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The University Gallery is a contemporary art gallery that serves the Art & Design Department, the University of Massachusetts Lowell, as well as the city of Lowell and the greater Merrimack Valley Region. The gallery hosts 4-6 major exhibitions each year, including the biannual B.F.A. show featuring the senior projects from the Art & Design studios. From emerging artists to seasoned practitioners with national and international reputations, the University Gallery's exhibition program showcases a broad variety of artistic approaches, media and content reflecting the curricula of the Art & Design program and enhancing the cultural environment of the community and surrounding area. 

The University Gallery is located on the 1st floor of Mahoney Hall at 870 Broadway Street, Lowell.

Gallery Exhibitions: Admission is free and opening receptions usually include a lecture by the curator or exhibiting artist.

UML Exhibit: Young Min Moon
Young Min Moon
Some Sense of Order, detail
20170328, 2017, 38 X 46 cm, oil on linen

Current Exhibit

Some Sense of Order
Young Min Moon

Dates of exhibit: Oct. 18 - Nov. 17, 2018
Artist talk: Wednesday, Nov. 17, 3:30 p.m., O'Leary Library Room 222
Reception: Follows in the University Gallery, Mahoney Hall, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Young Min Moon's website

Read the Some Sense of Order Press Release (pdf).

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  • Monday – Wednesday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Thursday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Closed during school breaks.


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Fall 2018

December 1, 2018 - December 21, 2019
High School Show
Schedule drop off for Saturday - Nov. 17 (Location TBD) 
Reception Sunday, December 2

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Friday, January 4, 2019
Fall BFA Exhibition 2018
Last Day of Classes Dec. 13, Reading day Dec. 14
Critiques Friday, Dec. 14 & Mon., Dec. 17, 3 - 9:30 p.m.
BFA Reception Tuesday, Dec. 18, 5 - 7 p.m.

January 22, 2019 - March 5, 2019
Save the Date!
University Gallery, Spring 2019
404 International Festival of Art and Technology
Performances & Symposium: Feb. 6 - 9
404 International Festival of Art and Technology website

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