The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery

Art Gallery

"Barn Owl," Acrylic on Canvas
(Won 1st place at The President's 9th Annual Art Exhibit, 2017)

by Angela Morris

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:

Gallery Schedule

January 2018

Annual High School Show

  • On view January 11-18
  • Reception, Jan. 11, 6:30-8:30pm

February/March 2018

"Humanity" by Jelena Berenc

  • On View from February 5-March 16
  • Reception and Gallery Talk - Thursday, February 15, 7-9pm

April 2018

The President's 10th Annual Art Exhibition

The  President's 10th Annual Art Exhibition
  • On View from April 5-26
  • Gallery Talk with Student Artists/Award Winners, Thursday, April 12, 3-4pm
  • Closing Reception and Awards Ceremony - Thursday, April 26, 7-9pm

May 2018

The Senior Capstone Exhibition

  • On View from May 3 - 21
  • Opening Reception - Thursday, May 3, 7-9pm

Summer 2018

"Canned Chance"

  • On View from June 21-August 10
  • Opening Reception - Thursday, June 21, 7-9pm

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