Clayton Staples Gallery

A source of creative inspirtaion just down the hall.

This gallery, named in honor of Notable American painter Clayton H. Staples and WSU art school director from 1930-1950, features a robust schedule of contemporary art exhibitions of emerging and established artists. Clayton Staples Gallery also serves as a venue for BFA and MFA graduation shows. The importance of this exhibition space is to serve as a creative incubator for ADCI students, Wichita State and the community.

Location: 2nd floor McKnight Art Center, room 215
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm, closed university holidays
Admission: FREE

Fall 2016 Exhibition Schedule

Aug. 29 – Oct. 7, 2016:   Wichita Common Humanity Art for Peace, Art Exhibition & Silent Auction

Lecture by visiting artist Dr. Ahmed Fadaam 9/28/16 from 5 – 6 pm, and the closing reception is from 5 – 7  p.m. in Clayton Staples Gallery.

Featuring visiting Iraqi artist Dr. Ahmed Fadaam currently teaching at Elon University in North Carolina.

Oct. 17 – Dec.9, 2016:  Peter Kingstone, Hosted by Photo Media
Lecture: TBA

Hanve an idea for an exhibtion? Submit a proposal.

Clayton Staples Gallery always accepts submissions for exhibitions. Honoraria are available. Submit materials for review to Lisa Rundstrom at: lisa.rundstrom@wichita.edu

Gallery floorplan found here.