The Laura A. Sprague Art Gallery is located on the first floor of J-Building (J-1004).
For more information, or for gallery presentations, contact Joe Milosevich, Gallery Director, by calling (815) 280-2423 or (815) 280-2223.
Receptions and Guest Speakers to be announced. These exhibitions and related activities are free and open to the public.
Hours, September, 2016 - May, 2017:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm, Monday through Friday
Hours, May 15 -June 29, 2017:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm, Monday through Thursday
Fall 2016 Exhibitions
September 12-October 15
Joe B. Milosevich: Retrospective Retirement Exhibition
An exhibition featuring mixed media collages and collected object assemblages spanning the years 1979-2016. Upon retirement in 2017, Professor Milosevich will have Studio Art and been Director of the Laura A. Sprague Art Gallery at Joliet Junior College for 38 years.
November 7-23 and November 28-December 9
Joliet Junior College Area High School Art Exhibition
An annual display of artwork from area high schools. An evening Awards Ceremony, Reception, and Visual Arts Open House will be held in conjunction with this exhibition on December 1.
Spring 2017 Exhibitions
January 17-February 10
Jessica Harvey: Arrows of the Dawn
This exhibition of photographs investigates experiments in Utopian living through the Byrdcliffe Colony, which was a community for artists, started at the beginning of the 20th Century in Woodstock, New York. The focus of this project is abstractly based on the story of the under-recognized matriarch of the community, Jane Byrd McCall Whitehead and her relationship to nature, spirituality, and the failed Utopian vision she had for herself and her family.
Joliet Junior College Studio Art Faculty Exhibition
The exhibit will include drawing, painting, metalsmithing, sculptures and digital photography works of art created by full time and adjunct art faculty at Joliet Junior College.
April 24-June 29
Joliet Junior College Art Students' Juried Exhibition
The annual competitive exhibition of student work from studio art classes at Joliet Junior College. Cash awards for this show are made possible from funding provided by John and Laura Kingsbury to the Joliet Junior College Foundation. An evening Juror's Critique, Awards Ceremony, Reception, and Visual Arts Open House will be held in conjunction with this exhibition on May 4.