General Information
President's Gallery
University Gallery

General Information

Student Art CompetitionThere are two galleries on the CSU campus:
The President's Gallery is located on the 3rd floor of the Cook Administration Building and is open-to-the public during regular office hours Monday through Friday.
The University Gallery is located on 1F, the west entrance of the Williams Science Center Building; hours vary by the event.

The galleries provide at least four to five yearly exhibitions to advance the appreciation and understanding of the visual arts within the University and the community residing in Chicago and vicinity.

The gallery program is actively dedicated to the education of its audience, displaying work by professional artists with accompanying lectures, demonstrations, workshops and catalogs. The galleries provide our students with the ability to study and enjoy original works of art firsthand, and become acquainted with working artists and their practice and ideas. There is an annual juried student competition in the President's Gallery and regular student and professional exhibitions and events in the University Gallery.

Information about the gallery and other events in Art and Design is posted on the Art and Design Facebook page.
Parking on campus is $5.00.

President's Gallery

"Bipolar World: Building Understanding Block by Block"

    Caroline by Stephen FlemisterBipolar World
Monday, September 17, 2012 to Tuesday, October 30, 2012"Bipolar World: Building Understanding Block by Block" The exhibition includes art by Stephen Flemister, Sergio Gomez, Petronilla Hohenwarter, and Myra Velazquez. The artists address interpretations around living bipolar. A diverse group, the artists are Puerto Rican, Mexican, German and African American. Three are Chicago-based painters and one works in sculpture; all reflect their personal challenges and encourage deeper looks into life from the block where they live.


Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 12:30pm

Special Event:

Artists talk at receptionTuesday, September 18, 2012 - 1:00pmPresident's Gallery, Chicago State University 9501 S. King Drive Cook Administration Building, 3rd Floor ChicagoPhone:773-995-3984

Fable DNA Project Exhibition

By Amanda Williams

Amanda Williams artwork

President Gallery
August | September
February | April | September
March | September
January | March | April

University Gallery
2006 | 2007 | 2008 | YUA 2008


University Gallery

The CSU Alumni weekend bring alumni artists to the University Gallery on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 1:30pm until 3pm in the Williams Science Building. A discussion on the "Art of collecting Fine Art" led by Patric McCoy, President of Diasporal Rhythms, a collectors organization dedicated to collecting and promoting living African American artists.