Exhibition Feb. 25 - April 5, 2020
Ross Museum Permanent Collection
November 20, 2019 - May 17, 2020
A selection of works from the Ross Museum permanent collection.
Mowry Alumni Center is open 8:30am – 4pm Mon-Fri, closed Sat & Sun and Dec 24 – 31.
Permanent Collection 1
Permanent Collection 2
Permanent Collection 3
Ellen Sheffield: Pages of Silence and Sound
March 5-April 10, 2020
This exhibit showcases a series of artist books that explore material approaches to communication beyond spoken language. The featured books, by Ohio-based Ellen Sheffield, were developed in response to songs, poems, signs and signals.