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KSU Downtown Gallery

The KSU Downtown Gallery is located in the heart of downtown Kent, Ohio, adjacent to McKay Bricker.

141 East Main Street, Kent, Ohio

Gallery Hours: 

Mon - Fri.  10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sat. 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Spring 2019 Schedule

2019 Alumni Show 

Jan. 17 - Feb. 16, 2019 

Opening reception: Friday, Jan. 18, 5-7 p.m. 

Kent State National Ceramics Invitational

Featuring: Soojin Choi, Gabrielle Graber, Andrew Stansbury, and Michelle Laxalt 

Feb. 21 - March 23, 2019 

Opening reception: Friday, Feb. 22, 5-7 p.m. 

Going to Ground

April 3 - 13, 2019

Opening reception: Friday, April 5, 5-7 p.m.

Going to Ground is an exchange organized for the Southern Graphics Council International by Alison Judd and Anna Gaby-Trotz. This curated body of work includes prints by 15 artists and focuses on the notion that land is something that we use to mark other losses against and that through a visceral approach to observing, studying and documenting specific locations we can be witness to change.

Participants: Mark Bovey, Elizabeth D' Agostino, Agata Derda, Lisa Drost, Arron Foster, Anna Gaby-Trotz, Tiffany Hokanson, Jill Ho-You, James Hunter, Heather Huston, Liz Ingram, Alison Judd, Colin Lyons, Nicholas Satinover, and Kelsey Stephenson


University-wide art competition with cash prizes!  Juried by Michelle Grabner.

April 18 - May 3, 2019 

Opening reception and awards - Thursday, April 18, 5-7 p.m.

National Small Works Exhibition 

July 15 - August 15, 2019