Sacred Menagerie: Animals in Asmat Art

Spring/Summer 2015 Exhibition

Date & Time:

Monday, February 2, 2015
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 2, 2015 – July 31, 2015


The Gallery, Anderson Student Center

Explore the diverse roles, images and meanings of animals in Asmat art and culture.


Reception: Friday, March 6, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Curated by Dr. Eric Kjellgren, AMAA@UST director
Assisted by Zachary Forstrom and Jennifer Smith, art history graduate students


Viewing Hours
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday
Noon – 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday

The Gallery is closed April 3-6, 2015.


Free and open to the public.

Parking is available in the Anderson Parking Facility, corner of Grand and Cretin avenues.
Gallery location and parking directions:

The Gallery is handicap accessible. For accessibility requests: (651) 962-6315.

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.