The Illini Union Art Gallery continues the Illini Union's mission to enrich the lives of students and the campus community through the freedom of expression and the value of each individual.

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The Illini Union Art Gallery is proud to feature shows from local and national artists, as well as works from university staff, faculty, and students. All shows are intended to represent the diverse spirit of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The current exhibit schedule is below. 

Apply to showcase artwork for the 2018-2019 academic year. Deadline is May 4, 2018

2018 exhibit schedule

Exhibit Name: Untold
Date: April 18 - May 25, 2018
Artist: Lori Fuller
Opening Reception: Wednesday, April 18, 4:30-6:30 pm 

Exhibit Name: Illini Union Document Services and University Press 100 year anniversary celebration
Date: June 1 - 30, 2018
Artist: Document Services and University Press archival material
Opening Reception: Friday, June 1, 1:30 pm 

Exhibit Name: Oil Paintings by Judy Seyb
Date: August 2 - 30th
Artist:  Judy Seyb
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 2, 4:30-6:30pm

Exhibit Name: "What were you wearing?"
Date: September 6 - 27
Artist: In partnership with the Women's Resources Center
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 6th 4:30-6:30pm

Exhibit Name: In Search of a Chimera
Date: October 4 - 25 
Artist: Roberto Sabas
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 4th 4:30-6:30pm

Exhibit Name: "Light Seeker"
Date: November 1 - 30th
Artist: Champaign Photography Association
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 1st 4:30pm-6:30pm

Exhibit Name: "Some Years Later" 
Date: December 6 - January 31
Artist: Howard Kanter
Opening Reception: Thursday, December 6 4:30-6:30pm

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