Skip navigation


Art Reception and Galleries

Student Art Exhibitions

Galleries on the NIU campus and businesses throughout downtown DeKalb will be exhibiting work by NIU students and community artists at various times between 3 and 8 p.m. All DeKalb and NIU community members are cordially invited to join us at any or all of the receptions.

Noon-6 p.m. NIU Art Museum Altgeld Hall, 1st floor, NIU
3 p.m. Foundation Showcase School of Art & Design, 3rd floor
3-8 p.m. DeKalb High School Art Show Egyptian Theatre, 135 N 2nd Street, DeKalb
3-8 p.m. Jack Olson Gallery School of Art & Design, 2nd floor
3-8 p.m. Art Education Senior Showcase School of Art & Design, 2nd floor
4-6 p.m. Senior BFA Reception Jack Olson, & Gallery 214, 2nd floor, School of Art and Design 
5-7 p.m. Intermediate Studio Students Historic Gurler House, 205 Pine Street, DeKalb
5-7 p.m. Senior BA Exhibition 230 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb
6-8 p.m. Senior BFA Exhibition 215 4th Street, DeKalb

Participating Downtown DeKalb Merchants

The Art Box
308 E Lincoln Highway

118 N 3rd Street

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak Street

Fargo Skateboarding
629 E Lincoln Highway

Poppy Seed Primitives
223 E Lincoln Highway

Eduardo's Mexican Restaurant
214 E Lincoln Highway

Urban Grace
255 E Lincoln Highway


Contact Us

Ellen Andersen
Director of Special Events
President’s Office
Northern Illinois University