The College of Art and Design hosts rotating exhibitions in a variety of gallery spaces both on and off campus that feature the creative work of students, faculty, alumni and more. Students who work as staff in the gallery spaces have the opportunity to collaborate with exhibiting artists, assist with preparation and installation of shows and learn about managing a gallery space — gaining valuable experience in a dynamic, professional setting.
Spring 2021 Exhibitions
With our Bevier Gallery and William Harris Gallery serving as instructional spaces to accommodate unique space needs during COVID-19, RIT City Art Space is hosting all thesis and capstone exhibitions this spring. City Art Space, located at 280 East Main St. (Sibley Tower, first floor) in downtown Rochester, is open 1-5 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, with extended hours on Fridays (9 p.m.) starting in March.
The main on-campus exhibition venue for RIT’s College of Art and Design, Bevier Gallery hosts rotating exhibitions that feature the creative work of students, faculty, alumni and more. Photo by Matteo Bracco.
Formerly Gallery r, RIT City Art Space is the College of Art and Design’s premier exhibition and event venue located in the heart of downtown Rochester. Displaying the work of students, faculty, alumni and more, City Art Space invites the Rochester community to engage with RIT through creativity. Photo by Matteo Bracco.
RIT’s primary venue for the interpretive display of photography, photo-based art and moving media, William Harris Gallery supports the educational goals of the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences and maintains an academic year of exhibitions, receptions and artist talks. Photo by Matteo Bracco.