POLY-WAVE: Seeds of Color and Shape

Visit the UIS Visual Arts Gallery for our newest exhibition, "POLY-WAVE: Seeds of Color and Shape." An opening reception will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 5:30 PM - 8 PM; hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served throughout the evening. The exhibition will be on view from Thursday, September 22 through Thursday, October 20, 2022.

Dennis Williams: Prominent 19th Century African American Artist in Springfield, Illinois

The Sangamon Experience invites the public to addend Dennis Williams: Prominent 19th Century African American Artist in Springfield, Illinois, a presentation by Mary Frances and funded by Illinois Humanities. Discover Dennis Williams's world by exploring his life's meaning, value, and impact. In-person registration: https://forms.uofi.uis.edu/sec/1004938388

Making Our History: Artists Render Lincoln’s Legacies

Join the Visual Arts Gallery between August 11, 2022 through September 18, 2022 for an exhibition featuring artwork by local artists from Illinois. Artwork for this exhibition will be spread between the VA Gallery, the Springfield Art Association M.G. Nelson Family Gallery, and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. An art crawl between the three locations will be happening during the opening reception on August 11, 2022 starting at 4:30 PM at the ALP Library, then 5:00 PM at the SAA, and ending with the VA Gallery at 5:30 PM.

OVER/LOOK Gallery Reception

OVER/LOOK Reception

The UIS Visual Arts Gallery presents “OVER/LOOK,” a mixed media exhibition of works by graduating seniors from the UIS Visual Arts Department. “OVER/LOOK” will open on Monday, April 25 and run through Thursday, May 12. A reception will be held in the UIS  Visual Arts Gallery from 5 :30-8 p.m. Thursday, April 28. This event is free and open to the public.

Crafts & Paths - Spring 2021

Ready for some DIY fun? The UIS Career Development Center will guide you through making a no-sew pillow and show you an online resource that can help guide your career path. Both the pillow kit (we have 6 different options) and the online resource are FREE. But we have a limited number of kits, so get yours ASAP!