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.

Illinois Arts Agency
Friends of the Art Museum
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Artwork and objects for Transparent Factors in Form and Content and Vanishing Art from Myanmar: The Buddhist Reverse Glass Painting Tradition exhibitions are on loan from the exhibiting artists, the Burma Art Collection at NIU and the NIU Art Museum Collections.

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

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
Ronald G. Klein
Jerry & Miriam Meyer
Mrs. William Monat
James & Dianne Moss
Nicholas Noe
Peter Olson
Mary B. Olson
Patricia Perkins
Brian Reis & Mary E. LaClair
Morley & Maureen Russell
Dan & Virginia Seymour
Terri Smialek
Marian Swenson
Patricia S. Vary
Lynne M. Waldeland

Patron Members

Douglas Baker & Dana Stover
Michael & Elaine Bennett
Mary-Glynn & John Boies
Deborah & Colin Booth
Jo Burke
Natalie J. Calhoun
Norden Gilbert & Ben Thomas
Richard Grott
Dr. Anne C. Kaplan
Paul & Kit Kassel
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
Richard & Kathleen Katz
John and Barbara Peters

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Altgeld Hall 116

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Gallery Hours

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.