Named for its generous donors, Bob and Marty Christopher, the Christopher Art Gallery is located on the main campus of Prairie State College. The gallery hosts six to eight shows per year, featuring local, regional and national artists, as well as student works. Gallery Director, Beth Shadur, recommends programming and often acts as curator for shows.
Christopher Art Gallery Director
Prairie State College
2017 Skyway Juried Art Exhibition
Featuring: Ceramics, Drawing, Design, Electronic Imagery,
Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture
College of Lake County, Elgin Community College, McHenry County College, Moraine Valley Community College,
Morton College, Oakton Community College, Prairie State College, Waubonsee Community College
Mar. 6 - Apr. 8, 2017
Saturday, Apr. 8
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Awards at 12 p.m.
Each year, students from various community colleges submit for this juried competition,
and works chosen are exhibited at one of the colleges. This year, it is hosted at
Christopher Art Gallery Regular Hours:
Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday: Evening 5 - 7 p.m.
By appointment, phone (708) 709-3636