Rockford University Art Gallery

The Rockford University Art Gallery provides a varied series of art exhibitions and related programming in support of the Department of Art and Art History and is an important educational and cultural resource for the campus and community. The Gallery is located in the Clark Arts Center, the locus of the University’s Department of Art and Art History.

Heart Art

Friday, February 20, 2015
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Tickets $15.00, $5.00 student

A silent art auction with proceeds benefitting the Rockford University Art Gallery’s exhibitions and events. Tickets available at the door or call the Box Office at 815-226-4100.

Contributing Artists:

Stephen Warde Anderson, Michael Barnes, Danielle Barton, Derrick Buisch, Molly Carter, Donald Owen Colley, Jesus Correa, John Deill, Michael Ferris Jr., Jason Geiger, Joseph Goral, Jarrod Hennis, Javier Jimenez, Jason Judd, Norm Knott, Johnathan Kuss, Britney Lindgren, Jeremy Long, Kristy Luck, Barbara McNamara, Sarah Reed McNamara, David Menard, Lindsay Obermeyer, Norm Knott, Valerie Olafson, Peter Olson, Paul Pinzarrone, Rebecca Reeves, Steve Siconolfi, Chris Sisson, Philip Soosloff, Carmen Turner, Matthew Vincent, Lynn Capriola-Webb


Spring 2015 Exhibits

Body, Image, Form

A selection of work in a multitude of media that explores the human condition through personal identity, body image and body form.

Thursday, March 5, 2015
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. 

Exhibition Dates:
March 3 – 27, 2015

Faculty Exhibit

Recent work by Rockford University Art Department Faculty: Danielle Barton, Molly Carter, David Menard, Chris Sisson, and Philip Soosloff.

Friday, April 17, 2015
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Spring ArtScene:
Friday, April 10, 2015 and Saturday, April 11, 2015

Exhibition Dates:
April 10 – May 1, 2015

Senior Thesis Exhibit

Featuring the work of graduating Rockford University art majors.

Friday, May 8, 2015
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Exhibition Dates:
May 8 – 17, 2015


Gallery Hours

Tuesday - Thursday: 3:00–6:00 pm
Friday: 12:00-3:00 pm
And by appointment.


The exhibitions in the Rockford University Art Gallery are made possible in part through the generosity of Lon and Richard Behr.