Art Gallery

The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery

Art Gallery

"Coffee Break" (Won 1st place at The President's 7th Annual Art Exhibition, 2015)
by Larissa Barnat

Mission Statement

The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery fosters opportunities for patrons to experience original works of visual art created by national, regional, and local artists, including members of the Lewis University community.  Exhibitions and other programming will promote aesthetic understanding consistent with the mission of Lewis University.  It welcomes collaborative and interdisciplinary programming that will encourage patronage and which will enhance its reputation. Its primary mission is education but it will also provide additional initiatives in alignment with other well-respected university art galleries.

Feel free to contact the Gallery Coordinator, Natalie Swain, with any questions:

Schedule for Summer / Fall 2015

All Receptions and Gallery Talks are free and open to the public.


Senior Capstone Art Exhibition

  • Duration April 30-May 17
  • Reception April 30, 7-9pm


The Lewis University Permanent Art Collection

  • Duration June 1 - August 14
  • Reception July 23 7-9pm


Artist and Alumna Jenny Chi

  • Duration  August 31- September 27
  • Reception and Gallery Talk  September 17,  7-9pm


Artist Ana Zanic

  • Duration  October 1-25
  • Gallery Talk October 15, 3-4pm
  • Reception  October 22, 7-9pm


Artist Gabrielle Garland

  • Duration  November  2-24
  • Gallery Talk  November 12, 3-4pm
  • Reception  November 19, 7-9pm


Senior Capstone Exhibition

  • Duration  December 10-21
  • Reception  December 10, 7-9pm

Coming in 2016 - Dates TBD


The President's 8th Annual Art Exhibition


Artists Helen Mayer Jones and Azadeh Hussaini


Photographer Robert Gerhardt


Senior Capstone Art Exhibition

Gallery Hours

  • 9am - 9pm daily
  • Closed during Fall, Christmas and Spring Breaks