Sponsors & Partners


The exhibitions and programs of the NIU Art Museum are sponsored in part by the Illinois Arts Council Agency; the Friends of the NIU Art Museum; and the College of Visual and Performing Arts' Season Presenting Sponsor Shaw Media.

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Friends of the Art Museum
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The DATA Exhibition Suite is sponsored in part by Northern Public Radio WNIJ/WNIU. Artwork and objects for the DATA exhibition suite are on loan from the exhibiting artists; the James B. and Rosalyn L. Pick Museum of Anthropology; the Map Collection of the Rare Books and Special Collections and the Regional History Center and University Archives, Founders Memorial Library at NIU.

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Sustaining Members

Thank you to our Sustaining Members whose reliable support is essential for the Museum’s continued success. Thank you for your generous commitments!


Sponsor Members

Renie Adams
Rudolf & Ingeborg Bisanz
Peggy Burke & Ed Wietecha
Susan Carter & Robert Sabin
John & Nancy Castle
Edward & Donna Flanagan
Lesley Gilbert
Stephen & Deborah Haliczer
Janet Hathaway
Steven A. Johnson
Thom & Carol Kapheim
Donna M. & Jerry A. Leonard
Jerry & Miriam Meyer
James & Dianne Moss
Nicholas Noe
Mary B. Olson
Peter Olson
Patricia Perkins
Brian Reis & Mary E. LaClair
Morley & Maureen Russell
Dan & Virginia Seymour
Terri Smialek
Marian Swenson
Dr. Patricia S. Vary
Lynne M. Waldeland

Patron Members

Douglas Baker & Dana Stover
Michael & Elaine Bennett
Mary-Glynn & John Boies
Colin & Deborah Booth
Jo Burke
Natalie J. Calhoun
Norden Gilbert & Ben Thomas
Richard Grott
Paul & Kit Kassel
Ronald G. Klein
Carol Luc
Beth & Harvey Plotnick
Darsha Primich & Robert Fleisher
Catherine Raymond & Alan Potkin
Sally Stevens
Promod & Anju Vohra
Christine Worley & Peter J. Hood

Benefactor Members

Richard & Thecla Cooler
Larry & Carmeda Gregory
Jerry & Annette Johns
Dr. Anne C. Kaplan
Richard & Kathleen Katz
John & Barbara Peters

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Gallery Hours

Currently closed for installation.

Open to the public
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Noon - 7 p.m. Thursday
Noon - 4 p.m. Sunday

By appointment for group tours.
Closed during the summer, between exhibitions and during university holidays.