The UCC Art Gallery is located in the Whipple Fine Arts Center. The 1,100 square foot space features six exhibits during the academic year. There is also the mezzanine gallery on the second floor of Whipple that features student art work on a continuous basis. Both galleries feature exhibits in a variety of media, including ceramics, drawing, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. The major purpose and function of the Art Gallery is to exhibit quality works of art for the education and cultural benefit of the students of UCC and the citizens of Douglas County.
May 14 - June 1, 2018
Annual Student Art Exhibit
This exhibit features more than 100 pieces of art made by transfer art class students during the 2017-18 academic year. This year sees the return of the popular Viewer’s Choice award. Please take time to vote for your favorite work before Thursday, May 24. The popular vote winner will receive a $100 cash award.
There will be an awards reception on Thursday, May 24, from 12:30 to 2 p.m.
Spotlight on Student Success : Alex Crabaugh
UCC graduate pursues dreams of Art at Portland State University.
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Did you know that UCC features the largest public art collection in Douglas County? The College's Permanent Art Collection is an important part of the Art Gallery mission. Over 70 artworks are on display in public spaces across campus. Collected artists are regionally and internationally renowned, and offer varied perspectives of contemporary art practices in the Pacific Northwest.
The Gallery program includes purchases of art that are contained in a Permanent Art Collection throughout the campus, both indoors and out.
Hours & Information
Free and open to the public.
The Art Gallery at UCC
Whipple Fine Arts Center
Hours: 10am-4pm, Monday-Friday (Also open during events at Centerstage Theatre)
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