Art Galleries

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Graduating Art Sudio BFA students exhibit works in a variety of locations on campus, throughout Bellingham and Seattle, and beyond.

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A student-run exhibition space within the Fine Arts Building, the B Gallery is run by a volunteer team of Western students and a department faculty advisor. It is a safe, professional space for Western students to independently and creatively exhibit their work. It is an ideal space for artists to organize what is often their first exhibition.


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Art Drop Mini is a collaborative project conducted by the art department’s professional practices class, showcasing affordable, handmade art! The project makes available student artworks and in turn provides scholarship funding for art department students.

gallery director displays prints of Warhol's Mao

The art museum of Western Washington University provides free access to a wide range of contemporary art

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Western’s Campus Sculpture Collection is nationally renowned, with important works by distinguished American and European sculptors of the late 20th century to the present.

Photo Credit: Manuel R. del Pozo

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For advising and information about the Department of Art & Art History, email us or call 360-650-3660.