Archetypes, Power, and Puppets

Installation view of the Fall 2015 exhibition, "Archetypes, Power, & Puppets," in the CWAM's Sussel Gallery. Artists in the exhibition included Jonathan Baldock at the far end of the gallery, Tom Thayer and Kara Walter to the left, and Anne Chu to the right. Photography: Petr Wiese.



The College of Wooster Art Museum (CWAM) began as a small gallery in the 1930s to support the educational programs of the College. Since then, the museum has grown in space, collections, and mission, bringing diverse, high-quality exhibitions to The College of Wooster and to the community at large. 

Nationally and internationally recognized contemporary artists that have exhibited at the CWAM include: Ann Hamilton, William Kentridge, David Shrigley, Lorna Simpson, Jim Campbell, Laylah Ali, Marcel Dzama, Hiraki Sawa, Shirin Neshat, David Nash, Willie Cole, Kara Walker, Yoko Ono, and Roxy Paine.