Galleries

Porter Butts Gallery

2nd Floor Memorial Union

Gallery hours: 10am-8pm

  • 898 square feet
  • 115 running feet
  • 12 foot ceilings
  • Walls are plywood covered by drywall painted white
  • Floors are finished natural wood
  • There are 3 movable walls that provide an additional 47.5 running feet (including sides of walls)
  • Track lighting is provided (enough fixtures are available for a general wash and selected spot lighting)
  • No hang points from ceiling
  • This gallery does not feature any facility furnished AV equipment

 

 

 

NEW Class of 1925 Gallery

2nd Floor Memorial Union

Gallery hours: 10am-8pm

  • 696 square feet
  • 90 running feet
  • 8.5 foot ceilings
  • Walls are plywood covered by drywall painted white
  • Floors are engineered maple wood flooring 
  • Lighting is a mix of MR-16 track fixtures and LED downlight recessed can fixtures
  • No hang points from ceiling
  • This gallery does not feature any facility furnished AV equipment

 

 

 

Lakefront on Langdon Gallery

Lakefront on Langdon Gallery

1st Floor Memorial Union

Gallery hours: Building hours 

  • 57 running feet
  • Recessed display area, max height of 46"
  • Works must be wired for hanging and behind glass/plexiglass
  • Hanging system uses pre-set  brackets within a rail (set hang height, adjustable width)
  • Track lighting provided
  • Very visible gallery space in high traffic area of facility, curved to mimic flow of the space
  • This gallery does not feature any facility furnished AV equipment

 

 

 

 

 

Gallery 1308

Lakefront on Langdon Gallery

1st Floor Union South

Gallery hours: building open time until 10pm daily

  • 900 square feet
  • 108 running feet
  • 12 foot ceilings, exposed mechanicals painted onyx 
  • Walls are plywood covered by drywall painted matte white
  • Floors are dark brown terrazzo
  • Three square lighting grids featuring a mix of MR-16 and Par30 fixtures
  • 3 groups of 4 hang points coordinated with the track lighting for a total of 12 hang points, supporting a 500lb load at each point
  • Discrete sound system with mono speakers, subwoofer, power amp, 5 disc CD changer, mp3 dock, mic input wall panel.  System provides one sound wash to entire facility (non-segmentable).
  • Single ceiling mounted short throw 5000 lumen projector (Sanyo PLC-WTC500L) with a .8 lens (LNS-W11) with 1 blu-ray player in closet AV rack.  This projector has limited zoom capability due to the width of the gallery, so it is designed for standard aspect ratio video art.

 

 


 

     

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