JULY 15 TO JULY 30, 2011
Reception and open house
Sunday, July 17
1 - 5 p.m.
a tour of the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park will be available at 2 p.m.
free and open to the public

FINDING THE LINE - Artwork by Jeff Stevenson made during and inspired by the Ragdale Residency.
As a thank you to GSU for support that made the Ragdale Residency possible, this exhibition features the 42" x 360" (3.5 foot x 30 foot) mixed media work on paper titled Finding the Line, and additional pieces made by artist Jeff Stevenson during and since the April residency.


JULY 5 - JULY 12, 2011

Graduate thesis exhibition by Wayon Collins, "Don't Shoot the Messenger" will be on display in the Visual Arts Gallery at Governors State University from July 5, 2011 to July 12, 2011. The exhibit and the closing reception on Tuesday, July 12 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. are free and open to the public.

Collins' work explores current events and crisis through comic inspired screen printed posters and intaglio printed portraits of real life characters he thinks you should know.

Gallery Hours:
M/W 2-4:30
T/Th/F 5-9
Saturday Noon-5
by appointment 708.534.4021, email

Brainstorm 2011

CLOSING RECEPTION Saturday, June 25, 2011
4:30 - 7
(awards at 6)
free and open to the public

48 works of art by 28 artists from 13 states were selected by the distinguished jurors Allison Peters Quinn (Hyde Park Art Center, Director of Exhibitions) and Whitney Tassie (Monique Meloche Gallery Director) to fit the show's theme: artwork that documents,
analyzes and/or is inspired by intellectual activity, thought processes, dysfunction, and/or problem solving of the human mind.

Paul Stephenson

"People, Places, and Cars"
May 11-18
Reception on Monday, May 16, 2011 from 6-9pm
Gallery Hours:
Tues, Thurs, Fri - 5-9pm
Sat - noon-5pm
by appointment