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December 5 - December 8
Exhibition of work by NIU School of Art students receiving BFA degrees with emphasis in ceramics, drawing, fiber, Illustration, metalwork and jewelry, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and time arts.
Juried Grad Show
November 18 - December 7
Work by current NIU School of Art MFA and MA students.
High School Invitational
October 24 - Novmber 5
Exhibition of work by high school students from northern Illinois.
Inked: Tattoo Imagery in Contemporary Art
August 29 - October 13
Featured artists Jeff Crisman, Glen C. Davies, Gary Dobry, Ellen Greene, Maren Erwin, Michael Ferris Jr. & Mitch O' Connell utilize the universality of tattoo imagery as a means for expression.
Curated by Agnes Ma and Peter Van Ael.
Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition
April 11 - 27
Annual juried exhibition of work by current NIU School of Art undergraduate and graduate students, sponsored by Blick Art Materials.
NIU Triennial Printmaking Invitational
February 16 - March 25
Artists: Tim Dooley, Aaron Wilson, Chris Dacre, and John Hitchcock
An exhibition of artists whose works incorporate printmaking, mixed media and installation.
New and Renew: New Faculty and Sabbatical Biennial
January 20 - February 3
An exhibition of work by new and sabbatical NIU School of Art faculty: Billie Giese, Alexsandra Giza, Catherine Raymond, and Charlotte Rollman.