Loyola University Chicago

Fine Arts

Department of Fine and Performing Arts


To see an up-to-date listing of current and upcoming exhibitions within the DFPA, go to our Arts Alive Blog.

We also keep an archive of past productions including past exhibitions in Fine Arts. The most recent years of our exhibitions in the Ralph Arnold Gallery are archived here.

The Ralph Arnold Annex

  • The Ralph Arnold Fine Arts Annex, located at 1131 W. Sheridan Road, is named after Ralph Arnold (1928-2006), former Chicago artist and chairman of Loyola’s Fine Arts department.  With a storefront-style gallery space, a ceramics studio, a metals studio, a sculpture studio, and a dance studio, the Ralph Arnold Fine Arts Annex serves as a combination exhibition and work space for students and faculty.  Throughout the year, the gallery space also hosts several visual arts exhibitions featuring the work of Loyolans, but also that of local and national artists.
  • The annex is open to members of the Loyola community from 8 AM – 10 PM daily.
  • For patrons outside of the Loyola community, the annex is open from 12 – 4 PM on specified Saturdays, and by appointment.
  • For more information, please contact the gallery at ArnoldGallery@luc.edu or 773.508.7510.

The Newhart Promenade

  • The Newhart Promenade is the gallery space of the Newhart Family Theatre. Located after the glass entrance doors, the promenade provides patrons with a comfortable space to enjoy their theatrical experience before, during intermission, and after the performance. The Promenade is open 1–5 PM Wednesday-Friday and closed on weekends.
  • The Gallery is open to the Loyola community during normal business hours Monday-Friday.
  • On Saturdays from 12-4 PM the Gallery is open to the public.