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

Summer 2018

"Canned Chance"

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

August/September 2018

"Doni Doni," by Gretchen Beck

  • On view August 27-September 21
  • Reception and Gallery Talk - Thursday, September 20, 7-9pm

October 2018

Paul Schranz

  • On view October 1-26
  • Reception and Gallery Talk – Thursday, October 11, 7-9pm 

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

Gallery Hours

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