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The emphasis of the CVPA Campus Gallery is given to works that celebrate the talents and creativity of members of the CVPA community.

Gallery hours are Monday-Thursday 10:00am-4:00pm, Friday 10:00am-12:00pm. These hours are through the academic year when classes are in session. The gallery is closed in the summer. All CVPA Campus Gallery programming (including exhibitions, receptions, and lectures) is free of charge and open to the public.

The CVPA Campus Gallery is located on the main campus of UMass Dartmouth at 285 Old Westport Road, North Dartmouth. The gallery can be found on the first floor of the Visual and Performing Arts building. Patrons are advised to use parking lot 7. For more information, please contact Viera Levitt at

Exhibition Proposal Guidelines - PDF file


Exhibition dates may vary slightly. Please check CVPA Calendar of Events to varify dates, times and exhibition receptions.

1/25/16 - 2/6/16

Emerging Young Artist 2016 Invitational Exhibition

Closing Reception and Awards Ceremony: Sat, Feb 6, 1–3 PM

2/11/16 - 3/3/16

Weaving with Light
Interactive exhibition designed by CVPA students reflecting New Bedford's rich history of textile industry that was presented at 2015 SOFA Chicago
Reception: Thursday, Feb 18, 4–6 pm, Artist Talk at 5 PM

3/9/16 - 4/4/16

Together: Junior Design Exhibition

Student work from Graphic Design, Illustration, Digital Media, and Photography
Reception: Thursday, March 10, 4–6 pm, Artist Talk at 5 PM

4/12/16 - 4/30/16

Women's Art Communities and Modern American Culture (1870-1940)
Art History Senior Seminar Exhibition
Reception: Wed, Apr 20, 4–6 PM, Artist Talk at 5 PM

5/7/16 - 5/15/16

Senior Design Exhibition
Graphic Design, Photography, Illustration, and Digital Media (gallery and CVPA building) 
Open on Sat, May 7, 12–4 PM, Reception: 2–4 PM

Open on Fri, May 13, following Commencement Ceremony

6/10/16 - 6/11/16

Art All-State Artist Mentors
 and Students Exhibition
16 artist-mentors working with high school juniors
for the Art All-State program (gallery and studios)
Closing reception: Saturday June 11, 2 – 4 PM