Northern Illinois University (NIU) Art Museum

Galleries Temporarily Closed. To support preventative care efforts on campus and for our community, the Art Museum galleries will continue to remain closed to the public until further notice.

NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition. Due to COVID-19 related schedule changes this exhibition is tentatively extended through November 13, 2020.


Balancing Traditional and Contemporary Art.

The galleries are a space for contemplation and discoveries.

Closed during the summer, between exhibitions and during university holidays. Free and open to the public



Northern Illinois University Altgeld Hall, 1st Fl., West End DeKalb, IL 60115
Dir. Jo Burke
Tu, W, F 10-5; Th 12-7; Su 12-4; and by appt. for group tours. Closed during the summer, between exhibitions and for university holidays.

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