University Advancement

"Mies/Weese at Drake: Where We Live and Work"

Join fellow Central Iowa alumni to explore how the visions of famed architects Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and brothers Harry and Ben Weese translated into everyday use by Drake students and faculty. A new exhibit documents the lived experience of Meredith Hall, Goodwin-Kirk and Ross residence halls, Olmsted Center, and Harmon Fine Arts Center through multimedia reminiscences by alumni and others. Complimentary beer, wine, and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

“Mies/Weese at Drake: Where We Live and Work”
Exhibit reception, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 5–7 PM
Anderson Gallery, Harmon Fine Arts Building

Questions? Contact Kathleen Richardson at or 515-271-3378.

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Tuesday November 28
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Reminisce over your time in the buildings with fellow alumni over complimentary beer, wine, and hors d'oeuvres on Tuesday, Nov. 28, from 5–7 PM.
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