The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery

Art Gallery

"The Way Life Goes," Acrylic on Canvas
(Won 3rd place at The President's 10th Annual Art Exhibition, 2018)

by Zachary Meredith


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: swainna@lewisu.edu.

Gallery Schedule

November 2018

Ilie Vaduva

  • On view November 1-30
  • Reception and Gallery Talk - Thursday, November 8, 7-9pm

December 2018

The Senior Capstone Exhibition

  • On view December 6-17
  • Reception - Thursday, December 6, 7-9pm

January 2019

Annual High School Show

  • On view January 10-17
  • Reception and Awards Ceremony – Thursday, January 10, 6:30- 7:30pm

February/March 2019

"Artitude" - Mary N. Carnahan, Lisa Colleen, Barbara Eberhard, Mary T. Ehrler, Joe Hadamik, Robert Ryan, Michael Veltman

  • On view February 11-March 22
  • Reception and Gallery Talk – Thursday, February 21, 7-9pm

April 2019

President's 11th Annual Art Exhibition

  • On view April 4-26
  • Gallery Talk at Celebration of Scholarship, Thursday, April 11, time TBD
  • Reception and Awards Ceremony – Thursday, April 25, 7-9pm

May 2019

Senior Capstone Art Exhibition

  • On view May 2-20
  • Reception – Thursday, May 2, 7-9pm

Gallery Hours

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