The Schmucker Art Gallery is a lively art space that displays seven to eight different exhibitions each year. Included in the gallery calendar are shows by local, national, and international contemporary artists, a faculty exhibition, a student exhibition, the annual senior art major show, and traveling exhibits of works selected from public and private collections.

Below are images from past exhibits displayed at the Schmucker Art Gallery as well as gallery talks, receptions, and other events for each exhibit. Check out the Gallery's website for more information about current and upcoming exhibits, or this page on the Cupola for recordings of gallery lectures and talks.


Browse the Art Gallery Events & Talks Collections:

William Clutz: Crossings

Bodies in Conflict: From Gettysburg to Iraq

Juried Student Exhibition 2016

El Centro at the Gallery

Paul Strand and Manuel Álvarez Bravo: Photography in Mexico

The Figure in Art: Selections from the Gettysburg College Collection

"Pray for the People Who Feed You": Voices of Pauper Children in the Industrial Age

(Un)governed Spaces: A Panorama of Afghanistan

Juried Student Exhibition 2015

Art, Artifact, Archive: African-American Experiences in the 19th Century

Identities: African-American Art from the Petrucci Family Foundation

Method and Meaning: Selections from the Gettysburg College Collection

Els Geelen: Roots

Michael Scoggins: When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Senior Art Majors Exhibition 2014

Juried Student Exhibition 2014

Glenn Ligon: Narratives (Disembark) Suite

Out of Rubble

Field and Factory: Chinese Revolutionary Posters

Michael Birkner '72 and Robin Wagner Art and Photography Acquisition Fund

Manazher: Views from the Middle East

Melissa Ichiuji: In the Flesh

10th Annual Adams County Arts Council Juried Art Exhibition

Juried Student Exhibition 2013

Steve Pearson: Gamut of Hues

Judy Chicago: The Birth Project

Kara Walker: Harper's Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated)


A Tale of Two Cities: Eugene Atget's Paris and Berenice Abbott's New York

Senior Capstone 2012

Juried Student Exhibition 2012

After-School Session with Education Students

Kate Stewart: Heaven

Jim Agard: A Retrospective

Lisa Blas: Meet me at the Mason Dixon

Juried Student Exhibition 2011

Juried Student Exhibition 2010

Juried Student Exhibition 2009

POSADA: Jose Guadalupe Posada and the Mexican Penny Press

Juried Student Exhibition and Juror's Exhibition Laura Amussen: Nourish

Methods of Nature: Landscapes from the Gettysburg College Collection

Conversations: Studio Art Faculty Exhibition

Art Gallery Talks